Advisory Panel Member
Director, Strategic Global Alliances and Partnerships
Areas of Expertise
Digital Marketing Strategy; Understanding Customer Experience; Driving Innovation Through Digital; Digital Transformation
Mr. Rodriguez has spent 20 years building sales strategies and marketing programs for industry leaders such as General Electric, EMC, CA Technologies, and Dimension Data. He currently manages Global Partnerships and Alliances for Stefanini, Inc., a $1.2 billion Brazil-based System Integrator and Managed Service Provider.
Mr. Rodriguez has a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from West Point and was selected as a distinguished Electrical Engineering graduate in 2017. He received the Bronze Star Medal for Meritorious Service while deployed during Operation Desert Storm in Iraq in 1991.
Mr. Rodriguez is a Tampa native with deep roots in the community. He and his wife of 23 years Sandra have 3 children: Alejandra 20, Mariana 18, and Jerry III 17. Alejandra is a Junior at USF and Mariana is a Freshman in the USF Fuse program with Hillsborough Community College.