ORG NJEDge.Net Title BIO Joe Rearden is the Business Administrator & Operations Project Director at NJEDge.Net. Among other things, he leads NJEDge's VMware group purchase program through which member institutions have saved more than a million dollars in licensing costs within the first 18 months of the program. Joe is also working with the New Jersey Institute of Technology and other leading member organizations to develop community cloud service models to support K-20 education. Prior to joining NJEDge, Joe worked as an attorney, both in-house at a Fortune Global 500 and for an AmLaw 100 firm in Boston. His education and practice focused on intellectual property development and protection. Joe also worked in project management and finance roles for an international environmental NGO and several software start-ups prior to law school.