President of Applied Tech, Daniel Petersen, discusses the recent merger with Platte River Networks

David DeCamillis


For two decades, David DeCamillis worked in investment banking and entertainment production in the US, Asia and Europe. Starting in the late 1980s, he worked as a syndicate manager and financial consultant in private equity funding.  After 12 years, DeCamillis transitioned into event production, working as an overseas concert promoter and producer in partnership with MTV Asia.  

In 2008, DeCamillis started his tenure as Head of Business Development with Platte River Networks (PRN), an award-winning, Denver-based IT firm that specializes in managed IT services including infrastructure management, end user support and cloud services for companies across every industry.  Over the past 13 years and with the help of David’s leadership, PRN has grown to become a leading IT managed services provider, both in Denver and nationally. Platte River Networks has been honored with dozens of technology, service and growth awards including Best IT Firm, Best Places to Work, Top Managed IT Firm and Fastest Growing IT Firm. 

In 2014, DeCamillis was honored by Colorado Biz Magazine as one of the Top 10 Sales People in Colorado. He serves as the President and a founder of Denver Technology Partners and the President of the Denver Biz Tech Expo. He founded the Women in Technology Scholarship in partnership with the Denver Scholarship Foundation and Denver Public Schools. Outside of work, DeCamillis stays active by hiking, running, skiing, biking and traveling. He enjoys spending time at the beach and the mountains with his family and has a love of public speaking.

My role as VP of Sales and Marketing requires me to constantly push the envelope by keeping our brand fresh and vibrant while staying in front our community so we can continue to grow the company.  Tesla has successfully integrated the latest tech advancements into powerful, fast and high-performance vehicles.  These cars provide a unique and personal experience including a large interactive touchscreen and full integration with the driver’s technology including smartphone and apps. Sleek, modern, fast, economical and very high tech– that’s what I strive to be as the head of marketing and sales at Platte River Networks.