Our Leadership Team
5NINES is a great company because everyone here enjoys what they do. We founded 5NINES, but this company wouldn’t be where it is today without the dedications of the people who keep us on top. We encourage you to take a moment to learn about the leaders who make 5NINES special.
Todd, Rylee, Eric & Tony
President & CEO
Todd Streicher is President & CEO of 5NINES, a Cloud service and solutions provider with headquarters in Madison WI. With more than 25 years of experience in the information technology sector, he has worked with businesses of all sizes including fortune 500 companies. Streicher is committed to ensuring that technology meets business needs. He possesses an unrivaled creative vision and a contagious can-do attitude that resonates throughout the 5NINES staff.
As a founding member of 5NINES, Eric Mansfield provides exceptional database consulting services for the company’s current and prospective clients. Inheriting a knack for problem solving, Mansfield has provided database consulting services for more than 100 clients across the globe. Prior to 2001, he worked with Oracle Databases Systems for 15 years after receiving his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Rylee Wedekind’s responsibilities as COO include operations of the service desk, human resources, and marketing departments. In addition to her 5NINES responsibilities, she has also helped over 100 local businesses bring their websites to life. Rylee wrote her first computer program in C during her senior year in high school and has been fascinated by technology every since.
Anton (Tony) Kapela joined 5NINES in 2006 as an employee and was invited to become a member of the LLC in 2007. Tony has been in the telecommunications and Internet routing field for over ten years. A frequent NANOG contributor and presenter, he’s been involved with developing unique solutions to difficult networking problems. He has also been a primary researcher in the BGP security field and is responsible for the architecture and operations of the 5NINES network.fe.