Executive Team

Bill Crank

Bill Crank

President and CEO

Bill Crank is the President and Chief Executive Officer. Bill has been with Dialogic since late 2012 and previously served as SVP of Worldwide Field Operations, responsible for sales, channels, business development, services, and global strategy. Prior to Dialogic, Bill was Vice President of Sales & Business Development for Ubiquity Software where he provided the sales leadership and partner strategy to help the company to an IPO and eventual acquisition by Avaya. After Ubiquity, Bill became President of NCI where he drove a significant strategy change that led to an eventual acquisition. He has also held executive management roles as President of Wireless Systems Consulting (acquired by BCI), Executive Vice President of CI Wireless (acquired by EMS Wireless), Vice President Sales & Marketing of Ortel - Wireless Systems Division (acquired by Lucent), and senior leadership roles of increasing responsibility at Allen Telecom Group and Motorola where he started his career. Bill has a BBA in Marketing from Western Connecticut State University and an Engineering background from Motorola’s Fast Leadership Track Program.

Mike Ward

Mike Ward

Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Sales Operations

Mike Ward is Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Sales Operations, responsible for sales, channels, and business development worldwide. Mike has a long distinguished career in sales, including senior sales leadership roles at Ascend Communications, Lucent Technologies, Corvis Corporation, Paradyne Networks, MetaSwitch, and Seven Networks. Prior to joining Dialogic, he was SVP of Worldwide Sales at Edgewater Networks where he re-architected the global sales organization, resulting in the tripling of revenue in three years. At MetaSwitch, Mike spent nearly a decade building the worldwide sales organization from early stage to a market leadership position. Mike holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech, and a Masters in Engineering Management from the University of South Florida.

John Fusto

John Fusto

Group Vice President, Shared Services

John Fusto is Group Vice President, Shared Services, with responsibility for Finance, Human Resources, Legal, IT and Facilities. John has 40 years of experience, primarily in a controllership role. He joined Dialogic in 2013, after spending eight years as a consultant and close to twenty years at Audiovox Corporation (now Voxx International Corporation), where he was VP Corporate Controller. John has a BS Degree in Accounting from St. John’s University and is a Certified Public Accountant in New York.

Peter Kuciak

Peter Kuciak

Group Vice President, DialogicONE

Peter Kuciak is Group Vice President, DialogicONE, with responsibility for the strategy behind Dialogic’s next-generation software, including the latest product DialogicOne. Peter began his management career over 28 years ago with Newbridge Networks. He has held executive roles in areas of product management, research and development, delivery, business development, sales and marketing at companies that include Watchfire, Ubiquity Software, Avaya, March Networks and Headwall Software. Prior to joining Dialogic in 2015, Peter co-founded Headwall Software. Within 3 years of its formation, he oversaw the acquisition and transition of the company to new ownership within the SAP-focused marketplace. Peter holds a degree in Computer Science from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.

Antony Martin

Antony Martin

Group Vice President, Application and Media Processing

Antony Martin is the Group Vice President for the Applications and Media Processing portfolios. He has responsibility for research and development, product line management, and customer services. Antony joined Dialogic in 2009 and has over 20 years’ management and engineering experience in the telecommunications industry. Prior to joining Dialogic he has held CEO, CTO and Engineering Director roles for contact center software and PBX companies. Antony is an Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate from DeMontfort University, Leicester, UK.

David Philips

David Philips

Group Vice President, Virtualized Infrastructure

David Philips is Group Vice President, Virtualized Infrastructure, overseeing research and development, product line management, operations, maintenance, and delivery. David joined Dialogic as VP of Engineering for the Service Provider Infrastructure Group in 2010 as part of the Veraz Networks acquisition. He has over 20 years’ industry experience, much of it in management roles in engineering, operations, and services. Prior to Dialogic, David was part of the Engineering team in ECI and managed a software group at Veraz Networks.