John Durant has developed an impressive resume within product development, engineering, security, cloud/SaaS operations, and IT teams, across many recognizable brands. As a business-minded technologist, Mr. Durant applies his rich management and executive leadership experience in aligning innovation and operational teams to best serve the needs of customers. Known for his infectious energy and keen sense of mission, Mr. Durant empowers and inspires his teams to build better products, strengthen foundations, and innovate in meaningful ways.
As well as Hyper Network’s President, Mr. Durant is a Managed Service Provider in the Las Vegas area. Previously, he was the Executive Vice President and Chief Technical Officer at Kaseya. He was also the Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer at Code42. His responsibilities included cloud operations, IT, business systems, product management, and engineering. Prior to Code42, Mr. Durant worked as an executive for a venture research firm where he used a lean startup approach and predictive analytics to develop new business entities in technology and healthcare. Earlier, Mr. Durant led software development efforts at Microsoft for nearly eight years and co-authored the popular technical book, “XML Programming Bible, 3rd Edition.”
Mr. Durant holds a Bachelor of Arts in French Literature and Linguistics from Brigham Young University, a Master of Arts in French Literature from Brigham Young University, and a Master of Arts from the University of Minnesota.