RingCentral Appoints CMO

RingCentral has appointed Riadh Dridi as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, responsible for the strategy and execution of RingCentral’s global marketing efforts.

Dridi brings more than 20 years of marketing, product management and sales experience to the company. He was most recently vice president and head of Americas marketing for VMware, where he was responsible for driving awareness and demand for VMware’s product portfolio, across all customer segments and routes to market. Before that, he held several leadership roles at Hewlett-Packard in enterprise marketing, partner marketing, product management and sales.

“More organizations are realizing significant value from moving their business communications to the cloud, ranging from improvements in business mobility and agility to rapid scaling and deployment globally,” said Dridi. “I’m excited to join RingCentral and build on the company’s track record of delivering innovative, easy-to-use products combined with world-class customer service.”

“It’s an exciting time to join RingCentral as the adoption of cloud technologies further accelerates in medium and large enterprises,” added David Sipes, chief revenue officer for RingCentral. “We are thrilled to bring on board Riadh Dridi as our new CMO and apply his deep enterprise marketing experience and leadership skills to RingCentral’s next phase of growth.”

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