Jerry leads Juniper’s new software innovation center, OpenLab, in central New Jersey. He oversees all aspects of the center’s operations, engagements and programs, and marketing.
Prior to assuming the OpenLab GM role at the end of 2011, Jerry led the development and marketing of the company’s strategic partnerships for video/unified communications, optical networking, and content/media delivery. In addition to driving the development of new ground-breaking relationships with notable industry players, Jerry established new cross-partner go-to-market processes to drive and manage joint field opportunities. He represented Juniper Networks on the Broadband Services Forum Board of Directors for 5 years. Prior to joining Juniper, Jerry led the Lucent Technologies application hosting/service provider marketing organization and led the global marketing of Lucent’s initial set of Internet solutions. Jerry has over 25 years of experience in the data networking field with a focus on strategic alliance development, marketing, and technical field support and possesses a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from St. John’s University in New York.