Mike Cronk

Mike Cronk

Chairman of the Board, AIMS Alliance for IP Media Solutions
United States
Michael Cronk is Vice President of Core Technology for Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, where he guides the development of innovative technology platforms and engines for use across the company. Mike also serves as Chairman of the Board for the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), helping Grass Valley lead the industry toward a clear and efficient path to standards-based IP.   Michael previously served as Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing between 2015 and 2016, driving Grass Valley's product roadmap and strategy.   Michael rejoined Grass Valley in February 2013 as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Product Line Management where he was instrumental in the turn-around of the company prior to its acquisition by Belden. Mike was also with the company between 1989 and 2008 and held a number of growing roles over that period including General Manager of the Server and News business, as well as Vice President of Marketing.   Mike holds both Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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