OVCC Vice President
Sr. Director, Business Development, Global Cloud and Service Provider Solutions Group
John Poole is a senior sales, marketing, and business development executive with more than 23 years in the voice, data, and video networking industries.
Through his efforts to establish a video B2B strategy and solution for Polycom, John helped drive the vision, development, and realization of the OVCC. He is presently serving as the OVCC Vice President and Sr. Director at Polycom responsible for business development of their global cloud and carrier solutions organization.
Residing in the Boston area, John's diverse experience covers the gamut of communication technologies including circuit and packet voice, IP networking, computer-telephony integration, optical networking, enterprise software, network security, Telepresence, and hosted unified communications.
In the past, John served numerous telecommunication companies such as Alcatel Lucent, Lucent Technologies, Avaya, and AT&T. In these leadership roles John established a global success record growing various lines of business including Enterprise and service providers with corporate alliance partners such as Microsoft, Juniper, Oracle, Avaya, EMC, and Siemens.