PlanetOne Hires COO

PlanetOne has announced the appointment of Chris Werpy to Chief Operating Officer (COO), the company said.

Werpy joins PlanetOne from preferred provider and true pioneer in software-defined networking Masergy Communications. During his 13+ year career at Masergy, Werpy served as a key member of the executive leadership team, and held varying roles including most recently senior vice president of solutions and services, where he led multiple organizations including Client Services, Solutions Engineering and Emerging Markets.

In his new role at PlanetOne Werpy takes ownership of the strategic direction, plan and performance of PlanetOne´s overall operations.

PlanetOne is the IT channel and telecom industry´s preferred business partner for identifying and delivering cloud-based and connectivity solutions to small and midsize businesses and enterprises. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., the company is online at