Blair Pleasant | UCStrategies Industry Buzz | August 16, 2016

UC-Unified-Communications-Strategies-Logo-red-cropIn this Industry Buzz podcast, the UCStrategies Experts discuss the changes happening in the industry that will shape the agenda for the upcoming BC Summit in November. The BC Summit is November 1-3, 2016, at the La Quinta Resort & Club in Palm Springs, CA. The event offers attendees the opportunity to learn actionable best practices, strategies, and tactics from leading vendors, UCC pioneers, and thought leaders.

Jim Burton is the moderator, and is joined by Experts Marty ParkerRoberta J. FoxMichael FinneranSteve LeadenMelissa SwartzEvan KirstelDave SteinJon ArnoldBlair PleasantDr. Joseph WilliamsKevin Kieller, and Phil Edholm.

Listen to the podcast here (total run time 39:37).

Refer to the time codes below for each speaker:

  • Jim Burton
  • Marty Parker (:57)
  • Roberta J. Fox (6:11)
  • Michael Finneran (9:40)
  • Steve Leaden (11:50)
  • Melissa Swartz (18:30)
  • Evan Kirstel (20:34)
  • Dave Stein (23:28)
  • Jon Arnold (27:18)
  • Blair Pleasant (29:16)
  • Joseph Williams (32:42)
  • Kevin Kieller (34:12)
  • Phil Edholm (35:59)


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UCStrategies Experts represent the Who’s Who of the Unified Communications world, providing key insights and analysis to help you better understand UC technologies, products, and trends. UCStrategies Experts are seasoned professionals and luminaries in their fields, with extensive experience and knowledge in their various areas of expertise.

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