LANSDALE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Technology sales veteran John Reed has joined ProtonMedia as the company’s new Vice President of Sales. Reed, who has 25 years of experience in sales and management, will lead and oversee all sales and partnership program activities for ProtonMedia’s flagship ProtoSphere virtual collaboration environment. Reed comes to ProtonMedia following the company’s recent introduction of ProtoSphere Lync Edition 2010, its latest version of ProtoSphere which works with Microsoft Lync Server 2010.
“We’ve had a year of milestones, winning two renowned industry awards, launching and growing both our partnership network and Executive Advisory Board, and continuing to release innovative new functionality in ProtoSphere,” says Ron Burns, CEO of ProtonMedia. “John brings crucial enterprise technology sales experience and skills to ProtonMedia that will help make 2011 our most successful year yet. His strong management background and knowledge will be instrumental in continuing to grow our company through the new year and beyond.”
Prior to joining ProtonMedia, Reed served as Area Vice President for ASG Software, where he grew bookings for the area by 625 percent over the past four years. He has also held executive sales management roles at Ramco Systems Corporation; Astea International; i2 Technologies; and other firms providing CRM, ERP, and various enterprise software-based technology solutions. Reed holds a master’s degree in marketing from Temple University and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from The Pennsylvania State University.
ProtonMedia is the developer of ProtoSphere, the market-leading virtual collaboration environment for the high-performance workplace, and the #1 virtual environment for collaborative PLM in life sciences. ProtoSphere’s virtual environment provides an arsenal of business-focused collaboration and communication tools that help companies accelerate decision-making and raise productivity, improving workplace performance overall. The company is a Gartner “Cool Vendor in the High-Performance Workplace” for 2010. Its customers include some of the world’s most respected brands, including AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson, Merck Inc., BP, Chevron, Duke University, Deloitte, TIAA-CREF, Lockheed Martin, and Boeing. A trial version of ProtoSphere can be downloaded at http://protonmedia.com/trial-download/. For more information, visit www.ProtonMedia.com.