John Colvin Joins Mimosa as SVP of Global Field Operations
SANTA CLARA, Mimosa Networks, a leading provider of 5G Fixed wireless solutions, today announced John Colvin as its Senior Vice President of Global Field Operations. Colvin will be responsible for leading the Mimosa sales, marketing, customer service, and sales operations teams to develop and aggressively grow existing and new business opportunities while creating innovative solutions to meet and exceed customer expectations.
Colvin is a well-known figure in the telecommunications, networking, software and service industries. "I am very excited to have been chosen to lead the customer engagement teams at this outstanding company," said Colvin. “Mimosa’s innovative suite of Fixed wireless access solutions is at the leading edge of delivering the next generation of broadband. I look forward to driving Mimosa’s continued efforts to provide the highest quality and most innovative solutions to the marketplace. I am confident that Mimosa solutions will put our service provider customers in the best position to provide the ultimate broadband experience to their subscribers."
Colvin most recently served as Senior Vice President of Sales for the Americas at Calix and held other leadership positions at the company during his 13-year tenure, where the company’s customer base grew to $5B in total sales in over 100 countries and across more than 1,300 customers. Prior to Calix, he served in a variety of strategic leadership positions in sales, sales engineering and technical support at Cisco, Cerent, Alcatel, Rockwell Collins, and NEC.
“I am thrilled that John will be joining our team,” said Brian L. Hinman, Mimosa’s President and CEO. “As a proven leader and with a strong track record, John has a history of fostering long-term business relationships with both customers and industry luminaries. His winning attitude and ability to scale companies across cross-functional organizations are assets that will enhance and accelerate Mimosa’s ability to meet the needs of our service provider customers.”
About Mimosa Networks:
Mimosa Networks is a leading provider of 5G Fixed wireless solutions creating new competition in the industry to close the connectivity gap. Mimosa access, backhaul and client solutions enable service providers to connect dense urban and hard-to-reach rural homes at a fraction of the cost of fiber. Mimosa’s technology allows unprecedented levels of efficiency, enabling scarce spectrum to be concurrently shared across an entire network. Founded in 2012, Mimosa is VC-funded and deployed in over 130 countries worldwide.