Global Cloud Communications vendor Vonage have announced the appointment of their new Chief Marketing Officer.
Focussed on leading Vonage’s global marketing strategy, Rishi Dave will support the Vonage’s role as a global leader in business cloud communications and help lead the Company through its next phase of growth.
“I’m excited to welcome Rishi to the Vonage team,” commented Vonage CEO Alan Masarek. “His experience in technology, software, and cloud will help further position Vonage as a business communications software leader. Rishi’s expertise in leading all aspects of integrated marketing, including brand transformation, digital, social, data and analytics, will have a tremendously positive impact on Vonage’s positioning and performance.”
Rishi brings more than 15 years B2B strategy, marketing and brand expertise to Vonage, having formerly been the Chief Marketing Officer at global data and analytics firm, Dun & Bradstreet. In addition, Rishi has also served in executive marketing roles at hardware and software provider, Dell, as well as software companies Rivio, Inc. and Trilogy Software.
“I’m thrilled to join Vonage at such an exciting time in the Company’s history,” added Rishi Dave, Chief Marketing Officer for Vonage
“This is an incredible opportunity to help evolve an iconic brand like Vonage as it continues to expand its presence and market share in business cloud communications. Vonage has a strong culture and strategic foundation, and I look forward to building upon the Company’s momentum through innovative and breakthrough marketing strategies.”
Rishi was also named as a Top Digital Marketer by BtoB Magazine (now AdAge) two years in a row, and as a B2B Innovator by the Demand Gen Report.
Rishi will concentrate on maximising awareness of Vonage’s capabilities and ability to provide businesses with communications software that improves collaboration and productivity among employees, while creating more meaningful engagement with customers to drive better business outcomes.
Headquartered in New Jersey and with UK offices in London, Vonage is a leading provider of cloud-based communications services with nearly 2 million customers worldwide. Over 600,000 business users every day trust Vonage to revolutionise their communications through Digital Transformation (DX) by making their phone system do more for less and with complete flexibility to manage their services however they choose.