EAGAN, Minn., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergeOne, a leading IT services provider of collaboration and technology solutions, today announced that Eric Walter has joined the company as Vice President, Cloud Operations. In this newly created position, Mr. Walter is responsible for ConvergeOne's cloud operations and delivery and will focus on driving efficiencies through automation, process and technology. He will report directly to ConvergeOne chairman and CEO, John A. McKenna Jr.
"ConvergeOne continually makes strategic investments in resources and people who share our mission and commitment to meeting our customers' changing business requirements and technology needs," said McKenna. "We are excited for Eric to join us as we continue to expand our cloud capabilities, further enabling us to deploy and support powerful solutions that enhance productivity and ROI for our customers."
Mr. Walter joins ConvergeOne from Genesys/Interactive Intelligence, where he served as Vice President of Cloud Services. "I am thrilled to join ConvergeOne and look forward to being part of a company uniquely positioned to deliver complete cloud migration strategies to its customers." Walter continued, "I look forward to working with this innovative team and to advancing their cloud initiatives and growth."
Prior to Genesys/Interactive Intelligence, Mr. Walter spent over ten years in leadership positions at IBM focused on data center management and disaster recovery planning.
ConvergeOne's broad portfolio and deep technical expertise enable the company to deliver complex, multi-vendor cloud solutions across on-premise, private, hybrid, public and the company's own ConvergeOne Cloud environments based on the service and security needs of its customers, which differentiates ConvergeOne from other IT solution providers.
Founded in 1993, ConvergeOne is a leading global IT service provider of collaboration and technology solutions for large and medium enterprise with decades of experience assisting customers to transform their digital infrastructure and realize a return on investment. Over 7,000 enterprise and mid-market customers trust ConvergeOne with collaboration, enterprise networking, data center, cloud and security solutions to achieve business outcomes. Our investments in Cloud infrastructure and managed services provide transformational opportunities for customers to achieve financial and operational benefits with leading technologies. Uniquely positioned, ConvergeOne has partnerships with more than 300 global industry leaders, including Avaya, Cisco, Genesys, IBM, and Microsoft to customize specific business outcomes. We deliver solutions with a full lifecycle approach including strategy, design and implementation with professional, managed, cloud and support services. ConvergeOne holds more than 2,180 technical certifications across hundreds of engineers throughout North America including three Network Operations Centers. More information is available at www.convergeone.com.
Scott Clark, Vice President, Marketing, ConvergeOne
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