Meet Our Guests
In addition to analysis of industry news, the Everything Technology podcast also features regular interviews with important players in the tech industry driving key tech industry innovations, product developments and company-wide strategies. You can learn more about them here.
Chief Revenue Officer, Verizon Business
Sampath Sowmyanarayan is the Chief Revenue Officer for Verizon Business, charged with accelerating growth and reimagining the future of the enterprise for Verizon and its global customers. Sampath is responsible for all Verizon Business’ revenues (~$32B), go to market,
business development and client satisfaction worldwide across the four business units (Global Enterprise, Business Markets, Public Sector and Wholesale). Additionally he is responsible for marketing, digital, customer experience and business transformation.
President, Client Solutions Group, Dell Technologies
As president of Dell’s $40 billion Client Solutions Group, Sam Burd leads global design, development, engineering, marketing, sales and innovation efforts for desktops, notebooks, workstations, thin clients, displays, software and peripherals.
Prior to his current role, Sam was president of Dell’s Client Product Group, where he was responsible for designing and developing Dell’s PC product portfolio. Since joining Dell in 1999, he has led consumer and commercial sales and marketing teams in Asia, Europe and the United States, as well as global product teams in both the client and infrastructure segments.
Executive Vice President, Intel
Gregory M. Bryant is executive vice president and general manager of the Client Computing Group at Intel Corporation. He leads the Intel organization dedicated to client computing solutions, a business that spans notebooks, desktops, tablets, 2 in 1 devices and home gateways. Bryant’s responsibilities include profit and loss, business strategy, and product development for the full portfolio of Intel technologies, processors, chipsets and connectivity solutions designed to enable exceptional personal computing experiences..
Dr. Tingfang Ji
Sr. Director Engineering, Qualcomm
Tingfang was born in China and joined Qualcomm in 2003, where he began work on the transition from CDMA to OFDM cellular systems. Over the next decade, he made a variety of breakthroughs relating to the designs, algorithms, and standards for many of the key components in OFDM and 4G connectivity. Today, Tingfang continues to lead one of Qualcomm Technologies biggest research teams in pursuit of the latest wireless breakthroughs. While still focusing on 5G, he’s already working on next-generation 6G cellular technology.