News : John McCarthy Named President of ShoreGroup
New York, NY, USA, Feb 29, 2016 -- ShoreGroup announced the appointment of John McCarthy as its President. McCarthy has held the position of General Manager at ShoreGroup since 2008, and has been instrumental in building the company’s sales and operations practices during a period of unprecedented growth. As President, McCarthy will leverage more than 20 years of sales, marketing and distribution management experience to expand ShoreGroup’s national sales and engineering presence.
"John has been instrumental in guiding ShoreGroup’s success over the years by expanding the depth of our technical expertise across North America and continuing to deliver highly satisfied customers," said Robert Veghte Kennedy, Chairman and CEO of ShoreGroup. "As ShoreGroup continues to grow and expand, John’s ability to attract and bring together the best talent will continue to be a key element in the company’s future success."
"I’m pleased to have the opportunity to guide ShoreGroup’s strategy and expand upon the success we’ve achieved," said McCarthy.
Before assuming the General Manager position at ShoreGroup, McCarthy was Vice President of Sales for Voice Management Solutions at Computer Associates where he oversaw the successful global launch of voice management products. He served as CEO and President of Vitel Software prior to its acquisition by Concord Communications. McCarthy was also Vice President of North American Sales for GeoTel Communications, which was acquired by Cisco Systems. Earlier in his career, McCarthy held sales, operations and management positions with ROLM, Centigram, Cisco, IBM and Sprint.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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ShoreGroup is a converged network solutions provider delivering management applications, operational maintenance services and infrastructure professional services. Founded in 1999 and having more than 400 customers, ShoreGroup is based in New York City and Syracuse, NY, and has support offices in Orlando, FL, Boston, MA, New Windsor, NY and Dallas, TX.
Published: Wednesday, March 2, 2016