TitleCompany:Head of Global Products & Solutions – Internet of Things, Verizon, USA
Bio:Steve Szabo is head of global products and solutions for Verizon’s Internet of Things (IoT) business unit. He is responsible for delivering industry-leading products that resolve complex IoT challenges for customers and take industry to the edge.
He owns product strategy, business development and commercialization for ThingSpace, Verizon’s IoT enablement platform. As a key component for broadening adoption to the platform, Steve leads the effort to drive ThingSpace client penetration into the leading chipset and module OEMs. He is also responsible for developing strategic carrier and cloud service partner relationships that scale Verizon’s IoT capabilities and extend the global reach of its IoT vision.
Previously, Steve held several roles of increasing responsibilities within Verizon Wireline and Wireless business units, including Technology Planning, Product Development and Mobility Management. Steve is a graduate of Ohio University and holds an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University.