President of ComSonics and Chief Executive Officer
Jack came to ComSonics in 2014. He serves as the President and CEO of the company. Jack is a graduate of the University of Akron with a BSBA in Marketing and has an MBA from Emory University. He has over thirty-five years of executive level experience in the telecommunications and video markets, spanning general management, sales management, marketing and product management, and strategy planning. He has held various Board level, CEO, Division President and VP level positions at Wave7 Optics, Concurrent Computer, ANTEC/Arris, General Instrument, Scientific-Atlanta and other public and private companies. Prior to joining ComSonics, Jack was a General Partner at JRP Partners, providing consulting services, helping operators and vendors in global telecommunications markets develop new products and services and introduce them to the marketplace, as well as identify and penetrate new market segments. As VP of Worldwide Sales at venture-backed Wave7 Optics, successfully directed the sales and market development efforts of the company’s Fiber-to-the-premises offering, which led to the sale of the company to Enablence Networks. As CEO of Concurrent Computer, built the management team to win a market leading position in the cable TV video-on-demand market, earning the company its first Emmy Award. Earlier, as President of the Digital Systems group at Arris, led the development and marketing for Arris’s Cornerstone Voice and High Speed Data Modems, which has been deployed worldwide to millions of end users. Jack has served on the Boards of private, public and non-profit companies worldwide and has provided strategic consulting services to companies such as Samsung, Comcast, Openet, Tellabs, SMC Networks, Dasan Networks, VQLink and Electroline.