GTT appoints channel sales leader in Americas

GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the cloud networking provider to multinational clients, has announced that Robert Westervelt has been appointed senior vice president for channel sales for the Americas division, the company said.

Prior to this appointment, Westervelt was vice president for channel sales for the East region.

Westervelt will lead GTT´s indirect channel sales across the Americas including channel partner program strategies, initiatives and relationship management. As a seasoned channel sales provider of the telecom industry, Westervelt brings more than 25 years of experience to his new role.

GTT was recently awarded the Solution Provider Innovation Award by Channelnomics Innovation Awards 2018 in recognition of the company´s innovative SD-WAN service. The Channelnomics Innovation Awards recognize visionary companies serving the evolving needs of the channel.

GTT is redefining global communications to serve a cloud-based future, connecting people across organizations around the world and to every application in the cloud. Our clients benefit from an outstanding service experience built on our core values of simplicity, speed and agility. A Fortune Future 50 company, GTT owns and operates a global Tier 1 Internet network and provides a comprehensive suite of cloud networking services to any location in the world. For more information on GTT, visit