Jeff Harris is chief marketing officer (CMO) responsible for Ixia’s brand and global marketing efforts, including product and solutions marketing, corporate marketing, field marketing, corporate communications and partner marketing. He drives Ixia’s corporate positioning, messaging and communications to both internal and external audiences. Jeff has more than 20 years of marketing leadership experience spanning security, wireless networking and semiconductor markets.
Before joining Ixia, Jeff was a senior consultant at Check Point Software Technologies where he led the solution marketing team creating thought leadership campaigns that positioned Check Point for significant growth. He also consulted at Cisco driving go-to-market programs for the networking and security business units. Prior to that, he was Vice President at TrellisWare Technologies, a ViaSat Company, where he led the company’s entrance and leadership in the mobile ad hoc networked communications market. Jeff also worked at General Atomics, Lockheed Martin, and UUNET in senior product management and product marketing capacities.
Jeff received his Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering and Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from George Mason University.