Lance Crosby

Mr. Lance Crosby, Esq. was the Founder & CEO of SoftLayer Technologies, Inc that exited to IBM for $2 Billion in 2013.

Mr. Crosby served as Chief Operating Officer of Internet Services, Inc., where Mr. Crosby managed all operations including sales, provisioning, product selection, managed services, application development, engineering, information security, business development and legal departments. Mr. Crosby joined The Planet in August 2000 and managed all of The Planet's technical operations and service delivery processes.

Mr. Crosby is a licensed attorney in the State of Texas and is an active member of the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Crosby holds Bachelor's degrees in Finance and Management from Tarleton State University. He also holds M.S. in Finance and M.B.A. in Management from Texas A&M University. Mr. Crosby’s legal education includes J.D. from Texas Wesleyan School of Law and LLM in Tax Law from Southern Methodist School of Law.