Deborah Strickland

Former Social Media and Digital Marketing Manager

No Longer with Cisco

Deborah is lead Social Media and Digital Marketing Manager within the Service Provider marketing team. With a strong background and personal interest in all things technical, she first came to Cisco in 1999 as a software engineer. She has been involved in a variety of programs ranging from custom web applications, business analysis, and community management. She is a key contributor of several award winning marketing campaigns, and is always pushing for more innovation - "no risk, no win." Any free time is devoted to adrenaline pumping adventures with her often reluctant husband, and catching up on the stack of too many unread books.


December 12, 2012


Innovation Is a 10,000 Foot Free Fall

3 min read

I hear so much lately about innovation with virtually every company claiming that they are innovative. Is that really true, or is it yet another over used buzz word that has no substance?  I personally see little true innovation, just claims of being innovative (who would say otherwise, right?).  One way to determine if innovative […]