Our Team

Board of Directors

Tom Duff

Tom Duff is a jack-of-all-trades internet nerd. He has over 13 years of experience working for and with ISPs and data center providers. He is a founding member of PhillyIX, and currently serves as President of our Board of Directors, handling the day-to-day business matters for the IX, as well as most provisioning, systems administration, troubleshooting and repair. (Associated ASNs: 8001, 63949, 48337, 54033)

Timothy Kaufman

Timothy Kaufman is a well-seasoned networking professional. With over 16 years of experience under his belt, rest assured that if you need a network architected, built, secured, or maintained: Tim is your man. He is a co-founder of PhillyIX, and currently serves as our Board secretary, and the Treasurer of our company. He is also heavily involved with all technical aspects of the exchange. (Associated ASNs: 8001, 25885, 63949, 48337, 54033)

Dan Spataro
Director of Business Development

Dan Spataro is an O.G. inter-networking bro. Starting his career during the dot-com bubble, he’s been around to see it all, from token ring to 200G coherent solutions, and beyond. Dan not only brings with him a lifetime of Engineering experience, but great personal connections to many important figures in the network interconnection community, both in North America and abroad. We’re excited to have him as a co-founder of PhillyIX, a member of the Board, and also our Director of Business Development. (Associated ASNs: 8001, 17151, 63949, 54033)

Owen Conway
Chief Architect

Owen joined our Board of Directors in February of 2019. Bio coming soon!