News : Corvisa Announces Three Executive Appointments
Milwaukee, WI, USA June 18, 2015 -- Cloud communications provider, Corvisa LLC, announces the addition of three seasoned technology leaders to its executive team to further support its rapid growth and expanded go-to-market strategies.
Jon Heaps has been appointed as senior vice president of global channel sales and will oversee Corvisa’s global channel sales strategy and partner relationships. Heaps brings more than 20 years of experience in sales and distribution channels with technology and telecommunications providers, including over 11 years with inContact, where he was instrumental in driving significant overall revenue growth through channel programs. Heaps also formerly held leadership positions at CarrierSales, Touch America and Qwest Communications.
Greg Wright joins Corvisa as senior vice president of global enterprise sales. He is responsible for Corvisa's worldwide enterprise sales initiatives, bringing over 20 years of strategy development, leadership and enterprise software experience, including six years when he was directly responsible for business growth in Europe. Previously, Wright was the managing director of EMEA at Workfront, where he played a critical role in delivering record revenue to the business for EMEA and positioning Workfront as the EMEA market leader. Prior to Workfront, Wright was the vice president of sales, EMEA for inContact, where he built the inContact EMEA business from the ground up and was responsible for managing their largest European channel relationship.
Joe Olson will serve as senior vice president of customer excellence, leading Corvisa’s customer experience strategy for implementation, support and professional services. Olson most recently held the position of executive vice president and general manager for enterprise workforce management (WFM) for Empower Software Solutions, a leader in retail workforce and human capital management solutions, where he was responsible for all commercial activities and delivery for Empower’s workforce management solution. Olson also brings over 20 years of software industry experience, including 14 years at RedPrairie (now JDA Software Group), where he held leadership positions in sales, services and global product development.
"Jon, Greg and Joe are experienced leaders with proven track records of performance in the technology space," said Corvisa CEO Lance Anderson. "The addition of these three leaders completes the executive team needed to drive rapid growth for Corvisa both near term and in the years ahead."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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