Rob Switzman

Rob Switzman has been working at the forefront of the telecom industry for 20 years. He is constantly looking for opportunities to capitalize on market disruption driven by shifts in technology, value chain and customer behaviour. Rob has led delivery of avant garde telecom programs, from concept through delivery.
As VP Innovation Strategy at Distributel Communications, a leading national, independent communications provider offering a wide range of business and residential communications services, Rob is responsible for building on the company’s 30-year legacy of innovation in the telecom industry and executes on plans for its next wave of growth.
Prior to Distributel, Rob held roles in innovation, business development and product management at Rogers Communications. He was the first ever Machine-to-Machine (M2M/IoT) product manager in 1999. Rob holds an MBA from Richard Ivey School of Business, and BBA from Wilfrid Laurier University.