Black Box names Oathout VP of Strategic Partner Relations

Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) has announced that Doug Oathout has joined the firm as its Vice President of Strategic Partner Relations, the company said.

In this new role, Oathout will help develop and lead a holistic and innovative partner strategy for the business that leverages the best practices within Black Box and the industry.

Prior to joining Black Box, Mr. Oathout was with Hewlett Packard Enterprise and held several progressive roles including Vice President of Converged Infrastructure and Alliance Marketing where he was actively involved with IoT and Cloud strategy, services and products. In addition, he held the roles of Vice President of Channel Partners and Vice President of Marketing for Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

Oathout holds a bachelor degree in Engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Black Box is a technology solutions provider dedicated to helping customers build, manage, optimize, and secure their IT infrastructure. Black Box delivers high-value products and services through its global presence and more than 3,500 team members.