Jennifer Barr

Social Media Manager, Online Brand

Cisco Talent Acquisition

Jennifer Barr is the Social Media Manager, Online Brand, for Cisco’s Talent Acquisition team. She strategizes and implements social media to help attract top talent to Cisco and to build Cisco's employment brand.
Jennifer was the Social Media Marketing Manager for Cisco's Corporate Social Responsibility team for two years. Prior to joining Cisco, Jennifer was a product marketing manager on Google+. Previously she launched social media for Palo Alto healthcare startup HealthTap. She has also been a nonprofit executive, and worked in New York as a management consultant and investment banker.
Volunteer roles include TEDxBerkeley co-curator, TEDxSilicon Valley marketing manager, Career Networking Officer, Oxford Society of Northern California, and formerly VP of Operations of the Wharton Club of Northern California.

Jennifer enjoys hiking, dancing, building communities and making a difference in the world.


Shared Value Benefits Society and Business

1 min read

The Shared Value Initiative just released a video interview of  Cisco Corporate Affairs Senior Director Kathy Mulvany, taken during the Global Shared Value Leadership Summit in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The term “shared value” is the concept that a company can enhance its own competitiveness while simultaneously alleviating social problems in the communities where it operates. What […]

Connection, Collaboration, and Innovation at the Cisco Networking Academy Conference

2 min read

The annual Cisco Networking Academy Conference opened with a fitting tribute to celebrate its rich 15-year history. Cisco Executive Chairman Emeritus John Morgridge took the stage just days before his 80th birthday and told the audience the story of how Networking Academy was founded. Hundreds of academy instructors and Cisco staff watched in person from […]

Cisco Sponsors Regeneration Roadmap Webcast: How Can Business Provide Leadership for Sustainable Development

2 min read

Join us tomorrow, as Cisco sponsors the launch of Changing Tack, the final report of the Regeneration Roadmap, via global webcast from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. PDT (11 a.m. EDT/4 p.m. London) The Regeneration Roadmap is a collaborative, joint initiative by GlobeScan and SustainAbility designed to advance sustainable development.  What is “sustainable development?” It is defined by a […]

Business Innovation Meets Social Transformation at the United Nations

1 min read

Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is one of the sponsors of the Social Innovation Summit (SIS) at the United Nations in New York City this week. The summit connects global leaders in the corporate, investment, government, and nonprofit sectors and helps them collaborate to multiply the positive impact they can make in the world. The […]

Girls at 80 Cisco Offices Learn About Careers in Technology

4 min read

April 25 was International Girls in ICT Day, a global event held on the fourth Thursday in April each year to help inspire girls to consider a future...

Cisco Supports Connected Collaboration at Skoll World Forum

1 min read

Cisco is the official technology sponsor for the prestigious Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship (SWF) happening April 9 to 12 at the University of Oxford in England. The goal of the Forum is to help advance entrepreneurial approaches to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems. SWF is an annual event with 1000 […]

World Affairs Council Honors Cisco for Global Commitment to Education

2 min read

Last night, Cisco was honored by the World Affairs Council of Washington, D.C. for its leadership role in worldwide education. Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers received the “Global Education Award“ in recognition of Cisco’s “worldwide commitment to social responsibility, knowledge transfer, learning, and education.“ Tae Yoo, Cisco’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs, accepted […]

Cisco NetRiders Champions Inspired by Tours of Cisco and Silicon Valley

2 min read

The Cisco Networking Academy NetRiders competition champions have been enjoying a whirlwind tour of the Cisco San Jose campus and Silicon Valley this week. Their agenda has included both technical sites and locations of scenic and cultural interest. The 17 champions from 13 countries started out their weeklong visit with a trip to Santa Cruz and […]

Cisco Netriders Global Champions Tour Company Headquarters

1 min read

This week Cisco is proud to host 17 NetRider Champions from 13 countries around the globe at Cisco headquarters in San Jose, California. These tech wizards are students from the Cisco Networking Academy program who competed against more than 10,000 applicants in 85 countries. They range in age from 20 to 37. The annual Networking Academy […]

  • 1
  • 2