Linda Horiuchi

Senior Manager, Australia and New Zealand PR

Linda Horiuchi is Senior Manager of Public Relations for Australia and New Zealand on the Cisco Asia Pacific Corporate Communications team. In this role, she is responsible for leading Cisco's communications strategy in Australia and New Zealand and implementing strategic PR programs that include media and analyst relations, community relations and crisis communications. Linda is also focused on seeking out new opportunities to integrate Web 2.0 and new media into the overall PR program.

Previously, Linda was on Cisco's Global Technology Solutions PR team and based out of the company's headquarters office in San Jose, Calif. In her nine years at corporate, Linda provided thought leadership and strong strategic PR counsel and support to business leaders in the areas of data center/virtualization, switching, routing, network management, software and wireless/mobility across enterprises, service providers and small and medium businesses.


July 31, 2013


Help Improve the Outcomes for Australians with Blood Cancer on Your Lunch Break

On Wednesday 14th August, Cisco Australia is partnering with The Snowdome Foundation to hold the Great Shake-Up; an interactive web-based fund-raising event that is streamed live into your own boardroom from 12.30pm – 1.30pm for an hour of education and entertainment. Cisco and The Snowdome Foundation intend to shake up fund-raising by streaming the event […]

June 24, 2013


Anittel begins roll-out of Cisco HCS with Tasmanian Government in Australia

Cisco partner Anittel has announced that it will be implementing a new communication system, based on Cisco Hosted Collaboration Solution, for the Tasmanian Government. By hosting its communication and collaboration systems in the cloud, the Tasmanian Government will optimise internal processes and improve overall employee productivity.  Based on a Cisco Powered Cloud implemented by Anittel, […]

June 23, 2013


Cisco to Partner with The University of Melbourne at the Inaugural Australian Centre for Workplace Leadership

Last Friday, Cisco welcomed the announcement by the Australian Federal Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Hon. Bill Shorten that The University of Melbourne was selected to establish the inaugural Australian Centre for Workplace Leadership (ACWL) at a press conference hosted in our Melbourne Office. The establishment of the ACWL supports the government’s aim to […]

Dr. Robert Pepper and Ken Boal Present Australia and New Zealand’s Cisco VNI Forecast

In a multi-point TelePresence press briefing on Friday 31st May Cisco Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) Managing Director, Ken Boal, and VP for Global Technology Policy, Dr. Robert Pepper, teamed up to deliver the Australian and New Zealand specific findings of the annual Cisco Visual Networking Index. The latest forecast paints a picture of a […]

June 2, 2013


One step closer to realising Australia’s cloud computing vision

The Australian Government’s announcement last week of the National Strategy for Cloud Computing is a welcome development and one that really moves the needle on the government’s procurement policies for cloud computing. The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, used the opportunity to set out the government’s vision for using the […]

May 21, 2013


Battle of the Bands Night Unites Cisco Australia, Partners and Friends to Raise Money for The Special Olympics

Last week, Cisco employees, partners and customers joined forces to raise money forThe Special Olympics by enjoying the music of four live bands competing to be crowned winner of ‘Battle of the Bands 2013’. As we’ve mentionedpreviously, Cisco is proud to partner with The Special Olympics to help raise money for the charity. The Special […]

May 20, 2013


Cisco Cyclists Raise AUD$4,450 (and counting) for The Benevolent Society in Australia

Cisco is proud to announce that five of its employees, with a penchant for cycling, took part in a gruelling 200 km timed relay race this weekend to raise money forThe Benevolent Society. The Benevolent Society (TBS) aims to help people, families and communities achieve positive change. This year the charity turns 200, and to […]

Cisco Australia teams with Cricket New South Wales and Penrith Panthers to support the Special Olympics in Western Sydne …

The Special Olympics is an organisation that strives to create a better world, using the power of sport to foster the inclusion of all people, especially those living with an intellectual disability. Cisco is proud to have partnered with this organisation recently to organise the NSW Special Olympics Community Disability Sports Day. The event was […]

March 19, 2013


Cisco helps Australian Community-based, Non-profit Achieve its Goals

Relationships Australia WA is a not-for-profit which provides counselling for persons who have experienced domestic violence and family disputes. Relationships Australia WA also has a strong presence in the Aboriginal community, working with Indigenous communities across a range of issues. Western Australia is the largest state in Australia by a long way (roughly three and […]