Edith Laird

Director of Product Management , CommScope

Edith Laird is Director of Product Management at CommScope. Edith currently manages indoor and outdoor product lines for the Ruckus Networks enterprise wireless portfolio. She is responsible for driving the portfolio transition to Wi-Fi 6, adoption of future technologies including unlicensed spectrum in 6GHz and spearheading strategic innovations. Edith has 15 years of experience in the Wi-Fi industry - having involvement in the technology transitions of 802.11n, 11ac, and 11ax. Edith has broad experience across mobile, residential, carrier, and enterprise verticals. Through the years she has held roles in product management and engineering - maintaining a guiding focus on methodology improvement and efficiencies of scale. An advocate of diversity in the workplace and supporting women in technology, Edith has served on the boards of employee women's networks and was a YWCA Silicon Valley Tribute to Women award recipient in 2017. Prior to joining Ruckus, Edith held management positions at Qualcomm and Atheros Communications. She holds BSEE and MSEE degrees from the University of Washington.

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