Savvis Adds Execs from Top Companies

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Hosting provider Savvis recently added two new employees to fill different roles at the company: a Cloud Services VP & GM and a Senior Vice President for Sales in America.

Savvis, a subsidiary of CenturyLink provides services that include colocation, cloud, and security.

The new employees actually come to Savvis after working at different top tech companies.

James R. Parker, who’s taking over as Senior VP of Sales worked in a similar position at Microsoft. Meanwhile, the company’s new Cloud VP & GM Daniel Patton held a top sales position at Amazon Web Services.

Commenting on the matter in a company press release, Savvis President Bill Fathers stated, “Savvis continues to expand in size and scope, and the extensive experience that James and Daniel bring to Savvis will further help us continue to innovate and lead the market in enterprise cloud, managed hosting and colocation.”

“We’re confident their unique abilities will be a great fit with our global growth strategy,” Fathers went on to say. Just last month Savvis unveiled a cloud computing database solution. For more information on Savvis, visit: