DataSpan names new VP of business development & sales operations

DataSpan said that Tonya Lowe has joined the company as vice president of business development & sales operations.

In her new role, Lowe is responsible for leveraging new partnerships, identifying business opportunities and building a foundation to scale the sales organization as DataSpan expands its commercial footprint and delivers upon its corporate vision.

Lowe is a veteran executive with more than 25 years of management experience across high technology companies including Nortel Networks Inc., Sensus, and Extreme Networks. Previously, Tonya served as Vice President of Sales Operations & Strategy for Nortel, Vice President of Finance for Sensus, Inc., and most recently, Sales Operations for Extreme Networks.

DataSpan previously announced a sharpened corporate focus expanding current portfolio of products and services toward a robust Data Lifecycle Management offering, meeting the needs of today´s businesses as they manage an unprecedented and explosive growth in data. Today´s appointment represents one of several significant hires in the past few months.

DataSpan is a Dallas-based leading provider of Data Lifecycle Management solutions, guiding its 4,000 worldwide customers to the best solutions to fit their data needs at all stages of data management. Since 1974, DataSpan has been a trusted partner for more than half of the Fortune 1000 offering tailored solutions for data center infrastructure and services; storage management; and retail mobility, wireless and based asset management.