Over 30 years leadership experience in Business & Strategic Planning, Product Management, Product Marketing, and very large system Software Development, primarily in the telecoms and data communications industry. International perspective on business having lived in 4 countries (Canada, Jamaica, Germany, USA), managed staff in 8 countries, and worked with customers on 6 continents. For much of his career, Barry has been involved with data packet switching technologies which now form the backbone of the Internet. He began as a software designer and took on increasingly senior leadership roles in R&D, Product Marketing and Portfolio Strategy. In these roles, he developed business plans and strategies, negotiated investments, guided product requirements, and took products to number 1 global market share leader. Based on his experience, Barry can provide mentoring in areas such as: team building goal and metric setting business planning and strategy international and remote management software quality control business and sales operations product management product marketing market research data communications and security Barry is a past Chapter Chair in SCORE and an officer on the board of a non-profit organization.