Exeter, Rhode Island, April 26, 2016 — NWN Carousel, a leader in communication and network technologies, professional and managed services, and cloud solutions, today announced that Dan Tassone has joined the company as VP of Sales, Eastern Region, effective immediately. Tassone brings more than twenty years’ experience in building sales organizations for solution providers focused on collaboration, data, networking and security. Reporting directly to Carousel’s Chief Revenue Officer, James Marsh, Tassone is responsible for sales strategy and expanding Carousel’s business in the Eastern U.S. and is based in Carousel’s Bensalem office in suburban Philadelphia.
“With customer demand for Carousel’s cloud and managed services offerings exploding exponentially and our recently formed Cisco business practice generating even greater opportunities, our organization continues to require and attract top-level talent,” said James Marsh. “We welcome Dan Tassone aboard and look forward to his contributions in helping our customers succeed in transforming their businesses. Dan’s vast communications, networking, and security solutions experience and impressive track record of building, managing, and motivating sales teams position him well to help take our business in the Eastern U.S. to the next level.”
Prior to joining Carousel, Tassone spent nearly a decade at a leading global IT solution provider for unified communications, where he oversaw a team responsible for more than $200 million in annual revenue. Previously, Tassone was a founder of Consultedge, a technology company which had specialized in voice and data solutions and was the ninth largest Avaya National Partner prior to being acquired. Earlier in his career, Tassone held regional sales management and account management positions at AT&T and Lucent.
“This is a great time to be joining Carousel, as it is experiencing significant growth on the strength of its ability to offer a comprehensive portfolio of cloud-based solutions and managed services to a growing number of customers,” said Tassone. “I look forward to building on the momentum they have established and deepening and expanding our east coast customer base.”
About NWN Carousel
NWN Carousel is a recognized leader in helping organizations evolve the way they communicate and orchestrate the flow of information throughout their networks. Carousel enables clients to connect and collaborate the way modern IT users demand and advance from their current network infrastructure to meet tomorrow’s standards. With deep expertise across a vast portfolio of communication, network, and security technologies, Carousel is able to design, implement, and support solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of each customer. By offering professional and managed services with flexible deployments in the cloud, Carousel ensures clients achieve agility and utilize technologies in the way most effective for their business.
Since 1992 Carousel has grown an average of 30% per year and has over 6,000 customers, including 35 of the Fortune 100. Carousel has been recognized by multiple publications and industry consortiums as a top technology integrator, managed service provider, and cloud solution provider – including seven listings in the Inc. 500/5000. Headquartered in Exeter, RI, Carousel has over 1,000 employees working in 23 locations across the U.S.