Dennis Cronin

COO
Steel ORCA

Dr. Cronin is Steel ORCA’s Chief Operating Officer and brings over 40 years of Mission Critical design, construction and operational experience. Dr. Cronin is a founder and active member of 7x24 Exchange and currently serves as VP/Vice Chair and Regent for AATC University. Throughout his career Dr. Cronin has built and or operated over 45 Data Centers across the US.

His career includes over 16 years building back office facilities for Wall Street firms, 4 years as a consultant providing forensic analysis of data center operational excursions and 10 years in the construction management arena. Dr. Cronin has been involved with data center design and construction for such reputable clients as Shearson, Smith Barney, UBS, Wells Fargo, Exxon, CVS and many others.

Dr. Cronin holds a Doctorate in Mission Critical Operations from AATC University and a BS in Accounting from Villanova University.

He is active in several 7x24 Exchange Chapters and in the development of formalized education for Mission Critical operations.