Robert Cohn

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Robert Cohn

Name: Robert (Bob) Cohn

Born: April 1949

Computer-related contributions

  • Entrepreneur and businessman.
  • Founded Octel Communications, the company that commercialized voicemail and was largely responsible for making it ubiquitous on cell phones, in companies and on residential phones.
  • Octel was purchased by Lucent Technologies in 1997.