Announces strategic realignment of customer-facing revenue activities
CoreSite Realty Corporation (COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced the promotion of Steve Smith to the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer, effective immediately. In his new role, Mr. Smith will be responsible for all elements of the customer lifecycle related to revenue generating activities, including sales and sales engineering, marketing, and new product innovation.
In conjunction with Mr. Smith’s new role, CoreSite has appointed Maile Kaiser as Senior Vice President, Sales. In this role, Ms. Kaiser joins CoreSite’s leadership team and will assume Mr. Smith’s direct responsibilities for leading all of CoreSite’s sales executives and representatives. Ms. Kaiser most recently served as Vice President of Sales, Content and Digital Media, at CoreSite, where she was responsible for driving revenue and customer growth and managing sales teams across multiple regions with a focus on enterprise and strategic content companies.
“We are excited to announce these new roles and responsibilities, which reflect our growth as a company and the growth of our opportunities. We believe these changes will enable us to deepen and strengthen our productive capacity for generating revenue by meeting increasing customer demands, while providing valuable colleagues opportunities to have a greater positive impact on CoreSite, its customers, and its shareholders,” said Paul Szurek, Chief Executive Officer of CoreSite.
CoreSite Realty Corporation (COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 1,350 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 450+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visit www.CoreSite.com.
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