Jeff Hewson Joins Carousel Industries to Lead Sales Efforts of Converged Solutions Group

Oct 20, 2010, 09:30 ET from Carousel Industries

EXETER, R.I., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Carousel Industries, a leader in data networking and converged communications announced today that Jeff Hewson has joined the company as Director of Sales, Converged Solutions Group. In his new role, Jeff will be responsible for managing and enhancing the relationships Carousel has with key industry manufacturers.  He will also be creating a team of convergence technology experts responsible for supporting the business development efforts of Carousel's nationwide sales team.

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"I'm very pleased to have Jeff on board at Carousel Industries," commented James Marsh, Sr. Vice President at Carousel.  "Jeff's near 20 years of experience with market leading convergence manufactures make him uniquely qualified to assist Carousel customers with navigating the many offerings in this new growing market."

Jeff has spent the last 18 years of his career in the data and telecommunications industry working in Sales, Channel Management, Operations and Marketing. He has worked for such companies as Wellfleet Communications, Bay Networks, Nortel Networks, Firstwave Intelligent Optical Networks, and Juniper Networks. Jeff was the Business Development Manager on the Nortel AT&T account team where he helped build the next generation optical AT&T backbone and launch many technical managed services. While at Juniper Jeff was instrumental in building and developing the Juniper VAR community after the acquisition of Netscreen technologies when Juniper's focus went from a direct to channel based sales model. His expertise is primarily based on selling around datacenter infrastructure and security based solutions. Jeff holds certification degrees from Northeastern University in Data and Telecommunications.

"I've watched Carousel Industries enjoy well over 100% growth each year in the convergence market space," commented Jeff Hewson.  "They have tremendous technical expertise and a deep customer base.  I'm looking forward to contributing to the continued growth of this division within the organization."

About Carousel Industries

Carousel Industries is the premier technology solutions provider designing, implementing and maintaining powerful converged communication networks for enterprise customers nationwide. Utilizing a single-source approach, Carousel offers a full range of solutions including IP Telephony, Data Infrastructure, Unified Communications, Video, Power and Cooling, IVR, Wireless, Security, Speech Applications and much more. We also provide a complete range of services from Design Engineering, Installation and Project Management to Repair, Remote Monitoring, Support Agreements, Managed Services and Financing. Carousel has achieved elite partner status with the top technology companies in the world including Avaya, Juniper Networks, Extreme Networks and Microsoft.

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