Don Butto, Co-Founder/CEO and Director of IT (Head Geek)
Don has been in the IT industry for over 20 years and is a Desert Storm veteran. After serving in the USAF as Unix Network System Administrator/Programmer in support of the 9th Air Force Intel Squadron, Don worked as an IT Consultant filling project team roles such as, Unix application support at AT&T/NCR, Database Modeler/Manager at General Dynamics, E10K System Administrator at Becton Dickinson (BD), and as the United States Project Manger of New Technology at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). Don started developing web-based applications in 1998 at which time he co-founded CO2 Consulting Group, Inc.
Rita Daniels, Co-Founder/President and Director of introLinks Network
Rita earned her Associates Degree in Pre-Engineering and then a Bachelors in Textile Technology at NC State University in just 2 years. Her first employment straight out of college was as a departmental manager of two departments in Operations and Planning at a textile manufacturing plant in South Carolina. After moving to the RTP area of North Carolina she consulted with a major logistics company by organizing their invoice backlog and designed and implemented new process and tracking procedures. Rita now continues to wear several hats as CFO of CO2 Consulting Group and as the Director of operations of the entire IntroLinks Network Program.