Windstream subsidiary Allworx has promoted David Plakosh to general manager. He also will continue to serve as chief technology officer.
In his expanded leadership role, Plakosh will oversee the strategic direction of the business and the product vision and continue to lead all research and development activities.
“David brings a strong combination of product development expertise, knowledge of the industry and experience leading successful teams,” said Joseph Harding, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Windstream’s enterprise group. “Allworx remains an integral part of our business and we’re thrilled to have David assume his newly expanded leadership role on the team.”
Plakosh began his career at Allworx in 2001 as principal engineer and was promoted to chief consulting officer in 2004. Prior to joining Allworx, he held various management roles at Xerox Corp.
Plakosh earned a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) and holds six patents in embedded control systems.