Clayton Cobb, Vice President Western US Business and Tribal Organizations
Clayton Cobb is Vice President for Western US Business and Tribal Organizations. In addition, Clayton directs are Native American Government, Gaming and Alaskan Native industry market. Clayton is responsible for expanding Planet’s geographical footprint in new territories. Working closely with Planet’s public sector strategy leads, Clayton and his teams’ efforts have contributed an additional 30% in overall revenue since starting this division in 2008 – a staggering accomplishment.
Clayton, is recognized as a leading SharePoint architect, a current Microsoft SharePoint Server MVP and former InfoPath MVP who is very active in the SharePoint community. Clayton has coordinated and led two SharePoint Saturday Denver events and actively co-leads the Colorado SharePoint User Group. Additionally, Clayton has spoken at many conferences and user groups over the last few years in order to share his knowledge and gain new friends who share the same passion for technology.
Before joining Planet Technologies, Clayton was employed by Booz Allen Hamilton, providing general IT consulting in the DOD space, primarily on the Intelligence side. Clayton spent 6 years at BAH after a tour in the U.S. Marine Corps where he served as a Sergeant in the Signals Intelligence field. Clayton has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Networking from Strayer University and is working towards his Master of Business Administration degree at Johns Hopkins University.
Clayton is an avid fan of the University of Alabama and races his Mitsubishi Evo in his free time (drag, autocross, and circuit).