Mr. Steve Pattison serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Edgewater Networks. Steve Pattison brings to Edgewater Networks more than two decades of leadership experience in the high tech and services industries spanning executive positions in business and corporate development, marketing, product management and sales. He currently serves as Edgewater Networks' Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, responsible for driving the strategic direction of the company and managing all 3rd party business development and corporate development relationships. Prior to joining Edgewater Networks, Mr. Pattison was the Vice President Business of Development at Polycom, responsible for all 3rd party Technology Partnerships and Industry Solutions Development and Marketing activities at the company. Prior to Polycom, Pattison was responsible for Business Development, Corporate Development, Product Management and Product Marketing at Accordent Technologies and negotiated Polycom's acquisition of Accordent. Pattison Holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business and a B.S. from the University of Minnesota in MIS and Marketing.