Antonio is an Atlanta-based Cisco Director responsible for the Partner Ecosystem strategy and execution for Business Transformation.
With over 25 years of leadership experience, Antonio is focused on delivering business outcomes to US Enterprise customers through alliances with an ecosystem of key industry partners.
Prior to joining Cisco in 2011, Antonio held an executive sales position at Control4, a leading manufacturer of automation and energy management solutions. Most notably, Antonio was also the founder and chief executive officer of StayOnline, a ground-breaking broadband wireless solutions provider for the hospitality industry. StayOnline was acquired by LodgeNet, the leading provider of interactive media and connectivity services to the hospitality industry, in 2007, where Antonio served as president of the LodgeNet StayOnline broadband subsidiary.
A native of Rome, Italy, Antonio holds a bachelors degree in information and computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a masters degree in computer science from the University of Alabama in Huntsville.