ARRIS appoints Bruce McClelland as new CEO
Mr. McClelland also was appointed to serve on the Board of Directors effective the same date. Mr. McClelland joined ARRIS in 1999 as Vice President of Engineering, leading the product development of the Company's voice and broadband products.
Mr. McClelland served in multiple roles including Group President, for products and services, and General Manager of the Customer Premises Equipment unit. He is currently President, Network & Cloud and Global Services.
Mr. McClelland came to ARRIS following 11 years at Nortel Networks/Bell Northern Research (BNR). He began his career with BNR in Ottawa, Canada and was responsible for development of Nortel's SS7 switching products immediately prior to joining ARRIS.
Mr. McClelland has a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Saskatchewan.
Bob Stanzione will become ARRIS Executive Chairman in addition to continuing to serve as Chairman of the Board of the Company.
Mr. Stanzione will remain with ARRIS on a full-time basis as Executive Chairman. Mr. Stanzione was the founding President and CEO of ARRIS Interactive LLC, the joint venture between Nortel Networks and ANTEC started in 1995.