Bob Short

Business Operations Manager – Customer Delivery

Cloud and Shared Services – CX Labs

Bob Short joined Cisco in 1997 in San Jose, California supporting customers in the technical services organization (now CX) and moved throughout the organization in various project, program, and product management roles. In 2003, he transferred to Cisco’s East Coast office in Research Triangle Park, NC. Bob is currently the Business Operations Manager for the Customer Experience Labs organization, CX Labs. Bob has been an active participant in Cisco's LGBT groups over the years and now, formally in the Pride ERO, partnering in a leadership role for the RTP chapter. Bob married his husband Pablo while on a business trip back to California in July 2008, proudly one of the first legally married same-sex couples in the United States. Bob and Pablo met and reside in Raleigh, NC with their four dogs Toby, Molly, Sadie, and Charlie and cat, Sassy. Outside of Cisco, Bob enjoys travel, the beach, website design, and assisting with Pablo's dog grooming and doggy daycare business, WAGS HAPPY DOGS


June 10, 2020


Health, Wellness, and Pride – Cisco Has My Back

3 min read

Bob shares how, due to Cisco's benefits, he was able to receive two life-changing surgeries and how Cisco, and his team, were there when he needed them.