Allan R. Taylor Selected as Chief Operating Officer for Global Convergence, Inc. Channel Sales Business Unit
Former Westcon-Comstor Leader Assumes COO Role Bolstering a Stronger Emphasis on Business Intelligence, Business Process Efficiency & Revenue Acceleration
Tampa, Fla. – September 27, 2017 – (Globe Newswire) Global Convergence, Inc. (GCI), a leading value-added distributor specializing in Network Visibility, NSM (Network Security Monitoring), Software Defined Data Center and Open Infrastructure solutions for the global IT channel, today announced that it has appointed Allan R. Taylor as its new Chief Operating Officer for the Channel Sales Business Unit.
With an MBA from University of Tampa and degree’s in Management and Computer Science, Taylor is expected to bring increased focus and growth with faster time-to-value for GCI’s channel sales by utilizing his extensive experience in strategic IT Channel Distribution and his proficiency as a champion of Business Intelligence and data visualization.
“It’s a decisive win for GCI to bring this talented business leader to our team,” said Jim Bradshaw, Chairman, and CEO at Global Convergence. “Allan’s expertise with BI and exponential forecasting methodologies for sales and inventory management will provide us the insight we need to drive unprecedented levels of growth across all functional areas within our Channel Sales unit,” he added.
“To say that I’m enthusiastic about the opportunity to impact positive outcomes for our technology partners and solution provider community by introducing new levels of business intelligence and partner success methodologies would be an understatement,” said Taylor. “I believe Global Convergence is on the cusp of becoming a break-out company to watch in the coming months and years.”
About Global Convergence, Inc.
Founded in 1990, Global Convergence Inc. (GCI) is the channel’s services and solutions company. GCI empowers solution providers to bring innovative and disruptive technologies to market that complement their portfolio and provide them with new revenue opportunities. With a strong foundation as a U.S.-based value-added distributor with a full, channel-driven IT services portfolio specializing in voice and data networks and enterprise mobility, GCI has global capabilities in 170 countries. To learn more, visit www.globalconvergence.com, or follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
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