Joey C. Auer CEO Bio

Joey Auer graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1987 with a BS Degree in Computer Science.  In 1993, he started Diamond Data Systems out of his home with 1 employee.  In 2008, his firm with nearly 100 professional IT engineers was acquired by Geocent, Inc.

Some of his accolades include:

  • Awarded PC Magazine's "Top 20 Innovative Tech Companies in America" under his company name Diamond Data Systems, Inc.

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  • Named to New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute (NORLI) appointment which is under economic development engine of GNO Inc.
  • TechSouth Conference breakfast speaker/panelist concerning "Building a Gulf Coast Technology Corridor"
  • Contributing member of Louisiana Technology Council since 1997 and board seat. 
  • Guest speaker at the University of Louisiana Lafayette Cyber Security Conference.
  • Television guest for Senator Jon Johnson's talk show "The Business Report".
  • Assisted in developing the TechVision plan for City of New Orleans and State of Louisiana.
  • Featured speaker at Software Engineering Master's program at University of New Orleans (UNO)
  • Charter member of the FBI's Infragard program

  • Awarded Top Secret Security Clearance by the US Dept of Defense

  • Featured radio guest with Will Hatcher (former FBI Cyber Security agent).