Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> June 15, 2000

Dennis Barsema – Redback Networks Inc (rbak)

DENNIS L. BARSEMA, Chief Executive Officer of Redback Networks, Inc., joined Redback in November 1997. Previously, he was the Senior Vice President and General Manager at Centigram, a telecommunications company. He also served as Vice President at SoftSwitch, a telecommunications company. Prior to that time, he was Vice President at Primary Access and AT&T Paradyne. Mr. Barsema holds a BS in Business Management from Northern Illinois University. Profile
TWST: Could you begin by giving us a brief overview of Redback Networks,

Inc.? Then describe what you see as the business and company today?

Mr. Barsema: Redback Networks was incorporated in