Chief Executive Officer
As CEO of Velocix, Anthony is focused on growing and expanding the company's success around the globe. He believes “there is always a new way to engage your passion" and that passion has served him well during his 20-year career in telecommunications and media. Anthony has been with Velocix since 2010 and has held senior leadership roles spanning sales, product management, and professional services. Prior to Velocix, he held senior leadership roles at Lucent, Alcatel-Lucent, and Nokia working on 3G and 4G wireless and IP video solutions.
Chief Marketing and Product Officer
Jim leads Velocix's global product and marketing organizations. He likes to say “the best growth strategies are guided by strong customer relationships” and he has developed many valuable relationships in the video market during his 25-year career. Before joining Velocix, he held executive leadership roles at Nokia and Concurrent. With skills that span marketing, general management, and technology, Jim takes a broad approach to driving business growth. He has been quoted in major industry publications, including Multichannel News, Light Reading Cable, Heavy Reading, and CED on trends affecting the video industry.
VP, Development and Technology
Craig is responsible for product development and technology innovation. He believes "building best in class products is critical to driving higher customer satisfaction levels and growing market share." With more than 25 years of telecommunications experience, Craig is a hands-on professional committed to developing high-performance teams that deliver exceptional products. Prior to joining Velocix, he held senior leadership roles at Nortel, Bridgewater Systems, CENX and Amdocs.
Miri leads the Velocix finance team with a strong focus on integrity and customer service. “The finance organization ensures that our business is healthy and robust, so we are ready to support the needs of our customers.” She is a Chartered Accountant and has more than 20 year of experience in financial control, revenue recognition, systems implementation and shared services. Before joining Velocix in 2019, Miri held senior level finance positions in the Software and Automotive industry. Miri is based in the UK.
VP Sales, Americas
Jim Marino heads up sales for Velocix in the Americas. He is tasked with capturing new business across the region and expanding the company’s footprint within existing accounts. Prior to joining Velocix, Jim held executive level leadership positions at successful start-ups and established technology suppliers such as Gainspeed, Harmonic, and Concurrent. Throughout his 25 year career, Jim has focused on developing high performance Cable and Telco sales teams that drive strong company growth and forge lasting strategic relationships.
Global HR Director
Dr. Heather Dix is Global Director of Human Resources for Velocix. She is responsible for hiring and maximizing the performance of the company's multinational workforce. "Our people are our most valuable asset. We hire the best and cultivate a culture of excellence." Heather holds an MBA and PhD in leadership behavior from the University of Glamorgan. She has more than 25 years of experience in her field and has previously held senior HR roles with Harman International, Accelrys Ltd, and Boston Scientific Ltd.
VP, Sales Operations
With more than 20 years of industry experience, Essam leads the global sales operations for Velocix. He joined Velocix from Amdocs where he held a leadership business development role within the Network Business Unit. Essam brings extensive management experience in small and large companies across a number of industries. He holds Masters degrees in Management and Computer systems from the University of Ottawa.