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Cloud computing provider RapidScale has named its first-ever new vice president of channels for the central region.
Southern California-based RapidScale said this week that Tom Osvold now runs the company's Dallas office. Osvold has worked in the communications industry and the channel for more than 15 years. He comes to RapidScale from CounterPath, where he served as director of sales since last November. Osvold also has worked in sales roles for Interop Technologies, Acision and NetNumber.
Osvold will oversee RapidScale's white-label, cable company and carrier vertical strategy, RapidScale said.
RapidScale specializes in cloud computing products including DaaS, IaaS, DRaaS, hosted Microsoft Exchange and more.