Executive Vice President, General Manager, Products
Tom Puorro serves as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Products at Poly. In this role, Puorro leads the global development team, which is responsible for audio, video, and headset solutions for the modern workplace.
Puorro joined Poly in 2018 and brings more than 25 years of Unified Communications (UC) experience. With an engineering background, Puorro’s leadership style applies deep knowledge of market dynamics and passion for leading teams to create contextual, continuous, and capability-rich experiences for customers.
Prior to joining Poly, Puorro served as Vice President and General Manager of the Cisco Unified Communications Technology Group. In this role, Puorro oversaw the company’s video and voice endpoints, including all video phones, telepresence, and Tandberg. He led Cisco’s $2 billion strategic acquisition and integration of BroadSoft, Inc.
Since starting his career as an engineer at Network Access Solutions, Puorro has held several leadership roles in engineering and product management and development at Cisco Systems and Microsoft, Inc.