PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alphion Corporation, a worldwide developer of fiber-optic access solutions for enterprise, broadband, and mobile networks, announced today that veteran sales executive Wayne Shackelford has been named Vice President of Sales, effective immediately. He will report directly to Chairman, President and CEO, Dr. Bharat P. Dave.
Mr. Shackelford has more than 25 years of experience and success in sales and business development in a variety of hardware and software communications products through direct and channel sales teams to global enterprises, Wireless and Telco service providers. Prior to joining Alphion, he was the Director Strategic Accounts at Mariner Partners Inc. a video QOE monitoring software company and General Manager - Hosted Sales for Redwood City, CA-based ASSIA Inc's DSL Management Software division.
"Wayne has exactly the kind of experience we need as we move our sales focus to national customers in the broadband access equipment marketplace" noted Dr. Dave. "Bringing Wayne to the management team is an important and timely next step as we introduce our new, more cost-effective GPON, FTTH and WiFi solutions to meet the market demand in broadband and mobile networks in North America. He has proven success in building invigorating sales teams and channels partnerships with his leadership at all levels of Service Providers & telecommunications companies which are important market opportunities for Alphion."
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