As the VP of Marketing, Kaela is responsible for developing and implementing Accedian’s marketing strategy across the enterprise and communications service provider sectors globally, in alignment with both short- and long-term business goals. To this role she brings a diverse set of career experience, spanning marketing, business development, and project and program management, with a focus on sales channel and technology alliance programs.
Prior to joining Accedian, Kaela held leadership and management positions at a variety of technology and telecommunications companies, such as Netrounds and Procera Networks. While at Netrounds, Kaela was instrumental in developing the ecosystem and technology partner program that lead to joint solution and market messaging, and she represented Netrounds at various international speaking engagements and conferences. Kaela has also assisted with the Light Reading Women in Comms initiative as an advisor, as well as held a key role on the ETSI Open Source MANO Marketing Task Force.
Kaela holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management in addition to a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of British Columbia.