Jarod is passionate about delivering the best customer and partner experience as they interact with Cisco, and is currently driving the adoption and development of Cisco’s Marketing Technology Stack for the Americas Marketing & Communications team. Joining Cisco in 2011 through the Marketing Leadership Development Rotation Program, he has previously served a variety of roles including market analysis, customer demonstrations, managing partner marketing relationships of some of our largest partners, and architecture and ecosystem marketing.
He has his International MBA from the University of South Carolina, and BA in Marketing Management, along with a minor in Computer Information Systems, from Missouri State University.
Originally from Kansas City, Missouri, Jarod now resides in Southern California with his wife Jennifer and 15 month old son Rhett.
In the free time he once used to have, he plays guitar, dabbles in photography, enjoys running, and about 60% of the time his homebrewing works, every time.