Cisco Blogs / Brian Rueger
Director, Regional Sales
Service Provider - Americas
A trusted and dynamic leader with 20 years of experience, Brian Rueger has led diverse teams in a variety of roles and industries, including hardware, software, IT, and military service. Currently he leads multiple sales and service teams spanning the Americas that enable service-provider customers to deliver business outcomes.
He has consistently been recognized for his ability to simplify and communicate complex visions, translate priorities, instill ownership, and facilitate replication and scalability among cross-functional teams.
Brian is a committed activist and sponsor; he is passionate about making a difference in many ways. In the community, he is a board member for Covenant House Pennsylvania, an executive sponsor for Philadelphia Connected Women, a mentor with the Society of Saleswomen, and contributor to Veteran Support Services.
He holds a BS in Business Management and a minor in Economics from Elon University.
Improving the Economics of Broadband and Content Delivery
Last year, the NCTC and Qwilt announced a program for qualifying broadband providers to upgrade their infrastructure on Cisco UCS hardware preconfigured with Qwilt content delivery software and services at no cost. This program now has over 100 participating providers. We are excited by the momentum the program is achieving and the subscriber experiences it enables.
BossTV and Cisco Launch Innovative New TV Streaming and Content Distribution Model
Streaming is the future, and the future is here. Cisco is providing the hardware-based firewalling, routing and video transcode infrastructure needed to support an innovative, new TV streaming platform and content distribution model from Planet Earth TV, LLC, DBA (BOSSTV) to over 176 channels of programming in Spanish, English, and Italian.