LONDON, UK. – May 14, 2014 – ShoreTel® (NASDAQ: SHOR), the leading provider of brilliantly simple phone systems and unified communications solutions, has appointed Georges Millet as its new European sales director. In his role, Georges will drive European revenue growth and partner acquisition across ShoreTel’s investment regions, including the UK, France, Germany and Spain.
“Georges offers a track record of success in the region and boasts great leadership and experience in the communications space,” said Adrian Hipkiss, vice president and managing director of EMEA at ShoreTel. “Georges’ experience and past achievements make him uniquely qualified to help strengthen ShoreTel’s presence in EMEA and drive brand awareness in the region. The appointment of Georges also further highlights the emphasis ShoreTel is placing on businesses in EMEA, and the company’s desire to further expand and deliver growth throughout Europe.”
Based in Munich, Georges joined ShoreTel from LifeSize-Logitech where he held several positions including EMEA channel and alliances director and regional sales director for mature European markets. Georges is a sales and channel leader with more than 20 years’ experience in the information technology industry and has previously worked for Autodesk and McAfee, where he was vice president of EMEA channels.
Georges has been appointed as sales director of continental Europe to further the goal of accelerating ShoreTel’s strong growth in mainland Europe. His knowledge of the indirect partner model will enable him to ensure ShoreTel continues to thrive in the UC market in EMEA.
About ShoreTel, Inc.
ShoreTel is the fastest growing IP PBX company worldwide and the leader in customer satisfaction. The company has shipped its groundbreaking solutions since 1998 and continues to outpace the rapidly expanding VoIP market with technological advances and sales that are doubling year over year. ShoreTel voice systems are designed to make businesses smarter, setting new standards for usability and manageability while reducing telecommunications costs. A uniquely distributed architecture extends enterprise-class voice services to every office and outpost, keeping employees fully connected wherever they go. A select, worldwide group of channel partners provide top-notch service and support. For more information, visit http://www.shoretel.com/ or call 1-877-80SHORE