Star2Star Communications of Sarasota, Florida has hired Gary Testa as its new president and chief revenue officer.
Testa will handle Star2Star's sales strategy as well as international and new market expansion, reporting to CEO Norman Worthington.
Testa has 30 years of sales and leadership experience and is respected in the software and communications industries. He spent five years at Polycom as global vice president of its cloud and service provider solutions group. Prior to his time at Polycom, Testa was VP of global sales for IBM's Tivoli Network and Cloud Portfolio.
Testa received a bachelor's degree in Russian language and literature from the University of California, Irvine and has worked abroad for a number of years, living in several countries around the world.
"We're excited to have an industry luminary of Gary's caliber joining us. Star2Star is moving up market and growing our partner and customer base aggressively with excellent results," Worthington said. "Gary's joining us is simply a further proof point that Star2Star continues to attract the best and the brightest in the industry by providing the world's most scalable communications solution."
Star2Star, founded in Sarasota in 2006, delivers complete and scalable cloud communications solutions. It was named to Forbes' Most Promising Companies list three times in the past five years.
600 Tallevast Rd
Sarasota, FL 34243