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Shay Phillips
AVP – Product Marketing Management, AT&T Internet of Things Solutions at AT&T


Shay Phillips was appointed assistant vice president of product management for AT&T Internet of Things Solutions in October 2017. Shay’s organization manages a $600M portfolio focused on delivering the networks and technology needed to bring IoT solutions to life – ranging from low power wide area (LPWA) to 5G to satellite. Shay’s team also oversees the platforms needed to manage millions of IoT connections and develops the strategy to migrate customers to newer network technologies.

Prior to her current role, Shay has held several strategic positions across AT&T. As AVP of Technology, she led end-to-end operations for the award-winning AT&T Partner Exchange reseller program. She also held a high-priority role supporting AT&T’s CEO and Chairman where she oversaw his communications strategy.

Shay received the 2016 Black Engineer of the Year Award for Outstanding Technical Contribution in Industry by the Career Communications Group, recognized for her more than 20-year contribution to technological firsts. She was also named to CRN’s 2016 and 2017 lists of Channel Chiefs and Women in the Channel, which honors leaders for their achievements in and dedication to driving growth and innovation in the indirect channels. 

Shay holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Marketing Management from DePaul University. She’s a Chicago native, now residing in Dallas, TX, who loves to travel the world.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Tall Poppy Syndrome - How to Ensure Women Are the Biggest Advocates of the Success of Other Women

  • Service Provider Presentation: 5G and IoT: Transforming the Future