George Kontopidis is a senior technology executive known for driving high-tech companies to their next stage of growth and development. His progressive career path includes technical leadership positions in communications, wireless & mobile networking and instrumentation companies. In his current role, he is leading the development of a cloud-based services at netBlazr, a wireless ISP start-up company.

As the SVP of Product Development for the Service Provider Products at Dialogic (& Veraz), George played a key role in catapulting the company to the forefront of the mobile video industry; he spearheaded the multimedia integrated gateways and pioneered a Web 2.0 strategy for Enhanced Services.

At NMS Communications (formerly Natural MicroSystems), he was instrumental in the evolution of the company from its start-up phase in 1989, through the peak of business, to the sale of its Platform Business. He architected the next generation products and developed multiple flagship products such as, the Alliance Generation™; Convergence Generation™; Video Access™; Fusion™ and multiple SS7 signaling termination solutions.

At Sea Data (& Pacer Systems), he led the development of autonomous underwater sensors and environmental monitoring equipment.

He holds a PhD, MSEE and BSEE/ME, and he is active in multiple professional groups and societies.

Professional Objective

Drive company’s growth by developing superb products or services; deploy innovative technologies to differentiate and compete globally.