Michael J. DeMarco
Executive Vice President, Operations
Michael J. DeMarco leads Intelsat’s network engineering, network operations and information system teams, including the company’s global teleport operations. With more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Mr. DeMarco is also responsible for the company’s information system strategy and the delivery of the company’s end-to-end service portfolio – including the integration of the Intelsat EpicNG® platform.
Since then, Mr. DeMarco has held a number of senior leadership roles with Intelsat, including his most recent past position as Senior Vice President, Marketing and Solutions Development. In that role, he led the company’s product management, marketing, customer solutions engineering and asset management functions.He has been with Intelsat for more than 16 years, beginning with PanAmSat in 2000 as Business Manager, Webcast Services. He assumed more senior roles and took the position of Intelsat’s Vice President of Media Services when PanAmSat merged with Intelsat in 2006. In that position, he led the re-launch of Intelsat’s media product portfolio. He also spearheaded the development of successful video neighborhoods at the 66° East and 68.5° East orbital locations, serving Africa and the Indian Ocean Region, respectively, as well as the Intelsat 1° West neighborhood for Eastern Europe.
With PanAmSat from 2000-06, he served as Vice President of Core Video Services, Senior Director of Business Operations, and Director of Product Finance. Prior to joining PanAmSat, he served as Business Manager of High-Speed Data for Bresnan Communications, a U.S. cable television operator.
Mr. DeMarco serves on the Board of Directors of the Global VSAT Forum (GVF), an organization that supports and promotes higher standards of service, greater levels of market access, improved regulatory conditions, and heightened awareness by the private and public sectors of the advantages afforded by state-of-the-art, satellite-based fixed and mobile solutions.
Mr. DeMarco earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and an MBA from Fairfield University in Connecticut.
Intelsat operates the world’s first Globalized Network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world. Intelsat’s Globalized Network combines the world’s largest satellite backbone with terrestrial infrastructure, managed services and an open, interoperable architecture to enable customers to drive revenue and reach through a new generation of network services. Thousands of organizations serving billions of people worldwide rely on Intelsat to provide ubiquitous broadband connectivity, multi-format video broadcasting, secure satellite communications and seamless mobility services. The end result is an entirely new world, one that allows us to envision the impossible, connect without boundaries and transform the ways in which we live