For more than 25 years, Sangoma has been part of a diverse community of telephony vendors and developers whose technologies support interoperability within the greater telephony community.
Sangoma continues to engage the industry by providing key staff experts as speakers for user group meetings or industry events, free-of-charge.
If you would like us to deliver a presentation at your organization’s event, we invite you to request one of our team members to share their insights on a range of technical, application, engineering and business issues as they relate to telephony and IP Communications.
VP of Sales, OEM & Distributors, Sangoma Technologies Inc.
Doug is Vice President of Global Sales for Sangoma Technologies Inc., the premium provider of PC-based telephony hardware and software products for proprietary and open source based networking and telephony solutions. In this role he is responsible for leading Sangoma’s international sales and business development strategies to embrace open source and propietary communication projects around the world. During his tenure, revenue has grown four fold, the customer base has expanded to every continent around the world, and Sangoma has become a leading global supplier to major PBX manufacturers and telecom equipment manufacturers.
Prior to joining Sangoma, Doug worked in positions of increasing responsibility in sales and marketing roles at Eicon Networks, now Dialogic, as well as 10 years in pre-sales technical which lead to positions in Channel and Enterprise sales at NEC and Compaq.
Doug’s technical background allows him to bridge the gap between sales and engineering. Doug is a graduate of Seneca College Electronic Engineering in Toronto and an Honors Graduate of Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
Doug spends his free time with his wife and four busy children. They share his passion for skiing, hockey, and power boating at his cottage in Muskoka.
VP of Software Engineering, Sangoma Technologies Inc.
Nenad Corbic is the Chief Software Engineer of Sangoma Technologies Inc., the premium provider of PC-based telephony hardware and software products for proprietary and open source based networking and telephony solutions. In this role, Nenad plays an instrumental part in developing and designing the new line of Sangoma drivers, WAN and TDM protocol stacks, and APIs.
As an active Linux kernel maintainer of Linux WAN /WANPIPE drivers, Nenad has frequently submitted patches into the Linux source. He is currently managing and developing numerous open source telephony projects targeted to bridge the gap between OS projects and products. His latest projects include optimizing and expanding TDM architectures and developing high-availability Open Source VoIP/TDM switches.
Nenad is a pioneer in connectivity hardware and software products for telephony , Wide Area Networks, and the Internet.
Previously, Nenad was a software engineer in the telephony division of Nortel Networks, working on DMS and XA-Core switches.
Nenad holds an Honours degree in Computer Engineering from Ryerson University, Toronto.
VP of Professional Services and Product Management, Sangoma Technologies Inc.
Frederic Dickey is in charge of Professional Services and Product Management at Sangoma. Prior to Sangoma, he was at Paraxip – acquired by Sangoma in July 2008 – to lead Marketing and Business Development efforts.
Prior to joining Paraxip, Frederic was General Manager at Kallastra Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Octasic Semiconductors. In his role at Kallastra, Frederic gained significant experience in worldwide Sales and Marketing (including Europe and Asia) while managing operations.
Prior to Kallastra, Frederic spent 4 years at NMS Communications as a Product Management Director with responsibility for product lines generating significant revenues annually. Before NMS Communications, Frederic held several Sales Engineering and Project Management roles at both Lucent Technologies and Nortel Networks. Frederic brings, with its 20+ years of experience in the telecommunications industry, a comprehensive technical and business background to Sangoma Technologies.
Director of Marketing, Sangoma Technologies Inc.
Kathleen Reed is passionate about the power of integrating brand messaging through all customer touch points. Recently, she returned to Sangoma to lead its Marketing department after spending five years as president of Big Vox Marketing Inc., a boutique firm that specializes in helping SMBs build their brands, predominantly in the VoIP space.
For more than 15 years, Kathleen has led marketing and brand direction efforts for various technology, financial services, hospitality, media, and government services companies. Her varied client-side and agency marketing communications background gives her a unique perspective on the opportunities faced by businesses, as they embrace IP communications.
Although Kathleen has worked on a number of prestigious global brands, including Choice Hotels and Sears, she predominantly enjoys working with rapid growth companies to establish a global, customer-centric brand presence.
Kathleen holds an International Masters in Business Administration degree with a specialization in Marketing and Intellectual Property Law from the University of Victoria, and holds her honours undergraduate degree in Design Studies from York University in Toronto, Canada.
Manager of Software Development, Sangoma Technologies Inc.
Moises is an engineering manager at Sangoma Technologies where he takes care of leading the development efforts of several projects involving scalable SBC’s, VoIP transcoders, TDM gateways, Linux/Windows kernel drivers and embedded systems. Moises is an open source developer and enthusiast, author of the open source OpenR2 library, used by Asterisk, FreeSWITCH and other various telephony switches and gateways for MFC-R2 signaling. He is also an active developer member of open source telephony projects such as FreeSWITCH and Asterisk and has a deep understanding of the architecture internals of these projects as well as their strengths and weaknesses.
Moises holds a Bachelor of Electronics and Communications degree from the Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico and loves to talk at conferences about open source, telephony and Linux.