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Silvia K. Spiva

Leader, Digital and Social

Global Partner Readiness

Silvia K. Spiva is a Multicultural Marketer, creating content for global audiences, from the heart of Silicon Valley.

Her passions include children's literacy, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), and finding ways to bridge if not crush the #DigitalDivide.

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Developers, Meet DevNet Create

Applications have met a variety of challenges and ideas. Join our #CiscoChat to discuss our favorites at 10am PT on May 10.

April 5, 2017

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Cisco Heritage: A Physical Archive of the Digital Age

Our Customers and Partners who visit the Cisco Customer Experience Center are most valued members of this family. When you visit us, we invite you to take the time to enjoy this tribute to our shared success. Share your memories on social media, and include the hashtags #CiscoHeritage #CiscoCXC

March 28, 2017

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

#CiscoChat Recap: Have APIs Killed the CLI?

Have you claimed your #DEVNET account, yet? Register at developer.cisco.com and stay tuned for more great #CiscoChats with our #CiscoSE friends!

March 16, 2017

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Cisco Chat: Have APIs killed the CLI?

Join our #CiscoChat at 8am PT on March 22. Is the CLI really at risk of going away, or can new network APIs and the CLI happily co-exist? Join Cisco Developers and Systems Engineers on developer.cisco.com to lead this discussion.

November 3, 2016

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

#CiscoChat Recap: Systems Engineers & the Power of dCloud

For any sales engineer who’s ever known the late nights, long hours, and frustrating hiccups of attempting to demo products for customers using PowerPoint or other slide deck platforms,

October 5, 2016

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Innovative ways Systems Engineers are winning with Cisco dCloud

On August 22, 2016 Chris Dedicoat, Cisco’s Executive Vice-President of Worldwide Sales, took to the main stage at #CiscoGSX in Las Vegas and told the entire Cisco Sales force to “demo with dCloud!”. What happened next? I can tell you exactly what happened next, because I had duty at the dCloud booth. A lot of […]

August 17, 2016

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Social Media for Sales

  Let me start by clarifying that this has nothing to do with buying or selling on social media. I am not a fan of the phrase “social selling”. This is a summary of what I have learned in my decade as a Marketer within Sales Enablement.