As Chief Operating Officer of GENBAND, Steven Bruny is responsible for overseeing end-to-end solutions development and delivery, including engineering and customer support. Bruny previously served as Senior Vice President of Major Accounts Sales for GENBAND. Prior to joining GENBAND, Bruny served as Chief Executive Officer of Aztek Networks, which was acquired by GENBAND in 2012. He has more than 20 years of technology industry experience and has founded and led several organizations during his career. Prior to Aztek Networks, Bruny founded Connexn Technologies, Inc., the North American market leader for revenue assurance solutions in the telecommunications industry. The company was acquired by Azure Solutions, Ltd., in 2004. Prior to Connexn, Bruny was Founder and CEO of IGS, a telecommunications software supplier focused on network facilities management and financially backed by Warburg Pincus. Bruny was also Founder and CEO of Information + Graphics Systems, Inc., a GIS software provider that was acquired by Hitachi Software Engineering in 1993. Bruny holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Colorado State University and an MBA from the University of Colorado.