Brad leverages his passion for forming and coaching teams, building new business models and launching software and hardware products to drive innovation and improve business outcomes. Brad's record of entrepreneurial and corporate success gives him a valuable perspective when providing comprehensive solutions for Fortune 500 and startup brands, alike.

Previously Brad has held a number of positions at GENBAND, including Chief Marketing Officer, Chief Information Officer and Chief Integration Officer, head of sales operations, and Chief-of-Staff reporting to the CEO. Before GENBAND, he was responsible for business unit operations at Tekelec Switching Solutions Group, which was acquired by GENBAND in 2007. Prior to Tekelec, he spent eight years at Nortel Networks, where he held various strategic positions in information systems and wireless operations.

An entrepreneur at heart, Brad founded Sharpsite Interactive, a successful startup specializing in Internet application development, and is a mentor at startup incubators NoD and the Addison Treehouse.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Rice University and a MBA from Southern Methodist University. When he is not working, Brad enjoys playing music and traveling with his family.

Posts by Brad

Internet of Things Security Growing Pains - Balancing Security with Innovation
IoT Innovation

Internet of Things Security Growing Pains - Balancing Security with Innovation

The Dialexa Labs Model—A Fresh Approach to Fostering Innovation
Innovation

The Dialexa Labs Model—A Fresh Approach to Fostering Innovation

Are You an Empathetic CIO? Why Your Top-Line Impact Hinges on this Trait
Innovation Projects

Are You an Empathetic CIO? Why Your Top-Line Impact Hinges on this Trait

Why CIOs Should Embrace Innovative Technology Solutions via Consumerism in IT
Innovation Projects

Why CIOs Should Embrace Innovative Technology Solutions via Consumerism in IT

The Current State of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Hardware
AR/VR

The Current State of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Hardware

How to Become a Virtual and Augmented Reality Master Chef
AR/VR

How to Become a Virtual and Augmented Reality Master Chef

5 Technologies on the Rise—A CIO’s Summer Guide to Innovation
Digital Tranformation

5 Technologies on the Rise—A CIO’s Summer Guide to Innovation

4 Product Development Process Lessons from HBO’s Silicon Valley
Product Development

4 Product Development Process Lessons from HBO’s Silicon Valley

Dialexa Lands Doug Platts as Vice President of Marketing
News

Dialexa Lands Doug Platts as Vice President of Marketing

Rethinking the “Time” in Time to Market for Better Product Development
Design

Rethinking the “Time” in Time to Market for Better Product Development

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