Harmonic Hires Two New Senior Management Officials, both with Cisco Backgrounds

By Caleb Henry | November 21, 2013 | Broadcasting, North America, Regional, Satellite TODAY News Feed, ST Briefs

[Via Satellite 11-21-13] Harmonic has appointed Frank Montalto as the company’s regional vice president for North American cable and telco, and Spencer Hodson as the company’s vice president of sales strategy, operations and enablement.

Prior to Harmonic, Montalto served as director of sales operations at Cisco for the North American MSO segment, leading a sales and presales team in building relationships with cable and telco operators. Montalto worked with Cisco for 15 years.

Hodson most recently served as director of sales strategy and operations for Cisco’s worldwide information security business. He spent more than 15 years with the company, most of that time in the service provider business, and he held key roles in strategy consulting, business development, field operations, and global field programs.