8×8 names industry executives to key strategic positions

8×8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), the provider of truly unified communications, has announced the appointments of multiple senior executives to the company´s global sales organization, the company said.

These appointments, combined with the recent strengthening of 8×8´s marketing and engineering organizations, align with the company´s strategic decision to increase its investment in the business to accelerate sales momentum and revenue growth.

As part of the announcement, 8×8 is realigning the company into two business units–Small Business & eCommerce and Midmarket & Enterprise. These two business units, led by new Senior Vice Presidents Samuel Wilson and Scott Sampson respectively, will align sales and delivery, tightly coupled with demand generation, services and support to drive segment revenue, growth and profitability globally. Senior Vice President of Global Sales Puneet Arora will remain at the company through the end of the calendar year to assist in the transition, and both Wilson and Sampson will report directly to 8×8 CEO Vikram Verma. Recent promotions and hires include:

8×8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), the provider of truly unified communications, powers over a million business users worldwide. The 8×8 suite of products seamlessly weaves together cloud telephony, messaging, meetings and contact center solutions with a data analytics platform, helping modern organizations communicate at the speed of employee and customer expectations.