Dennis Edens has over 25 years of experience and has worked in the telecommunications, automotive, and printing industries in the areas of Operations, Engineering, and Business Development. Prior to joining DTS, he worked for a large telecommunication equipment provider, where he held positions as Test Engineering Manager and Senior Product Line Manager, among others. One of his many accomplishments as a product line manager was being a key player in launching a digital subscriber line (DSL) product that grew to have annual sales of over $900M in just three short years, while capturing over 50% market share. As a senior consultant at DTS, Dennis has been working with a Tier 1 cable operator to define and implement next-generation network architectures. As part of this effort, he has also been involved in defining and communicating standard processes and materials to be used to scale rapid implementation and deployment.
Dennis received his BSEE engineering degree from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and his masters in management (MBA) from North Carolina State University in Raleigh. He currently lives in Raleigh with his wife and two children. When he is not busy working, he enjoys watching ACC basketball and volunteering his help with organizations such as Special Olympics, Habitat for Humanity, SCORE, and others.