PARIS, 16 June, 2009 - ShoreTel, Inc., (NASDAQ: SHOR), a leading provider of Pure IP Unified Communications (UC) solutions, announced today the appointment of Paul-Emile Guyon as the regional manager for France.
As regional manager, Guyon is responsible for expanding ShoreTel's presence in a growing voice over IP (VoIP) and UC market place, and for bringing the many benefits of integrated IP communications to companies of all sizes throughout France. He will also manage the development of ShoreTel's reseller network to support these growing opportunities.
Guyon has almost ten years of experience in the telecommunications industry, having worked for Cisco Systems and Nortel prior to ShoreTel. At Nortel, he managed the distribution and resellers network as Channel Director of France.
"We are delighted that Paul-Emile has joined our team," said Mark Swendsen, ShoreTel managing director, EMEA. "His expertise and vision will play a key role in driving ShoreTel's growth in France, and will help us respond quickly and effectively to both current and future market opportunities."
"ShoreTel's unique and brilliantly simple approach to IP-based telephony technologies is what separates it from the competition," Guyon explained. "We already have a number of resellers here in France who are excited about the system's reliability, scalability and ease of use, and are looking to form partnerships and become part of our distribution network. As organizations in France look for ways to lower costs, boost productivity and improve customer service, ShoreTel offers a powerful communication tool that is designed to help them succeed."
About ShoreTel, Inc.
ShoreTel, Inc., (NASDAQ: SHOR) is a leading provider of Pure IP unified communications solutions. ShoreTel enables companies of any size to seamlessly integrate all communications - voice, video, messaging and data - with their business processes. Independent of device or location, ShoreTel's distributed software architecture eliminates the traditional costs, complexity and reliability issues typically associated with other solutions. ShoreTel continues to deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction, ease of use and manageability while driving down the overall total cost of ownership. ShoreTel is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and has regional offices in Austin, Texas, the United Kingdom, Sydney, Australia and Munich, Germany. For more information, visit www.shoretel.com or call 1-800-425-9385.