SVP, U.S. Enterprise, Cisco Systems, Inc.
This Illinois native and nearly 20-year Cisco Systems Inc. veteran currently serves as Senior Vice President, U.S. Enterprise, overseeing the company's relationships and partnerships with businesses. He joined Cisco in August 1995 and has since held various positions of increasing responsibility. Before assuming his present position in 2011 Marlier was SVP of Enterprise Sales. Prior to joining Cisco he spent a year as Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Public Data Networks, at Nortel; before that, he served two years as VP, Worldwide Sales and Marketing, at EMASS/Raytheon. Marlier began his career in 1982 as an Account Manager with IBM; three years later he joined Hitachi Data Systems, where over the next seven years he held various positions and ultimately rose to Western Region Sales Manager.