Jeff Orr, CEO and founder of ORR Technology, is an expert on emerging broadband technology and product marketing. ORR Technology assists customers with technology assessment, education, and their marketing strategies.
Jeff founded ORR Technology in 2007 after 17 years of corporate and industry marketing for high-tech firms. His client list includes industry research firms, semiconductor and equipment manufacturers, publishers, and Fortune 100 media companies. He also authored the “Mobile WiMAX Device Guide”. Most recently, Jeff was Senior Project Engineer for Corporate New Technology, where he provided expert market knowledge to The Walt Disney Company on emerging broadband wireless technology trends. He also produced a number of market research reports, and organized trade events for Yankee Group and CMP Media. Prior to Disney, Jeff was actively involved in the formation and strategy of WiMAX Forum, holding volunteer director and board member roles in addition to becoming the trade group’s first employee and serving as the Director of Marketing. Earlier posts included that of Director, Worldwide Product Marketing at Proxim Wireless Corporation and Product Line Manager at Diamond Multimedia Systems.
Jeff serves as the Editor for Mobile Broadband News, and has been widely published in industry journals including WiMax.com and Light Reading. An accomplished speaker, Jeff has moderated events and presented on panels at high-visibility events including Broadband Wireless World, CTIA, IEEE WCNC Conference, Intel Developers Forum, MacWorld, NCTA IOC Wireless and WiMAX World.
He studied Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and has completed a number of certifications in technical, marketing, and management subjects. Orr currently resides with his family in California.