Veteran IT sales pro to expand and grow East Coast territory
PALO ALTO, Calif. – Big data software solutions and infrastructure provider Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) today announced that Sean Thompson has joined the company as Vice President of Sales – Eastern Region for the Professional Services unit. Thompson brings over 20 years of sales operations experience and an in-depth understanding of how to drive incremental revenue within sales, channel and customer organizations. In his new role at Lilien Systems, a Sysorex Company, Thompson will be responsible for creating and implementing overall sales operations strategies designed to help achieve the company’s regional business objectives.
“We are delighted to have Sean on our team,” said Bret Osborn, president of Lilien Systems. “We have been anxious to expand into the Eastern U.S. markets and his wealth of experience and industry knowledge is a great fit for us.”
Thompson joins Lilien from Double-Take Software, an enterprise backup and recovery software company where he was a Vice President of worldwide sales. Prior to this role, Thompson has also held leadership positions at StorageNetworks, StorageTek and WinStar Telecommunications.
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