President and CEO
Bill Crank is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dialogic, a leading cloud-optimized solutions provider for real-time communications media, applications, and infrastructure to service providers, enterprises, and developers around the globe. Since becoming CEO in late 2012, Bill has focused on making the company lean, flexible, and customer-centric while leveraging and improving Dialogic’s unique portfolio of products to provide customers with the solutions they need.
Previously, Bill served as the SVP of Worldwide Field Operations, responsible for sales, channels, business development, services, and global strategy. He played a key role in leading the company to become private, positioning Dialogic for a new phase of growth. Bill has also held executive management roles as 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. He was President and Chief Operating Officer at Natural Convergence Inc. (NCI) where he drove a significant strategy change that led to an eventual acquisition by Broadview Networks. Bill’s other prior roles included being 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. Bill is also one of the Board of Directors for Dialogic.