Extreme Networks appoints new VP of sales for Asia Pacific
By Digital News Asia August 13, 2013
- Based in Singapore; oversees China, Korea, Australia, Japan and India too
- Newbold joined Extreme Networks in 2009, assumed new role on Aug 12
EXTREME Networks Inc has appointed appointment Gary Newbold (pic) as vice president of sales for Asia Pacific.
Based in Singapore, he will oversee the entire region highlighted by China, Korea, Australia, Japan and India, the company said in a statement.
Newbold joined Extreme Networks from 3Com in 2009, and assumed his new role as Extreme Networks kicked off its Asia-Pacific Channel Partner conference on Aug 12 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
“Gary’s (Newbold) appointment is a big step for Asia Pacific, as he has demonstrated consistent results and achieved excellent levels of customer satisfaction for the Northern EMEA (Europe/ Middle East/ Asia) region,” said Nancy Shemwell, executive vice president of Global Sales.
San Jose, California-based Extreme Networks provides high-performance Ethernet switching for cloud, data centre and mobile networks, and has more than 6,000 customers in more than 50 countries.
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