Barb Rigel

Marketing Manager

Internet of Things, Connected Transportation

Barb Rigel telecommutes from the mile high city of Denver as a Marketing Manager supporting Cisco Customer Experience for Enterprise Networks. She has held sales and marketing positions in the telecom and high tech industry for the past 25+ years. Prior to her current role, she was the global IoT marketing lead for Cisco's Connected Transportation solutions.

Barb has worked for AT&T, Avaya and Gold Systems. Her most recent role prior to joining Cisco in 2012 was with Genesys/Alcatel-Lucent as a Senior Marketing Manager leading their SaaS and Hosted Contact Center strategy. ]

Barb is a native of Michigan and visits family and friends in her small hometown near Ann Arbor a few times a year. She holds a BSBA from Central Michigan University and an MBA from Wayne State University. An avid sports fan, she cheers on her favorite teams: Michigan Wolverines, Detroit Tigers, Lions, Red Wings as well as the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies. And, of course her alma mater the CMU Chippewas. Barb also enjoys golfing, biking, hiking, cooking, reading and photography.


Don’t Let Wi-Fi 6 Leave You Behind

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Wi-Fi 6 will deliver a better and more reliable experience. It's time to prepare your business for the future.

August 22, 2018


You’re Not Alone in This New Era of Networking

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Intent-based networking introduces a network that understands what you need and makes it happen. Start building your intent-based network with Cisco DNA.

Denver In Running For $50 Million To Innovate City’s Transportation

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Greetings from the Mile High City! When the Bronco’s won Super Bowl 50 last month, a million happy fans gathered downtown for a victory parade and rally in Civic Center Park. Transporting a million people around a city the size of Denver, in a matter of hours, is no easy task. That day saw the […]

September 16, 2014


Delivering Better Transportation Solutions In a Connected World With Cisco IoE

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Ford, GM, Honda, Toyota, the U.S. Department of Transportation.  It’s no surprise why they were front and center at the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) World Congress which wrapped up in Detroit last week.   But, Cisco? “Reinventing Transportation in our Connected World” was the theme of this year’s ITS World Congress, yet a question we heard […]

Cisco Live Connected Buses: More Than Just a Ride

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Last week when Cisco Live attendees hopped on one of 34 connected shuttle buses in Orlando, they saw the Internet of Things (IoT) in action. The buses provided service for a record breaking 20,000 attendees traveling between 17 hotels and the Orange County Convention Center.  Free Wi-Fi kept attendees securely connected from the time they […]