Petaluma, CA (December 16, 2014) – Intelisys Communications, Inc., the nation’s leading Technology Services Distributor, today announced the hiring of Eddie Acosta as Senior Manager, Strategic Partner Development for the South Central Region. Acosta will serve Intelisys’ Sales Partners in Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Louisiana, Kansas and Arkansas.
In his new role Acosta will recruit new Sales Partners, supporting all facets of their businesses including business development, strategic planning, and best-practices education. In doing so, Acosta will draw from his nearly 15 years of experience in telecom and IT Channel sales, business development, and sales management.
Acosta will be based in Texas and will report to Brandon Smith, Director of Partner Sales for the Central Region.
“Eddie’s reputation as a top-producer in this community is truly remarkable,” Smith said. “He has the depth of knowledge and experience to assist our Sales Partners in growing their businesses to unprecedented heights. Words can’t describe my excitement in inviting Eddie to the Intelisys team.”
As more telecom agents and IT Solution Providers leverage Intelisys’ financial programs, training resources, and support systems, their Sales Partner community continues to grow at unprecedented rates, especially in the South Central Region. Acosta’s new role was created to serve this expanding Sales Partner community.
“I am thrilled to join the Intelisys team and am passionate about supporting our Sales Partners in all aspects of their business growth,” Acosta said. “Intelisys Sales Partners are renowned for being the highest-achieving in the industry, and I’m humbled and grateful to support them in helping them achieve their goals.”
Acosta most recently was a National Account Director with Windstream Communications. His rich industry experience includes sales and management positions at XO Communications and Zayo Group, among others. In 2012 Channel Partners named Acosta one of the Top 15 Channel Managers of the Year.