Bob Toohey has taken over as president of Verizon Communications Inc.s global business unit.
Toohey moves up from Verizon Business, where he worked as senior vice president of global customer care and services. He succeeds Fran Shammo; Shammo in September was named Verizons executive vice president and CFO.
In his new job, Toohey will oversee marketing, sales, professional services and service delivery for Verizons enterprise, mid-sized business and government clients around the world.
Toohey started working for Verizon 22 years ago.