8×8, Inc. Announces Appointment of Debbie Jo Severin as Chief Marketing Officer
As Chief Marketing Officer, Severin will be responsible for 8×8′s marketing strategies and operations, driving awareness and adoption of the company’s business Internet protocol (IP) communications solutions through customer acquisition and retention initiatives including brand management, demand generation, direct and online marketing, advertising, promotions, marketing communications and public relations.
“We are very pleased to welcome
Severin brings over 20 years of marketing experience to 8×8 and was most recently Vice President of Marketing at Covad Communications, the first company to commercially deploy DSL technology in
“8×8 has made tremendous inroads in the small business market with its hosted IP communication services, and is uniquely positioned to capitalize on the opportunities for growth which lie ahead,” said Severin. “I am very excited about joining the 8×8 team and look forward to building increased awareness, demand and loyalty for 8×8′s innovative, market-leading communications solutions.”
About 8×8, Inc.
8×8, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT) offers voice, video and mobile communications solutions for business and residential customers. These solutions leverage existing broadband Internet connections and cellular networks to deliver advanced features and digital quality phone service at a fraction of the cost of legacy, copper wire alternatives. Businesses of any size, configuration or geographic location can benefit from the cost, performance and operational advantages of VoIP technology. All 8×8 communications solutions carry little or no upfront investment, no maintenance or upgrade fees and no change in user behavior. For additional information, visit www.8×8.com or www.packet8.net.
SOURCE 8×8, Inc.