Meet the team

Since the Internet was introduced as a public platform where commercial use was permitted, congress has taken a largely standoffish approach, favoring self-regulation on issues such as Internet access, an issue that has garnered a great deal of political interest from US Department of Commerce and the FCC.

Sean Patrick Tario

CEO & Founder

Sean Patrick Tario is a seasoned IT professional, entrepreneur and investor. He has worked over the years with hundreds of start-ups and scaling companies as a general adviser, director, consultant, investor and award winning sales producer. As of June 2014 he and his firm have negotiated and closed over 150 data center and hosting contracts with over 100 clients and 65 different service providers around the world, saving his clients thousands of hours and millions of dollars.

Christian Dawson


Christian Dawson is the Co-Founder of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) where he works to make the Internet a better, safer place for the businesses that make up the Cloud. Dawson spent 16 years as an executive at web hosting provider ServInt. While there, he co-founded the Save Hosting initiative, designed to galvanize web hosting providers in their opposition of PIPA & SOPA. He went on to help found the i2Coalition to ensure that those who build the infrastructure of the Internet have a voice in all matters of public policy that affect them. He is a staunch advocate for Internet freedom as a tool for social and economic growth by fostering the growth and expansion of the Internet economy. Dawson served as the Chairman of the i2Coalition Board from 2012 to 2016. As of January 2016 Dawson has joined the i2Coalition in a full time position as its first Executive Director.