Kathy Perone

Chief Revenue Officer

Kathy possesses an extensive and successful history of executive leadership, operational management and sales execution for start-up and Fortune 500 businesses in telecommunications and technology.

Before joining Vcinity, Kathy served as president of XLNT Technologies, Inc.; COO at Hibernia Networks; / CEO, President and Director for Westcom Corporation (acquired by IPC); CEO, President and Director at Focal Communications (acquired by Broadwing/Level 3); CEO and Chairman of LightTrade, Inc.; Founder and Managing Partner of Acappella Ventures; President North America Division at Level 3 Communications; President of two divisions of MFS Communications (acquired by WorldCom, now Verizon); VP of National Accounts at Cable & Wireless; and in management roles at Lightnet, Inc., National Gateway Telecom, American Satellite Company and RCA Americom. She served on the boards of Tellium (acquired by Zhone Technologies), TNCI &Impact Telecom (acquired by Lingo Communications), REALTECH,  Infocrossing (acquired by WiPro),  Lexent,(acquired by Lightower/CrownCastle) M5 Networks (acquired by Shoretel), and Desktop News. Kathy holds a B.S. in business administration from Rutgers University.