I led programs with extended teams of up to 100 people that enabled new server product sales model, improved operational efficiency , opened key markets, and delivered innovative products across a variety of products and technologies. My accomplishments include:
Provided technical leadership for PC-based videoconferencing endpoints – defining/tracking scope, ensuring alignment across development teams, identifying and resolving organizational disconnects, and developing metrics to assess product maturity and quality.
I worked on small team that developed use models, technical requirements, and protocol specifications for People+Content. This was awarded US patent 6,704,769 (media role management in video conferencing network) and included in international standard H.239
Media role management in a video conferencing network
Provides a system, apparatus, and method for managing media in a multimedia conferencing system according to media roles
I was co-inventor with Betsy Comstock and 5 other people
Awarded the the International Multimedia Telecommunications Consortium in recognition of my leadership of an IMTC working group that developed recommendations for increasing H.320 videoconferencing call reliability
I designed and developed communication software for multiple generations of videoconferencing endpoints, including the company's first ISDN interface, leveraging third-party protocol stack.
I led international, industry-wide working group at International Multimedia Telecommunications Consortium (IMTC) that developed recommendations for increasing H.320 videoconferencing call reliability. In May 2000, the IMTC recognized this effort by awarding me as “Innovator of the Year” award.