Worldwide TechServices Continues European Growth, Appointing Philip Partington as Vice President, Sales and Client Management, EMEA

Appointment Marks Worldwide TechServices' Continued Market Growth and Aggressive Expansion in EMEA

Jun 24, 2010, 09:00 ET from Worldwide TechServices

TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide TechServices, a global leader in delivering technology services and solutions, today announced Philip Partington as Vice President of Sales and Client Management, EMEA. With 25 years of experience in the IT industry, Partington brings a wealth of knowledge and skills in the Managed Services arena to Worldwide TechServices.  His responsibilities include driving client acquisition, satisfaction, retention and sales for the company's Infrastructure Technology Outsourcers, Retail, Corporate, and Consumer Electronics businesses across EMEA.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/NE44637LOGO)

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/NE44637LOGO)

Prior to joining Worldwide TechServices, Partington was Sales Director for Calyx Managed Services, an IT Infrastructure services provider in the UK and Ireland.  He joined Calyx after a successful six-year term at Fujitsu Services, where he was Sales Director for the Telco, Utilities and Manufacturing Business Unit.  Before Fujitsu, he was co-founder and Sales and Marketing Director of ServiceTec, Ltd.  

"We are thrilled to add Philip's experience and expertise to our leadership team," said Brendan P. Keegan, President and CEO of Worldwide TechServices.  "His impressive sales experience and keen sense of the market are crucial as Worldwide TechServices continues to build our presence in EMEA.  His appointment is yet another example of our commitment to aggressive market expansion around the globe."

Partington's appointment comes on the heels of a number of significant milestones in Worldwide TechServices' EMEA expansion. During the past 12 months, the company has won new business with several international OEMs, partnered with one of the top ITOs, and expanded into new countries, including Ireland and Norway.  Worldwide TechServices offers award-winning services paired with a local presence and knowledge in more than 50 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.  

"Worldwide TechServices has a reputation for high quality and trustworthy services, and I see tremendous growth potential for the company within the EMEA region," said Partington. "I am excited to be part of the team driving the company to the next level of international market success."

About Worldwide TechServices

Worldwide TechServices is the global leader in delivering technology services and solutions.  The company provides infrastructure and professional services to the world's leading technology providers, outsourcers, enterprises, small businesses and consumers. Over 3,000 employees service more than 3 million PCs, printers, servers, satellites and LCDs each year in over 50 countries. For more information, please visit www.wwts.com

SOURCE Worldwide TechServices



RELATED LINKS

http://www.wwts.com


http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/NE44637LOGO