Managing Director, Global Security, Service Provider, Cisco
A 28 year technology industry executive, Mac has been with Cisco for 20+ years. He has held multiple leadership positions in Cisco’s Global Service Provider organisation supporting Mobility, Cable, Media-Satellite Video, Carrier, and Web/Cloud technologies. Mac has consistently built high performing global teams around emerging technologies in all facets of the Service Provider market.
In Mac’s current role as Managing Director for Global Security, he supports Cisco’s Service Provider business with his team of Security professionals, product specialist and consulting engineers based around the globe.
The Global Security Sales organisation supports multiple lines of business within Cisco’s Security Business Group. Network security (NGFW), Policy and Access, Advance Threat, Email and Web Security, as well Security Consulting Services. His prior responsibilities within Cisco have included Area Director for Cisco’s Service Provider consulting group, and Regional Manager for the IXC and Mobility lines of business.
Prior to joining Cisco, Mac held multiple management positions at Sprint Communications and the US Coast Guard in both Data Sales and Communication Engineering.
Mac attended the University of South Florida and the USCG where he holds multiple technical certifications in Engineering, Security and Communication technologies as well as a Top Secret Clearance.
Mac currently resides in Overland Park, KS and Edwards, CO where he is vastly outnumbered by his wife Cassie and their four Daughters: Ellie (Colorado University at Boulder), Katie (Brown University), Carli (New College of Florida) and Caleigh (H.S.Senior). The family is passionate about and all things outdoors: Snow Skiing, Swimming, Soccer, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Hunting and Fishing top the very long list of activities.