Director, Splunk Services/IT
Braden Pitts is the Director of Splunk Services & Information Technology for Kinney Group, responsible for the strategic direction, vision, growth, and performance of Kinney Group’s Splunk Professional Services, Managed Services, Technical Support, and Internal IT Services.
As a seasoned professional with 10+ years of industry experience, Braden is known for his abilities to bridge the gap between business outcomes and technical objectives. He most recently served as a technology leader overseeing the operation of mission critical systems and applications responsible for the operation of approximately one-third of the United States power grid. Before that, Braden served as a Continual Service Improvement lead at a fortune 500 software company where he worked one-on-one with customers and developers to bring dramatic usability and reliability improvements to a SaaS communications platform.
Braden holds multiple industry certifications from Splunk, AWS, GIAC, Pure Storage, Cisco, CompTia, Axelos, ServiceNow, and TestOut. In addition to his certifications Braden is a licensed Amateur Radio Operator (KD9SPC), and holds a degree and technical certificate in Information Technology from Ivy Tech College of Central Indiana.