Denver, CO, March 26, 2015 – HOSTING, the leading provider of managed cloud services, announced today that they have appointed veteran IT sales executive Fran Ahern as Vice President, Eastern Region. Fran joins HOSTING from Zensar Technologies, a global software services provider with expertise in manufacturing, retail, banking and insurance.
“Fran is a hands-on, lead-by-example sales executive with more than 20 years’ experience in building top-tier sales teams that drive revenue while providing superior customer service,” said Scott Filion, HOSTING Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing. “His sales leadership, technical savvy and customer commitment will be invaluable as HOSTING continues to blaze new paths with our healthcare and unified cloud solutions.”
Prior to joining HOSTING, Fran led Zensar’s Eastern region sales team in providing global customers with a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, managed services and outsourcing solutions. Previously, he held leadership roles at a number of high-profile companies including Savvis, Sun Microsystems, StorageTek, Exodus Communications and Cambridge Technology Partners. Fran’s deep leadership experience, strong relationships in the market and proven success in developing new business opportunities will be key assets for HOSTING.
“While there are many cloud providers who claim to offer the best technology, expertise and customer experience, few, if any, match the caliber of HOSTING,” said Ahern. “I am delighted to join a team of cloud visionaries who is shaping the future of the industry.”
Fran graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a bachelor’s degree in communications. He lives in Boston with his wife and children.