People on the Move

Features people taking new jobs or getting promoted in the industry.

Rivermine Appoints Drapeau to Board

Rivermine, a provider of automated telecom expense management (TEM) solutions, announced that former MRO Software president and CEO, Chip Drapeau, has joined its board of directors. Drapeau brings more than 25 years of technology leadership experience to Rivermine. In 1982, he joined MRO Software, an enterprise asset management company, and held a variety of management […]

Mark Desautels, CTIA VP, Dies at Trade Show

Tragedy struck the CTIA trade show in Las Vegas Monday when Mark Desautels, the association’s vice president of wireless Internet development, died of an apparent heart attack. He was 56. Desautels joined CTIA in 1998, and his primary responsibility was to oversee the activities of the Wireless Internet Caucus. He also developed the educational sessions […]

Catalyst Telecom Names VP of Merchandising

VAD Catalyst Telecom named Bruce Meyer as its new vice president of merchandising with responsibility of managing the strategic direction and management of the company’s vendor relationships from a marketing, inventory and leadership perspective. He will provide guidance and oversight to the Catalyst Telecom merchandising team as they continue to grow the company’s vendor relationships […]

Perimeter eSecurity CEO Recognized as Innovator

Perimeter eSecurity’s CEO, Brad Miller, has been named the 2009 Innovator of the Year by Business New Haven. Perimeter eSecurity offers more than 50 SaaS-based IT security services in the areas of vulnerability defense, intrusion defense, network defense, e-mail defense, system defense, user defense, secure hosted e-mail and e-mail archiving. Miller was honored at a […]

TMC Names Sales VP

TMC Communications has named David Schwartz as vice president of sales. In this position, Schwartz will lead the company’s agent sales channel. TMC sells all of its services exclusively through a nationwide team of experienced, independent telecom agents. With more than 23 years of sales and marketing experience in the indirect telecom sales channel, Schwartz […]

Westcon Group Names CEO

Westcon Group Inc. announced that Dean Douglas will become president and CEO of Westcon Group effective April 1. His predecessor Tom Dolan, who co-founded the company in 1985, will become chairman of the board of directors. Douglas joined Westcon Group as its COO in June 2008 and has held senior executive roles at Motorola and […]

Veramark Announces Staff Additions

TEM provider Veramark Technologies Inc. (VERA.OB) has hired Gary Miko and Keith Hadelman as regional sales managers, and Matt Lennarz as director of product management. Miko, of Naperville, Ill., is the new Veramark regional sales manager for the North Central portion of the United States. Miko has more than 25 years of enterprise sales and management […]

snom Names Eastern Region Channel Manager

snom technology AG announced it has appointed senior sales executive, Tom Ostrander, as eastern region sales channel manager as the company continues to scale its channel sales program throughout North America. Ostrander is tasked with expanding and developing snom’s growing network of telecom reseller and distributor partners throughout the country’s eastern region. “We are pleased […]

Wrobel Named NaSPA President

NaSPA, the Networking and Systems Professional Association (NaSPA), which has served the needs of thousands of IT, networking and telecom professionals since 1986, has named Leo A. Wrobel president. Wrobel’s new agenda for the Milwaukee-based non-profit focuses on the challenges faced by millions of threatened employees of high-tech firms. “When we ask NaSPA’s members these […]

Beacon Solutions Taps VP GM

Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group Inc. appointed technology sales and marketing veteran Kevin Dowdy as vice president and general manager for the Southeast Region. Dowdy most recently served as the president of Cornerstone Technologies. Previously, he served as the President of NetGain Technologies. “We’re pleased to welcome Kevin to the Beacon Solutions team,” said Bruce Widener, […]

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