The US Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) has named Dean Stoneback as senior director of engineering.
Stoneback previously served as senior technical marketing manager with Arris and as senior manager, systems engineering, access networks for Motorola. At the SCTE he will be responsible for the development of standards, recommended practices and training material, reporting to Daniel Howard, senior vice-president and chief technology officer.
“Throughout his career, Dean Stoneback’s innovative approach, his commitment to technical excellence and his collaborative spirit have contributed to the growth of our industry,” said Howard. “We anticipate that those same characteristics will be invaluable in creating the resources needed to pave the way for the services of tomorrow.”
“As cable continues to evolve, standards and professional development opportunities that align with new technologies are essential to the industry’s growth,” said Stoneback. “I look forward to working with SCTE and its members to help the industry capitalize on technological advances and shape new service opportunities.”