COO & EVP, The David Ross Group, Inc. (DRG)
John Mariano, COO & Executive VP of DRG, has over 40 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, specializing in planning deployment and operation of undersea fiber systems. While with DRG, Mr. Mariano has been involved in undersea projects around the globe- both major commercial transoceanic networks and specialty networks such as offshore and sensor networks.
Prior to joining DRG, Mr. Mariano was COO of Global Photon Inc. Mr. Mariano had a distinguished 30-year career in AT&T, AT&T Bell Laboratories and Tyco Submarine Systems Ltd, where he was responsible for a variety of technical and business developments including new applications and marine deployment of undersea system technology for commercial systems as well as for serving offshore platform networks.
Mr. Mariano has a BSCE from the University of Connecticut, and MS in Applied Mechanics from Stanford University and is a registered Professional Engineer.
Submarine Cable Workshop: Waves of Change! (First Session)
Sunday, 17 January 2016