Limelight Names George Vonderhaar Chief Sales Officer
Limelight Networks (NASDAQ: LLNW) today announced that it has appointed George Vonderhaar to the position of chief sales officer. In the newly created role, he will report directly to Robert Lento, president and chief executive officer, and will be responsible for directing worldwide sales activities for the company.
"The importance of delivering an effective digital presence is becoming clear," says Vonderhaar. "Marketers are looking for better ways to tell their stories, to bring them to life in rich media, and to deliver them to audiences everywhere. CIOs and CTOs have to enable all this while harnessing Big Data and controlling costs. Getting this balance right is a strategic imperative - and I'm confident Limelight's technologies and people have what it takes to help customers strike that balance."
"George brings a wealth of executive sales management experience to Limelight," said Lento. "He has proven his ability to attract top talent, to lead organizations to success, and to deliver on his objectives. I very much look forward to having this great leader on our team."
George Vonderhaar brings over 20 years of executive leadership to Limelight Networks, including over 10 years in