Vice President Operations
and Product Line Management
Steven Robinson joined Nistica in May 2009.
brings over twenty-seven years of business and technical experience in the telecommunications industry.
Prior to joining Nistica, Steven was Senior VP and General Manager at Xtera Communications where he introduced one of the first commercially deployed WSS ROADM systems to the marketplace
Steven has held various leadership and product development roles in AT&T Bell Laboratories, Lucent, and Agere Microelectronics.
While at Agere he
founded an Optical MEMS new venture that developed dynamic channel equalizers and compact cross-connect switches.
's Corporate Technology Strategy Group
, coordinating product and technology strategies across Lucent's business units.
also developed opto-electronic components and sub-systems; leading them into high volume manufacturing in both Reading, PA and Bangkok, Thailand.
Steven received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University and received his MBA from Lehigh University in 1996.