Extreme Networks has announced that the company has appointed Joe Vitalone as the company’s new Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). The newly appointed company’s CRO has got more than 3 decades of experience om operations management, sales and marketing.

Joe Vitalone has held senior level management positions in ShorTel, Mitel, Arrow Systems Integrations. Most recently, Joe Vitalone served the Jemez Technology as the Chief Sales and Marketing officer.

In his new responsibilities, Joe VItalone will oversee company’s financial operations, including sales and marketing. He will directly report to the Chief Executive Officer and President of Company, Ed Meyercord.

Joe Vitalone also served as the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Arrow Systems Integration and Razberi Technologies as the Chief Sales and Marketing Officer.

Chief Executive Officer and President of Extreme Networks, Ed Meyercord said, “Joe is a results-oriented leader. His experience managing international teams and route-to-market transitions, as well as his impressive record in moving organizations from transaction-based purchasing to subscription models, will be invaluable as we continue to cloud-enable our portfolio and bring the benefits of cloud-driven networking to our customers.”

“We’re pleased to have him join Extreme and know he will be a key contributor, driving sales productivity and helping to grow market share, revenue, and partnerships worldwide,” Ed Meyercord further added in his statement.

The company’s newly appointed Chief Revenue Officer, Joe Vitalone said, “Extreme has built an amazing team and technology portfolio. I look forward to helping our customers and partners leverage the flexibility and insights provided by our advanced cloud networking solutions and helping them move to the cloud at their pace.”

“I am honored to join this forward-thinking leadership team and excited to begin working with our global sales organization to drive Extreme’s revenue goals worldwide,” Joe Vitalone concluded.