Cisco Canada names new president

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) has appointed Rola Dagher as the new president of Cisco Canada, the company said.

Ms. Dagher takes the reins from Bernadette Wightman, who has successfully completed her contract in Canada and is returning to the UK.

With over 25-years of technology experience in server, storage, and networking markets, Dagher is a seasoned professional and a highly-respected sales leader.

Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol (IP) based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. It provides switching products, including fixed-configuration and modular switches, and storage products that provide connectivity to end users, workstations, IP phones, wireless access points, and servers; and next-generation network routing products that interconnect public and private wireline and mobile networks for mobile, data, voice, and video applications. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.