Morrisville, N.C., United States:
Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR), a pacesetter in cloud networking, at present introduced it has strengthened its management crew within the Asia Pacific (APAC) area. Jeff Hurmuses has been promoted to Senior Vice President, APAC, Freddy Wang has been employed because the Country Sales Director for Taiwan and Makoto Naito is main Extreme’s gross sales efforts in Japan.
As senior vice chairman of APAC, Hurmuses will handle gross sales operations and proceed to drive development for Extreme throughout the area. Hurmuses joined the corporate in 2021 as vice chairman of gross sales in APAC and has performed a major position in establishing a presence within the area with key buyer wins reminiscent of LG Electronics and Marriott Hotel Group Greater China. He has additionally been instrumental in bringing in new expertise and realigning methods throughout Extreme’s APAC presence for accelerated development. Prior to becoming a member of Extreme, Hurmuses held varied gross sales and operations roles in APAC, most lately serving as space vice chairman at Malwarebytes.
As nation gross sales director for Taiwan, Wang will lead regional business development methods in addition to drive Extreme’s expanded presence within the nation. Wang brings greater than 25 years of IT trade gross sales expertise to Extreme and has experience in rising channel business initiatives and advertising actions within the Taiwan market. He joins Extreme from Juniper Networks, the place he was the senior channel and business gross sales chief for Taiwan and was acknowledged with the APAC High Achiever Award in 2020 and 2021. Previously, Wang held varied gross sales management positions at Genesys, Polycom and Avaya.
Naito-san will proceed to drive development alternatives throughout Japan. He has greater than 40 years of expertise in IT trade gross sales in Japan and has held gross sales management roles at firms together with Sony, Akamai Technologies, IBM, APC Japan, Schneider Electric, Dell, CA Technologies, Barracuda, Eurotech and NCR Corporation. Most lately, he was the regional managing director at DXC Technology.
Joe Vitalone, Chief Revenue Officer, Extreme Networks
“Extreme has seen rapid growth across the APAC region over the past year, with major brands trusting us to deliver best-in-class networking solutions including Marriott Hotel Group Greater China and LG Electronics. Jeff has been a force of growth for us, and I know he will continue to drive success in his new role overseeing the region. Freddy and Naito-san will build upon our team of strong, experienced sales leaders and will be an excellent support system for Jeff as Extreme continues to expand in the APAC market. I have confidence that we will quickly realize and even exceed our regional goals for growth as they step into their new roles.”
About Extreme Networks
Extreme Networks, Inc. (EXTR) is a pacesetter in cloud networking centered on delivering companies that join units, functions, and other people in new methods. We push the boundaries of know-how leveraging the powers of machine studying, synthetic intelligence, analytics, and automation. Over 50,000 prospects globally belief our end-to-end, cloud-driven networking options and depend on our top-rated companies and assist to speed up their digital transformation efforts and ship progress like by no means earlier than. For extra data, go to Extreme’s web site at https://www.extremenetworks.com/ or comply with us on LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
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