Jon Arnold is an independent telecom analyst primarily focus is on IP communications and disruptive technologies, such as VoIP, mobile broadband, contact centers, telepresence, unified communications, social media and Web 2.0. He has been consulting about these technologies since 2001, and can be followed on his widely-read Analyst 2.0 Blog. Jon also contributes to other publishers, such as UCStrategies and Focus.com, speaks regularly at industry events, and is frequently cited in both the trade press and mainstream business press.
As Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Chris is responsible for all market-facing functions including global sales, marketing, customer service, and business development. Chris joined Bluesocket from Datacom Systems where he served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Chris brings over twenty years of experience with leading technology and networking companies. For the past ten years, Chris has held global leadership positions with a number of innovative technology companies including Avici Systems, Colubris Networks, and Redline Communications. Chris began his career with AT&T before joining Cisco Systems where he served as Director of Sales in EMEA.
Bob Locklear is Director of Business Development for the Enterprise Networks Division at ADTRAN. Prior to ADTRAN, he held CTO, CSO, and CEO positions in broadband telecom, data center infrastructure, and semiconductor companies and led Cisco’s DSL development. Bob has also been an angel investor and sat on the boards of several startups in the technology space. He has been awarded 15 patents in telecom and networking.