Joel Stone
VP of Global Data Center Operations

With more than 20 years of technology and operations experience, Joel Stone is responsible for CenturyLink’s Global Data Center Operations. He currently focuses on operational excellence, uptime, energy efficiency, capacity management, and data center security for CenturyLink’s 58+ data centers. Prior to CenturyLink, Stone was the Group Operations Director for Global Switch, a privately held company headquartered in London with operations across Europe and Asia. He was responsible for global operations, standardization, energy management, health and safety, program management, portal development and information technology. Prior to CenturyLink, Stone was the Group Operations Director for Global Switch, a privately held company headquartered in London with operations across Europe and Asia. He was responsible for global operations, standardization, energy management, health and safety, program management, portal development and information technology.