Shane Eleniak is vice president for Advanced Broadband Solutions for CommScope, a global leader in infrastructure solutions. With more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. Eleniak is responsible for leading CommScopeâ€™s Product Management and Engineering Development of Optical and Converged Access Solutions for the MSO Marketplace. Prior to joining CommScope, Mr. Eleniak was executive vice president of marketing and business development for Alloptic where he guided product, sales and corporate strategy to deliver the industryâ€™s first RFoG and DPoE solutions. While at Alloptic, he delivered solutions to over 50 MSO customers worldwide. Prior to Alloptic, Mr. Eleniak was senior vice president of Business Development for Corente, a privately held security and application management company, where he guided both product and corporate strategy. Mr. Eleniak was previously vice president of marketing and sales for Corrigent Systems, the leader in packetized metro optical transport. He was responsible for creating Corrigentâ€™s marketing vision, developing their industry leading product strategy, managing worldwide customer and channel relationships and growing the company from conception to more than $100 million in revenue. Mr. Eleniak has previously held several key management positions in marketing, strategy, business development and engineering at such industry leaders as Centerpoint Broadband Technologies and Newbridge Networks/Alcatel-Canada. Mr. Eleniak holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (with distinction) from the University of Alberta.
Leslie Ellis is owner of Ellis Edits Inc. and Translation-Please.com, a Denver-based analysis/writing firm specializing in the technologies used in cable, multichannel and broadband delivery systems. Her specific focus is "translating" the dense language surrounding the technologies and technology strategies of service providers, and particularly cable service providers.