Seth Penland

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Seth launched Bluewave Technology Group in 2016 to simplify the technology purchasing process for companies by saving them considerable time and costs over the traditional procurement process. Seth also formed Evergreen Technology Partners, an advisory and investment firm specializing in transactions related to telecom and information technology services businesses, including master-agencies, sub-agencies, managed services providers and value-added resellers.

Throughout his career, Seth has focused on providing forethought and strategic advice to companies. Prior to Bluewave Technology Group and Evergreen Technology Partners, Seth held leadership positions at B. Riley & Co., J.P. Morgan, Bank of America, and other financial institutions. Seth has a BS in Applied Economics from University of San Francisco and an MBA from The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.

Wayne Dietrich

Chief Operations Officer

Prior to joining Bluewave Technology Group, Wayne served as Chief Operating Officer at Element Critical, a North American data center company. Before Element Critical, Wayne was the Chief Sales Officer for Cologix, a North American data center and interconnection company. Wayne brings 25 years of diverse experience in executive sales leadership, global strategic alliances, technical operations, business development, channel optimization, and go-to-market execution across data center, telecommunications, enterprise, logistics & manufacturing, and research & development environments through careers at Ciena, Siemens Enterprise Communications (now Unify), Level 3 (now Lumen), Qwest (now Lumen), Lucent (now Alcatel-Lucent), AT&T, and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

He holds a BS in Healthy Physics from Bloomsburg University and an MS from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Kevin Burke

Chief Financial Officer

Prior to Bluewave, Kevin served as Senior Vice President and Commercial Group Leader at Savage Services Corporation, a global supply chain and logistics service provider. In this role, he oversaw commercial and corporate development activities for Savage’s energy and infrastructure sectors. Prior to this, Kevin held various senior financial, strategy, and operational roles at Savage. Kevin has worked in strategy, corporate development, and finance in various industries including Private Equity, Telecommunication, Technology, and Energy.

Kevin also spent three years with management consulting firm Bain & Company where he advised C-level executives on a variety of business strategy topics. Kevin holds a BS in Accounting from Brigham Young University and an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. Kevin is a licensed CPA (retired) in Washington State.

Lisa Guillaume

Chief Marketing Officer

Prior to joining Bluewave Technology Group, Lisa served as Vice President of Marketing at Quench Water, a Culligan company, leading marketing, sales operations, and inside sales. Prior to Quench, Lisa was the Chief Marketing Officer for Cologix, a North American data center and interconnection company. Lisa has also held strategic leadership roles in product and marketing at Relay Network, DigitalGlobe (now Maxar), Level 3 Communications (now Lumen), and Sterling Rice Group. Lisa was recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the “Top 15 Women Changing the Face of Technology.” She holds a BS in Marketing Management from Virginia Tech and an MBA from American University.


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