Ricky Branner

Ricky Branner

Ricky Branner is the Director of the Workstation Solutions team in Intel’s Data Center Group. Ricky and his team are responsible for the global strategy, roadmap and partner engagements to help IT drive business transformation through the use of workload specific solutions that meet end customer needs. Ricky has been driving Intel specific innovation initiatives for the last four years across client and data center. Before joining Intel, Ricky was a 25 year veteran with Xerox business and technology. He has effectively directed technology projects, programs, and operations that expand reach across all vectors of enterprise. His mantra for success has been to focus on improving profitability by bridging the gap between technology and business. Originally from Maryland and Florida, he relocated to Oregon 11 years ago, after several years living in Rochester, New York. For fun, Ricky enjoys attending marching band competitions where his son actively participates and road trips to Eugene OR where his daughter attends the University of Oregon. In his personal time, he enjoys casual biking trails, working out, and photography.