Kurmi Software, the award-winning UC provisioning platform for enterprise collaboration, today announced the appointment of Dessi Schachne as Global Vice President of Marketing. Schachne, is based in the New York office, joining Kurmi North America’s growing team which has doubled over last year. She will support the company in its international expansion and raise its profile in the UC space.
Schachne’s appointment supports Kurmi global expansion acceleration, strengthening its presence in North America now representing more than 50% of its global revenue, as well as its homebase region of EMEA, and APAC, with a customer base across more than 20 countries. She is highly experienced in the marketing sector, with a long history of delivering substantial revenue growth and customer acquisition for providers of digital products and services, including SaaS and on-premise solutions.
Schachne, who joins Kurmi’s Executive Committee, contributing to its globalization, will lead the company’s marketing initiatives and will be instrumental in promoting Kurmi’s brand. She will oversee global and regional planning, development, and execution of Kurmi’s strategic, product marketing and demand generation programs.
“Dessi is joining Kurmi in what is undoubtedly a significant time for our company bringing her expertise to contribute to making the company the global leader in UC Management”, said Pascal Moindrot, COO at Kurmi Software. “I am positive that she will be a great fit and we will see the benefit of the talents and insights she has acquired throughout her career.”
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“The Kurmi Software team has built an incredible platform, delivering UC provisioning automation for enterprises and service providers around the world, a service that has never been more critical for businesses success in today’s complex communications landscape,” said Schachne. “I am excited to be joining this talented team and look forward to helping write the next chapters in the Kurmi journey.”
Schachne received her BS in Business and Marketing from City University of Seattle and is a graduate of Harvard Business School.
Kurmi Software develops award-winning software solutions that automate, simplify, and reduce the administration cost and provisioning time of Unified Communications and Contact Center platforms (telephony, videoconferencing, email and messaging, plus other collaboration applications). Kurmi offers a powerful, user-centric software suite for simple, customizable, and ultra-scalable management of the market’s leading Unified Communications platforms (Avaya, Cisco, Microsoft, Zoom, and others). Founded in 2011, with offices in New York, Montreal, Berlin, Rennes, Paris and Dubai, Kurmi Software supports global enterprises with a network of certified partners around the world.