Pamela Reilly 

Cisco Systems, Inc.

​Pam Reilly is an accomplished Sales Executive with twenty-plus years of experience in the telecommunications industry.  Over the course of her career, she has driven sales and revenue growth from the exploration, strategic planning, development and field execution of next-generation technology solutions. 

Ms. Reilly is currently the Director of Wireless Sales Operations for the Verizon Account at Cisco Systems.  She leads a team of Sales and Engineering professionals interfacing with Verizon Wireless.  Together, they provide solutions, products, and services for the operation and evolution of the network. 


Prior to joining Cisco, Pam was Sales Vice President at Alcatel-Lucent.  She led an organization in the collaboration with customers through all stages of new technology delivery.  This process entailed the definition of standards, through technical and marketing trials, to commercial deployment.   In this role she worked with wireless service providers on the introduction of multiple revolutionary wireless technologies, including wireless data (EVDO), IMS, and 4G LTE, generating over a billion dollars in yearly revenue.


Earlier in her her career, Ms. Reilly held various positions in engineering and management at Bell Labs and AT&T, including Development Engineer, Project Manager and Senior Design Specialist. During her service with Bell Labs, she was responsible for manufacturing process and quality improvement. At AT&T Network Systems, she was in charge of overseeing the planning and installation of large communications systems and configuring complex telecommunications solutions for enterprises. 


Pam holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.   She earned a Masters of Science from the University of Pennsylvania in Technology Management, which is a joint degree from the Wharton School and the Penn School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 


Originally from Northern Virginia, Ms. Reilly now resides in New Jersey with her husband and three children.  She is passionate about mentoring young women in STEM careers and works with several organizations to encourage women in science and technology.

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