Josh Orender is the Chief Technology Officer for Fortress Solutions and has served in this capacity since 2008. With more than 22 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. Orender has extensive knowledge of supply chain economics and telecommunication service activation and support.
Prior to joining Fortress Solutions, Mr Orender held leadership positions at several leading service providers including Williams Communications, WilTel, Level 3, Citynet, and Zayo Bandwidth. Mr. Orender has led cross functional teams to facilitate successful post-merger integrations and has been recognized for continued success in strategic analysis of product portfolios and development of support programs for diverse customer bases including enterprise, utilities, manufacturers and device providers.
Mr. Orender is an active member of the Plano Business Alliance, Texas Telephone association, Global Telecommunication Carriers Association, and the CEO & C-Level Executive Network. Mr. Orender holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science/Communications from Oklahoma State University.