Susie Galyardt, XIOSS Founder and Chief Executive Office, launched XIOSS, a data solution provider in 2008.
Under her leadership, XIOSS has not only grown exponentially but landed at No. 1 on CRN’s Fast Growth 100 List in 2012 and in the top 50 on CRN’s Next Generation list of solution providers.
Susie is recognized as a leader in the industry and an advocate for women in technology and business. Susie has earned various awards and distinctions, representative of her efforts and accomplishments as CEO of XIOSS. She was named in the Power 50 of CRN’s annual Women of the Channel, awarded to the highest-ranking women holding the most prominent channel-focused positions in vendor or solution provider organizations. Susie is a member of Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and is a staunch supporter of women in business. Susie spends countless hours serving on Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Forum Committee, Membership Committee, Mentor and Program Advisor to Student Entrepreneurial Program (SEP), Greater Women’s Business Council (GWBC) Board of Directors, GWBC Georgia Voice Chair, GWBC Woman 2 Woman Founder & Chair, GWBC Georgia Mentor Protégé Chair, GWBC Women’s Business Book Club Founder & Chair. Susie has been recognized within GWBC in the top revenue Trailblazer category, nominated and awarded Volunteer of the Year, named 2014 Advocate of the Year, received Dartmouth’s Tuck Business School Executive Education (Sonoco Scholarship), and received WBENC’s 2015 prestigious Dorothy B. Brothers Scholarship to Harvard Business School Executive Education Program. Susie also serves on the Board of Directors for The Edge, a non-profit organization who has been supporting Georgia entrepreneurs for over 20 years with a focus on helping women and veterans begin, launch, and grow their businesses. Susie earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from Auburn University.