Monday, December 05, 2011
Former Veraz Chief Executive Officer and current President & COO departs after completion of merger integration
Milpitas, Calif. - Dialogic Inc., (NASDAQ:DLGC), a leading provider of communications technologies that power advanced networks, today appointed Kevin Cook President & Chief Operating Officer replacing current President and COO Doug Sabella.
“I want to thank Doug for his commitment and dedication to ensuring that the merger between Dialogic and Veraz was completed successfully. Doug was instrumental in building Veraz into a technology leader within our industry and successfully took the company public in 2007. Since the merger closed in October 2010, Doug has led our global integration, which has now been completed. We wish Doug the absolute best as we embark on the next phase of our company’s growth to become an even larger and more profitable company” said Dialogic’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Nick Jensen.
“It’s been a great journey for the past seven years and I am confident in the future prospects of the company. With world class products, a significant customer base and a great team of people I wish the company all the very best” said Doug Sabella.
“We have a strong management team and Kevin Cook has both the deep experience and senior leadership qualities needed to lead Dialogic in its next growth phase,” said Jensen. “Kevin joined Dialogic three years ago as Senior Vice President of Sales and Services and prior to joining Dialogic was responsible for all of Avaya’s North American business. He also held a number of senior worldwide roles where he gained valuable experiences, working across diverse cultures and business practices to achieve revenue growth and improved customer satisfaction.”
“Given our highly talented team, and our robust, comprehensive set of solutions, I am excited about this opportunity and have tremendous confidence in our ability to execute successfully against our plans,” said Cook. “I look forward to working with Nick and the entire Dialogic organization in order to capitalize on the many opportunities we see emerging around the world”.
For over 25 years, Dialogic (NASDAQ: DLGC) and its subsidiaries have been providing communications platforms and technology to enterprise and service provider markets. Our portfolio of IP and TDM based multimedia processing and call control technologies enables developers and service providers to build and deploy innovative applications without concern for the complexities of the communications medium or network. This empowers our customers to unleash the profit from video, voice and data for advanced networks. For more information on Dialogic, visit www.dialogic.com.
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