News : Five9 Adds Executive Robert Zollars to Board of Directors
San Ramon, Calif., Jan 31, 2014 -- Five9, a provider in cloud contact center software, has added Robert Zollars to the company’s board of directors.
"I am extremely pleased to welcome Bob Zollars to the Five9 board of directors. His experience leading companies from $100 million to more than $5 billion in revenues, coupled with his expertise in general management, corporate strategy and mergers and acquisitions, makes him a valuable asset on our board. We are confident Bob’s background will help Five9 continue to take advantage of our tremendous market opportunity." — Mike Burkland, president and CEO, Five9
With more than 30 years of experience building enterprise companies, Zollars brings a wealth of management knowledge to the Five9 Board. He is currently the executive chairman of the board at Vocera, a provider of mobile communication solutions for hospital staff and mobile workers.
Zollars also currently serves as the chairman of the board for Diamond Foods, Inc. and is an active board member for VWR International, LLC.
"I am pleased to be joining the Five9 board. As a pioneer in cloud solutions for the contact center, Five9 has an established record of success. I am eager to help the company continue on its path of displacing old, on premise solutions, enabling contact centers to take advantage of the cloud." — Robert Zollars, board member, Five9
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Five9 is a provider of cloud software for the enterprise contact center market, bringing the power of the cloud to thousands of customers and facilitating approximately three billion customer interactions annually. Since 2001, Five9 has led the cloud revolution in contact centers, helping organizations transition from legacy premise-based solutions to the cloud. Five9 provides businesses reliable, secure, compliant and scalable cloud contact center software designed to create exceptional customer experiences, increase agent productivity and deliver tangible business results.
Published: Monday, February 3, 2014