Alyson is the Director of Business Development and Partnerships for the Collaboration business unit. She focuses her passions on evaluating potential partnerships and integrations to create a more robust experience for all Cisco customers.
Prior to her current role, she served as the Go-to-Market leader for Voicea and Webex Assistant for Webex Meetings. In addition, she spent time in Corporate Development on the Cisco Investments team focused on accelerating Go-to-Market and Portfolio Development for Cisco’s IoT and Collaboration investments. She has also held previous roles in Collaboration go-to-market, product management and customer experience and is passionate about developing and launching products. Outside of her tenure with Cisco, she served as a VP of Customer Success at Voicea (Acquired by Cisco) as a true customer advocate.
Alyson holds a Bachelors in International Relations from the University of California Davis and when she’s not at work, she enjoys competing in the extreme sport of Three Day Eventing.