Network Hardware Resale Expands Worldwide Executive Management Teamto Support Geographic Expansions and Continued Business Growth
Fassett, Wolthuis and Siever to Lead Global Sales and Operations Effortswhile CFO Platt Adds COO Responsibilities
Santa Barbara, Calif. ─ March 5, 2007 ─
Network Hardware Resale (NHR), the leading provider of pre-owned and new networking equipment, today announced a newly expandedmanagement team to fuel continued business growth, including the promotions of several keyexecutives as well as the appointment of a new general manager for Europe.Glenn Fassett, a long-time NHR executive, has transitioned from the company’s Europeanheadquarters to Singapore, where NHR is anchoring its new Asia-Pacific operation. As the newgeneral manager of Asia-Pacific, Fassett will leverage his international experience andoutstanding sales record to accelerate business throughout the region. In conjunction with thismove, NHR has welcomed onboard Robert Wolthuis, who succeeds Fassett in heading thecompany’s European operations from its Amsterdam office. As the general manager of EMEA,Wolthuis will apply his experience as a business entrepreneur, venture capitalist and investment banker to sustain market momentum throughout Europe.“We are thrilled that Glenn and Robert will be leading our international sales efforts as theyepitomize NHR’s unceasing mission to be the most trusted worldwide resource for pre-ownednetworking equipment,” said Mike Sheldon, president and CEO of NHR. “Glenn has been anoutstanding asset in growing NHR’s business throughout Europe and is well-positioned tooversee our emerging Asia-Pacific operations. Meanwhile, Robert brings a wealth of businessexperience and international sales expertise to fuel our continuing EMEA growth.” NHR also has announced that Bryan Siever has been promoted to general manager of theAmericas, following his tenure as the company’s vice president of sales. An industry veteran who joined the company in 2005, Siever has more than a decade of sales management andorganizational development experience. Additionally, CFO Karen Anne Platt has added the dutiesof chief operating officer to her responsibilities. A certified public accountant with more than twodecades of experience, Platt joined the company as CFO in 2000 and has played a major role inguiding NHR’s financial growth and global business best practices.