TitleCompany:Division Vice President of Voice, Wireless, and Platforms, Verizon Partner Solutions, USA
Bio:Dawane is the Division Vice President of Voice, Wireless, and Platforms for Verizon’s Partner Solutions organization. He is a 20+ year telecommunications and IT veteran with strategy, sales, marketing, and operations experience.
In Dawane’s current role, he leads a global organization responsible for product line management and sales of voice, mobility, cybersecurity, data center colocation, and application services. He also drives the integration programs designed to help drive account traction of the next generation product portfolio offerings from Internet of Things (IoT), Machine-to-Machine (M2M), Over-the-Top (OTT), digital advertising, and machine learning. Dawane’s team helps to identify emerging sales strategies, technology shifts, and also develops new models to address the rapidly growing ‘as a service’ market.
Dawane was a member of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cloud Carrier Working Group and Board Member of the Cloud Exchange Forum. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communications from James Madison University and lives in Ashburn, VA, with his wife and two children.