John Wick serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Service Provider Group, and is responsible for the management and growth of Syniverse's next-generation networking solutions. He also leads product development across this line of business, which includes Syniverse’s Connected LTE, IPX, IMS, SS7 and Turnkey product lines. Mr. Wick joined Syniverse in 1993 and was initially responsible for managing the network operations department. Over his tenure, he has held management positions in the operations, research and development, technology, business development, and product management groups. Prior to joining Syniverse, Mr. Wick was a systems integrator with Verizon and, earlier, an electronic communications and switching systems technician for the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Wick earned both bachelor's and master's degrees in business from Nova Southeastern University. He also holds an associate's degree in electronic engineering technology from the Community College of the Air Force, and he is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.
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John Wick explains Syniverse’s IPX vision, in a Global Telecoms Business feature.
Mobile has become a critical part of the average consumer’s daily life. The scale of mobile’s proliferation opens a wealth of opportunities for businesses looking for better consumer engagement, and today’s mobile networks are primed for advanced, multidimensional mobile marketing campaigns.
Much has been written lately about the probable decline of SMS—or text messaging—in the age of smartphones and advanced data services. However, much of this talk doesn’t take into consideration the unique benefits SMS offers or its significant potential for new uses in the future.