Jason Phipps is Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing at Ciena and is responsible for leading Ciena’s Global Sales organization and its Marketing and Communications functions.
Mr. Phipps has more than two decades of experience in the telecom and networking space and has an extensive background in leading globally-matrixed functional teams. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Phipps served as Ciena’s Vice President and General Manager, North America, during which time he also oversaw the Global Partners & Channels organization. Joining Ciena in 2002, Mr. Phipps has held a number of sales and marketing leadership positions with the company.
Mr. Phipps graduated Cum Laude from Indiana University and holds a BS\BA in Finance.