Company: Cisco Systems, Inc.
Location: Dallas, Texas
Dallas, Texas, August 4, 2015, Chris Jacobs, Director of Certifications and Lab Delivery at Cisco Systems, Inc., has been recognized by Elite American Executives for dedication, achievement and leadership in information technology.
After picking up skills as an art teacher for one year, Ms. Jacobs realized she was not satisfied with her role in teaching, so she changed direction. Ms. Jacobs joining Cisco in 1999 and has become an integral member of the organization’s staff. She is known for being calm, focused, and not rattled in any ongoing endeavors. When she sees an opportunity, she is fearless. Her maturity and creative abilities are also an asset in her career.
Ms. Jacobs handles a myriad of responsibilities as the director of certifications and lab delivery. She is tasked with overseeing a staff of 77 people in the global certifications and lab operations business, managing the design, development, delivery, operations and maintenance of all written certification exams and lab expert practical exams across Cisco’s associate, professional, specialist, and expert certifications, and handling more than 264 exams in production, which cover more than 35 certified programs. She attributes her success to her hard work and ability to tell a story, as well as being sincere, genuine and down to earth. Ms. Jacobs is also inspired by both of her parents, who are successful entrepreneurs, and her brother, who has a successful career in real estate. In the coming years, Ms. Jacobs plans to continue her contributions to Cisco in her present position. She also hopes to help carry the legacy of the brand, and continue to make great changes in the Cisco certification world.
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