John Hurley

Vice President, Telco and Mobile - Americas

Global Service Provider

John Hurley is Vice President, Telco & Mobile, Americas Service Provider. In this role, he has responsibility for leading Cisco's team that focuses on their largest Telco & Mobile Providers in the Americas, including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, CenturyLink, Bell Canada, and America Movil.

His team consists of over 300+ Sales, Engineering, and Services professionals. This team manages approximately $4B in Products & Services in a 360 view of Sell To, Thru and With this group of customers & partners. As Cisco continues to invest heavily in SP as a Channel, these are the largest Service Provider Partners with Product & Service offers that flow to our Global, Enterprise, Commercial, and Federal businesses.

Throughout John’s career, he has been responsible for helping customers develop transformative strategies that leverage Technology to bring faster customer solutions to the market place. John has over 25+ years of Sales leadership experience within the Technology Industry. John holds a BS in Economics from The Pennsylvania State University. He is currently the lead Executive Sponsor for the Connected Women’s Group in Richardson, TX, He is also an Executive Leadership Team member for the Cotes du Coeur/Dallas American Heart Association, and is a Board Member of PADV (Partners Against Domestic Violence) in Atlanta, GA.


October 14, 2019


Five Industries for Monetizing your 5G Investment

3 min read

Calling all Service Providers and Enterprises – read on to reach your 5G potential. This is the kick-off blog for a series of five industry use cases for monetizing your 5G investment.

5G + IoT Tee Up Major Disruption & Business Opportunity

4 min read

Everything can be disrupted. Tiger Woods just disrupted The Masters. Telecommunications companies are being disrupted by 5G. But can 5G disrupt golf and other industries outside of telecommunications?