D. Duane Tursi, Principal
Duane is a Principal and Senior Advisor of Riverstone. He currently serves as Principal, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Yottabyte. Duane has 15 years of experience maximizing sales opportunities in highly competitive markets. As a principal and co-founder of Netarx, he was responsible for sales and marketing, and grew the company into a nationally recognized leader in systems integration and remote network operations. Duane was instrumental in Netarx's acquisition of the VAR business of Analyst International in 2009, which he took to $60 million in revenues in 2010 and subsequently sold to Logicalis in 2011. Duane served as an original member of Cisco's Partner Executive Exchange Board. He holds a BS in biological science from Emory University.