Michael RoarkPrincipal Solutions Architect at WISI
Michael began his career in systems administration and network engineering, working between telecommunications, education, and corporate environments. He has 15 years experience in the video industry which started in the early stages of IPTV adoption at a telephone cooperative in South Georgia, where he set-up and managed a video and data deployment. After a successful launch and several years of steady subscriber growth, he transitioned to the vendor space, starting with field engineering middleware installations at Minerva Networks. He then spent 10 years at Verimatrix in field engineering and operations management, where he travelled globally to manage high profile deployments, migrations, and upgrades. Michael joined WISI in 2018. As Principal Solutions Architect of the WISI America office, he is responsible for ecosystem partnerships and integrations, managing key relationships and opportunities in the video market.