Bob Noonan, the Let It Be Us Board Chair, is an adoptive father. He brings 30 years of corporate experience in the Telecommunications field to the Let It Be Us team. He has experience in operations, engineering, marketing and sales and is currently a corporate officer as a Senior Vice President for a Fortune 500 company; ARRIS (ARRIS trades on the NASDAQ under ARRS). He currently manages well over $1 Billion in annual revenue.
Prior to his current role with ARRIS, Bob was an officer for Motorola Mobility’s Home business unit – acquired by ARRIS in 2013. Bob joined Motorola through the acquisition of Tut Systems (NASDAQ – TUTS) where he was the Vice President of Global Operations and one of three 16B corporate officers. Prior to Tut Systems, Bob held various management positions at US Sprint, Tektronix, and (2) of Tektronix’ companies – Grass Valley Group and VideoTele.com.
Throughout his career, he helped drive new markets that revolutionized the TV industry by using fiber optic back haul networks as well as expanding the educational markets enabling broadband distance learning. In the last ten years, Bob has been very active in the global emergence of IPTV solutions for Telco carriers.
Bob received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical engineering (BSME) from the University of Lowell (now UMass Lowell), Lowell MA and a MBA from University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.
Bob’s family includes, Wendy, his wife of 25 years, their 3 adult children and now his two precious young sons adopted through foster care.