Vice President of Business and Cloud Ecosystem Development
Level 3 Communications
Brian Hoekelman is Vice President of Business and Cloud Ecosystem Development at Level 3. Brian has worked in the technology and telecommunications industry for nearly 20 years in a range of functions including technology strategy, product development, alliance management, and business development. Currently, Brian leads the organization that establishes strategic alliances for the Level 3 ecosystem. His team focus is to revolutionize connectivity to the Cloud ecosystem and providing a rich set of solutions that allow customers to deploy hybrid IT on Level 3 infrastructure. Prior to his role Level 3, Brian held senior product and business development roles at tw telecom, Qwest, Oracle and Polycom. A native of Colorado, Brian earned a BS in Business from Oregon State University and a Masters in Telecom and Information Science from the University of Denver. During downtime, Brian enjoys the Colorado outdoors and hiking, skiing and biking with his two children.