Qumu names new worldwide channel and alliances executive

Qumu (NASDAQ: QUMU), an enterprise video provider, has hired software and video industry veteran John Poole to lead worldwide growth of strategic partnerships, the company said.

As Vice President of Worldwide Channel and Alliances, Poole will expand Qumu´s network of third-party developers and resellers including hardware and software developers, service providers and system integrators.

Poole´s experience encompasses more than 25 years in the voice, data, video networking and unified communications industries, including ten years at Polycom and eight years at Alcatel-Lucent.

Qumu helps the world´s largest companies realize the value of putting video to work for their digital workforce. Organizations use Qumu software to create, manage and share video–live streaming and on demand–turning video into an always-on resource and connecting thousands of stakeholders across a single enterprise.