Mark Pellegri has 17 years of experience in the deployment of optical transport networks. He is currently a Senior Manager at Cox’s corporate headquarters, leading its Transport Networks team. During his nine years at Cox he has led the design and deployment of the Cox longhaul DWDM network as well as its first PON deployments for business services.
Prior to joining Cox, Pellegri worked at Nortel Networks as an engineer in its transport and access lines of business, and he helped deploy some of the first DWDM, SONET, and Digital Loop Carrier product lines.
He received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech and, more recently, his MBA from Georgia State University.