Dina Nelson-Gonzalez

Vice President, Global & Strategic Markets

 Dina Nelson is a business development leader and transformation strategist with a track record of delivering business-outcomes-based solutions for global enterprise customers. Dina is the Vice President of Global and Strategic Markets at Cyber Defense Labs (CDL), a full lifecycle information security service provider helping companies manage, detect and respond to today’s cyber risks.

Over a 20-year career in the IT industry, Dina has held a number of strategic sales leadership roles serving Global 2000 clients for some of the world’s leading global communications and managed services firms, including Verizon Enterprise Solutions, BT Global Services and AT&T.

Previously, she was a Global Solutions Executive at Verizon Enterprise Solutions, where she developed integrated technology solutions and service delivery programs to help clients grow their revenue streams, improve business processes and manage risk and compliance. Dina specializes in CPG, Pharma, Retail, Hospitality and Distribution verticals.

Dina splits her time between Chicago and Nashville. She and husband, Steve, are proud parents of daughters Alex and Hayley, and son Matthew. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, running and volunteering for several non-profit organizations that serve at-risk and low income youth in her area.