One Year in the Life of Voice an interview with Voicea CEO Omar Tawakol

Omar Tawakol is Chief Executive Officer of Voicea. Prior to Voicea, Omar Tawakol was the founder and CEO of BlueKai which built the worlds largest consumer data marketplace and DMP. Oracle acquired BlueKai in 2014 & Omar served as the SVP & GM of the Oracle Data Cloud. Omar earned an MS in CS from Stanford (BS, MIT) where he researched and published work on AI agents. Interviewed by Donald Tucker:Donald Tucker leads Cisco’s acquisition and investment efforts related to the market for Collaboration products and services.

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Building a World Class Company with Dug Song

“Move fast and break things” was a slogan used at Facebook in its early days to encourage employees to embrace velocity and innovation over perfection. It captures much of the startup...

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Dug Song’s Entrepreneurial Journey in Michigan

About Dug Song: Dug is Vice President and General Manager of Duo Security, one of the fastest-growing cybersecurity providers in the world. In 2018, Duo was acquired by Cisco for $2.35 billion,...

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Introducing the Cisco Investments Sweet 16

The NCAA Basketball Tournament showcases some of the best young athletes in the world. Part of the thrill is having a glimpse into the future. Who will be the next Michael Jordan? The next Stephen...

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Driving the digital transformation of AgTech, an interview with Prospera CEO Daniel Koppel

Daniel Koppel is a Co-Founder and CEO of Prospera, a data company transforming farm production by fusing agronomy, computer vision, AI and machine learning. Founded in 2014, the company operates...

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Tomorrow’s Customer Experience: Why Cisco Invested in Whatfix

Too often, enterprises spend significant sums on application development, deployment and planning, only to see a small fraction of users actually use the application. And convincing users to adopt...

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People@Cisco: Rob Salvagno

Rob Salvagno, Head of Cisco Investments, thrives when he can ride the next wave of innovation.

Cisco Innovators: Janey Hoe

Janey Hoe, Vice President of Cisco Investments, thrives on connections. Whether it's connecting companies with Cisco Investments or making connections for more diversity in tech, Janey is seen as a leader. Focus Magazine recently sat down with Janey to find out how she got her career started and what continues to drive her.

Cisco Investments GCVI Summit Interview

Watch Rob Salvagno’s interview at the 2018 GCVI Summit, discussing Cisco’s approach to global CVC and M&A.