|Villanova University, Bachelor's degree|
Paul Crann is a senior business leader with 20 years of operational experience, having served in a variety of management roles in the data networking, wireless and video solutions industries, including most recently as Senior Vice President of Product Management with BigBand Networks. Paul has worked extensively with service providers throughout his career with both start-ups and F500 companies, addressing the needs of the fixed mobile convergence and WiMAX industries. Paul has previously served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Avici Systems, a core IP/ MPLS routing provider. He has also held senior product management and market development positions with Lucent Technologies and Ascend Communications. His earlier experience includes Omnipoint, an early PCS wireless service provider, PRTM as a management consultant, and the U.S. Navy where he served as a Submarine Officer. Paul holds a master’s in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Villanova University.