iBAHN Appoints New EMEA Vice President And Managing Director
Weiss will be tasked with continuing the company's success in the EMEA territory by developing pivotal business strategies to build on iBAHN's presence, while driving the development of new regions.
He joins from Juniper Networks, where he was formerly head of sales for emerging technologies in EMEA. He offers a wealth of experience with more than18-years sales, marketing and management knowledge in the networking, security and systems integration space.
Prior to this, Weiss worked for a number of influential international players including Peribit Networks, Nortel Networks, Hoffmann-La-Roche and IBM, where has was responsible for major business growth in Europe, EMEA and APAC.
David Garrison, president and CEO of iBAHN comments: "Thomas' arrival signals the start of an exciting period for iBAHN. We have always maintained a strong position in the key EMEA regions, and we are confident that Thomas has the experience, knowledge and passion to take us to new heights. I know Thomas has many innovative ideas, and we look forward to supporting his success."
iBAHN's current managing director EMEA, Graeme Powell, will assume a new role with the company as senior vice president, corporate development and finance, EMEA. Powell, in his 7 year tenure at iBAHN, has overseen the European business expand across 16 countries and will work with Weiss to continue to drive corporate growth and scale.
Thomas Weiss, vice president/MD EMEA, iBAHN comments: "What impresses me most about iBAHN is the growth potential of the company. The high standard of iBAHN's connectivity services is second to none, and there is still plenty of room for development. EMEA is an exciting territory for the high-speed internet access market, and we intend to make sure iBAHN continues to lead from the front."
Weiss will be based in Munich, Germany, but will divide his time between the German offices, the UK and the rest of EMEA.
iBAHN provides secure, reliable high speed internet services for travelers and groups at hotels and conference centres worldwide.
Monthly, more than 1.5 million business travellers around the world use iBAHN's secure internet services. iBAHN provides service to over 2,100 hotels and meeting and conference venues in 18 countries around the globe. More information on iBAHN's high speed technology services can be found at www.ibahneurope.com