Agito Networks Names VP of Strategic Accounts, Extends Telecom Experience of Enterprise Mobility Leader
Proven Telecom Sales Executive Donna Henderson to Direct Expansion of Leading Enterprise Mobility Solution into Service Provider and Carrier Markets
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Dec. 3, 2009 – Agito Networks, Inc., the company delivering innovative solutions in enterprise mobility, today announced that it has named former AT&T sales executive Donna Henderson as its Vice President of Strategic Accounts. In this new position for Agito Networks, Ms. Henderson will drive Agito Networks’ sales via the carrier channels and key Fortune 500 enterprises.
“Agito Networks has been working closely with global telecommunications provider channels and major global enterprises to deploy Agito’s RoamAnywhere Mobility Router Fixed Mobile Convergence and Mobile Unified Communications platform,” said Agito Networks CEO Amit Chawla. “With the addition of this proven sales executive to our team, it will enhance our ability to meet the growing demand for Agito’s enterprise mobility solution. Ms. Henderson has a strong proven track record of growing successful communication products and services, as well as sales programs across global enterprises, and we will rely on her knowledge and contacts as we continue to expand our reach into this untapped market for enterprise mobility solutions.”
Ms. Henderson brings more than 25 years of successful sales and marketing experience to Agito Networks. She has held a number of senior executive sales positions at AT&T, most recently serving as the company’s senior sales vice president of the Signature Client Group, an organization focused on AT&T’s largest global clients. Ms. Henderson’s experience also includes senior sales and marketing positions at SBC Communications/Southwestern Bell Corporation, Sprint Corporation and e.Spire (formerly ACSI). She holds a BA degree in Management from the University of Missouri and an MBA in International Business from the University of Dallas, and is currently working on a Graduate Certificate in Marketing at Southern Methodist University.
“I am excited to join the experienced leadership team at Agito Networks, where I can lend my proven sales expertise in the enterprise communications arena to help grow the company’s footprint in key markets,” said Ms. Henderson. “Agito’s RoamAnywhere Mobility Router is an attractive solution for carriers, and the company has seen good traction to date. Clearly having the broadest set of mobility features, supporting the broadest set of client handsets, and mobilizing Unified Communications solutions is a tremendous advantage for customers.”
Agito’s award-winning RoamAnywhere Mobility Router is the industry’s most powerful mobile Unified Communications product, purpose built for enterprises to help them mobilize enterprise voice and UC applications to increase mobile worker productivity while reducing costs (http://www.agitonetworks.com/products). It uniquely fuses WiFi, cellular and Unified Communications with location information, improving the accessibility and responsiveness of mobile workers, while drastically reducing mobile costs. RoamAnywhere extends UC, PBX and deskphone features to mobile phones, while providing industry-leading handover between WiFi and cellular networks to reduce mobile costs and improve in-building coverage. RoamAnywhere uniquely delivers an FMC product with high availability, redundancy, security, enterprise scalability, and the industry’s broadest IP-PBX and mobile handset support, including VoIP support for the Research In Motion (RIM®) BlackBerry® smartphone. RoamAnywhere works with all cellular networks, and natively integrates with enterprises’ existing equipment, including WLAN infrastructure and directory stores.
About Agito Networks
Agito Networks is the award-winning technology leader in enterprise mobility. Its product, the RoamAnywhere Mobility Router, is an innovative enterprise fixed mobile convergence (eFMC) platform enabling enterprises to extend voice and Unified Communications to cell phones. RoamAnywhere is the first and only network appliance that fuses enterprise wireless LANs, carrier cellular networks, IP telephony and location technology to mobilize voice and data applications, while remaining agnostic to customers’ choices of carrier and equipment vendors. Agito enables low-cost in-building voice coverage, reduced cellular costs, improved enterprise visibility and control over cellular usage, and better accessibility and responsiveness for mobile workers. With Corporate Headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., and European presence in Reading, England, the company is venture backed by Battery Ventures, Castile Ventures and ITX International. Go to http://www.agitonetworks.com for more information.
Agito Networks and RoamAnywhere are trademarks of Agito Networks, Inc.