Paul Hooper

Paul Hooper is Vice President and General Manager of the Volume Products Group at Extreme Networks. Paul, a 15-year veteran of the high tech industry, is responsible for the strategy, product development and business management for Extreme Networks' Summit family of fixed configuration switches, the BlackDiamond 8800 family of modular switches, and wireless LAN and security solutions. Paul also serves as Extreme Networks' executive sponsor for data center and enterprise LAN initiatives. Prior to joining Extreme Networks, Paul served as Vice President of IT at myCFO, Inc., where he was responsible for myCFO's enterprise applications and infrastructure. Paul has also held senior-level IT positions with JDS Uniphase, Netscape Communications and Sun Microsystems. He can be reached at [email protected]

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