Joni Roberts serves as Ribbon’s Global Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, and is responsible for leading the company’s global marketing strategy, marketing organization and investor relations. With three decades of industry experience, Joni is part of the pioneering class of women who entered telecommunications in the 1990s, paving the way for women in the industry today. Before joining Ribbon, Joni was Vice President of Sales and Business Development for North America at RAD Data. Prior to RAD, Joni ran a global sales team at ADVA where she spearheaded efforts to open new markets in LATAM. She has held senior positions at Fujitsu, Coriant, Dell, and Nortel and overseen teams with responsibilities for hardware, software, and services across layer 0, 1, and 2. Joni has committed to enhancing the work environment through diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Joni holds a B.A. in Political Science from Cal State Long Beach and graduated with a Masters in Telecommunications from the University of Denver, Colorado.