As Executive Vice President Sales, Americas Region, Steven Bruny is responsible for overseeing the organization’s customer facing sales in teams in Canada, the US, and the Caribbean and Latin America (CALA) and global marketing. Steven previously served as EVP of Global Sales and Services for Ribbon and prior to that, he held a variety of senior leadership roles at GENBAND, including Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Major Accounts Sales.
Prior to joining GENBAND, Steven served as Chief Executive Officer of Aztek Networks, which was acquired by GENBAND in 2012. He has more than 30 years of technology industry experience and has founded and led several organizations during his career. Prior to Aztek Networks, Steven co-founded Connexn Technologies, Inc., the North American market leader for revenue assurance solutions in the telecommunications industry. The company was acquired by Azure Solutions, Ltd., in 2004.
Prior to Connexn, he was Founder and CEO of IGS, a telecommunications software supplier focused on network facilities management and financially backed by Warburg Pincus. He was also Founder and CEO of Information + Graphics Systems, Inc., a GIS software provider that was acquired by Hitachi Software Engineering in 1993.
Steven holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Colorado State University and an MBA from the University of Colorado.