Greg Pelton is Sr. Director of the Technology Center within Cisco's Corporate Business Development organization. The Technology Center is an innovation engine, driving corporate initiatives, incubating disruptive technologies and developing strategies to enter new markets.
Greg is a ten-year Cisco veteran and has helped launch numerous new businesses including IP Telephony, Wireless, Mobile Networking, IPTV, Home Networking and Telepresence. His current efforts focus on enabling new vertical markets for networking and next generation collaboration services. He holds 5 patents and has filed a dozen more.
Prior to Cisco, Greg held leadership roles at Nortel where he helped create Nortel's first international digital telephony switch, their first SS7 network products and built an R&D lab in Germany as part of a joint venture with Daimler-Benz.