Press Release – Hostway Names Patrick Emerson SVP, Worldwide Sales
June 06 by Courtney Abud
AUSTIN, TX – JUNE 14, 2018 — Hostway, the most trusted managed, hybrid multi-cloud hosting provider and specialist in compliant cloud hosting solutions, today announced Patrick Emerson as SVP, Worldwide Sales. Emerson will lead Hostway’s global field sales and channels organizations. His focus will be to drive Hostway revenue growth globally, both directly and through partners. Emerson joins Hostway from Zenoss, where he served as VP, Sales and ran worldwide sales and channels, leading the team to record results while tripling the company’s channel sales.
“Pat is a proven, first-class sales leader who understands the art and science of both direct enterprise sales as well as via channel partners. He will run Hostway global sales teams and, ultimately, own our most critical relationships with valued channel partners and enterprise customers,” said Emil Sayegh, CEO and President of Hostway. “It is a privilege to work alongside Pat and our very experienced leadership team.”
“This is an exciting inflection point in Hostway’s history, and I look forward to evolving the organization as we drive our growth in new geographic markets, industry verticals and through global partnerships,” said Emerson. “Customers are demanding highly-secure, always-available multi-cloud solutions – and they want them to be cost effective.”
With more than 30 years of sales, business development and channels experience at public and pre-IPO companies, Emerson is a seasoned leader who has built high-performing organizations across both vertical markets and geographies. Earlier in his career, Emerson was VP, Channels & Global Alliances for EMC with worldwide responsibility for global systems integrator partners and Americas channels partners. Prior to EMC, he was the first VP of Sales and Business Development for Troux Technologies (acquired by Planview). There he built the sales and channels organizations from the ground up and helped Troux achieve more than $15 million in revenue. Emerson studied in the computer-based management systems bachelor’s program at Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y.
About Hostway Services
Hostway Services, Inc. is the world’s most trusted managed compliant hosting provider, delivering managed cloud infrastructure and application hosting solutions for software companies including healthcare, SaaS and e-commerce focused organizations. Its team of engineers in North America, Europe, and Asia deliver reliable, secure and scalable private cloud, managed cloud and hybrid cloud hosting solutions to thousands of customers across ten geographically diverse SSAE 16 and ISO 27001 data centers around the world while ensuring strict compliance such as PCI, HITRUST and HIPAA. At Hostway, every customer interaction is treated as an opportunity to develop a long-term relationship based on trust. Visit http://hostway.com for more information.