Codero Strengthens Rural Telecom Focus with Strategic Director Appointment
July 3rd, 2017
Josh Mellott Appointed as Director, Strategic Accounts
Overland Park, Kansas – July 3, 2017: Codero Holdings, Inc. (Codero), a leader in infrastructure and technology enablement, announced the appointment of sales and business development veteran Josh Mellott to manage the strategic Rural Local Exchange Carrier (RLEC) business for Codero. In his new role, Mr. Mellott will be responsible for reinforcing the Codero partnership structure with prominent rural telecommunications carriers and technology providers to drive business growth. He will also lead joint business development efforts in collaboration with Codero’s industry-leading capabilities for the growth of Codero’s key partner relationships.
“I am both eager and excited to help the RLEC's achieve success in offering Codero products and services to their customers,” said Mr. Mellott. “Codero maintains a number of strategic partnerships with some of the most respected technology companies in the industry that will allow us to further develop best-in-class solutions.”
Mr. Mellott, an accomplished sales executive, has 13 years of experience in the technology, government contracting, and higher education industries. His deep understanding of this business sector, combined with a strong background in growing enterprise accounts, will be key factors in his new responsibilities.
Prior to joining Codero, Mr. Mellott worked for online learning and compliance training company Workplace Answers, where he served as practice leader, managing a team of sales and business development representatives, consistently exceeding quota goals. He also held a Business Development Director role at SalesStaff, a sales and marketing acceleration company. Mr. Mellott is a native of Northern Virginia and a graduate of Radford University. He will continue to be based out of Charlotte, NC.
"Josh brings a wealth of experience that will galvanize our sales activity and support Codero’s continued growth in the RLEC market," said Bill King, Codero President and Interim co-CEO. "He will play a pivotal role in our vision to become the leading technology solutions provider for the RLEC marketplace.”
Codero is an infrastructure and technology enabler dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. We provide reliable and innovative solutions that our Customers trust, our Partners promote, our Employees believe in, and our Investors value. As a provider of dedicated, managed and hybrid cloud services, backed by exceptional customer service, Codero serves over 3,500 customers worldwide. Codero offers a portfolio of custom hosting and technology solutions focused on the specific needs of small and medium businesses and community anchor institutions. Codero helps customers and partners live and thrive in the cloud. Learn more about Codero at www.codero.com.
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