Virtual PBX® Appoints John Coyle VP Of Business Development
SAN JOSE, CALIF. (September 19, 2005) - Virtual PBX®, the inventors and pioneers of hosted PBX services, today announced that John Coyle has joined the company as Vice President of Business Development. Coyle brings with him over 15 successful years in a combination of channel management, sales, and technical marketing.
John's extensive knowledge and experience adds a lot to the Virtual PBX management team," said Paul Hammond, CEO of Virtual PBX. "He will play a key role in the development of our partnership and channel programs, where his broad background will serve him well in establishing strong alliances with other important industry players".
Prior to joining Virtual PBX, Coyle was OEM Channel Manager for Xiotech Corporation, a storage networking vendor, where he led a cross-functional team to implement an entirely new channel strategy for the company. Earlier in his career, Coyle spent over 12 years with Hewlett-Packard in positions of increasing responsibility in sales, business development, marketing, and channel management. In addition, he has held channel and sales roles with LSI Logic and Netreon and has extensive industry experience in advisory and consulting roles.
Virtual PBX® pioneered the hosted PBX market, introducing the first service of its class in 1997. Virtual PBX utilizes the public switched telephone network and the internet to provide PBX functionality as a hosted service. The three primary customers for Virtual PBX services include small businesses that want full PBX functionality without the capital and support expense of installed equipment; companies of any size that need to route calls to telecommuters or other employees outside of a main office; and enterprises looking for phone system disaster recovery solutions. Additional information about Virtual PBX can be found at https://www.virtualpbx.com or by calling 888-825-0800.
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