President & CEO
Sean McDermott has spent over 20 years helping hundreds of global clients better manage their IT environments with proven solutions and strategic consulting. As Chairman and Founder of Windward IT Solutions, Mr. McDermott, together with the Windward executive team, sets and manages the overall direction of the company, including service offerings, strategic partnerships, and overall Company performance.
Previously, Mr. McDermott was the Founder and CEO of RealOps, Inc., the pioneer in enterprise management Run Book Automation solutions. After BMC Software acquired RealOps in July 2007, Sean continued on at BMC as the VP of Service Automation Solutions where he was responsible for the global roll-out of BMC’s Run Book Automation and configuration management portfolio. In the past, he has also held senior positions with Predictive Systems and Booz Allen Hamilton.
Mr. McDermott has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Villanova University and a master’s degree in engineering from The Catholic University of America.