Norcross, GA (PRWEB) October 12, 2008
EasyLink Services International Corporation (NasdaqCM: ESIC, easylink.com), a global provider of business-to-business messaging services including email fax and EDI services, has appointed Brenda Morris as Vice President of Sales for Europe, Middle East, and Africa region (EMEA).
Ms. Brenda M. Morris, 44, joins EasyLink from IBM where she held the position of Channel Sales Leader for software in UK & Island, Central & South Africa (UKISA). At IBM she was responsible for all software group channel sales operations in UKISA, which accounts for 42% of IBM software group revenues. Prior to her role at IBM, Ms. Morris served as Regional Vice President in Northern Europe for FileNet Limited, from 2005 to 2007. At FileNet, Ms. Morris implemented several business plans that led to the tripling of results for the 2005 Fiscal Year performance in comparison to that of the previous year. FileNet was acquired by IBM in 2006.
Ms. Morris's experience prior to her position at FileNet included the positions of Country Manager for UK & Ireland and Nordic, Worldwide Managing Director for Memex Technology, a Sales Executive of Outsourcing Division for Digital Equipment Corporation, and the Director of European Systems Integration Division at Unisys.
"Brenda's industry knowledge coupled with international experience makes her the ideal choice to fill the position of VP Sales for EMEA," said Thomas J. Stallings, CEO of EasyLink Services. "We remain focused on continuing our organic growth and expanding our international footprint."
"I am thrilled to be a part of EasyLink's expansion and international reach," said Ms. Morris. "EasyLink is well-positioned for continued growth and development and I look forward to helping the company enlarge their presence in the EMEA region."
About EasyLink Services International Company, Email Fax and EDI Services Provider
EasyLink Services International Corporation (EasyLink) (NasdaqCM: ESIC), headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, is uniquely positioned to deliver a variety of messaging services that range from simple web-based fax delivery for small businesses to sophisticated fax hosting, tailored corporate e-mail messaging, EDI business-to-business exchanges and specialized Telex protocol transmissions for marine and finance industries. With over two decades of servicing customers around the globe, EasyLink has established a proven track record for providing effective, reliable and secure communications. For more information on EasyLink, visit easylink.com.
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