Denver - Oct 7, 2013 - Harris Broadcast appointed Pablo Gargiulo as president of global sales. Gargiulo will report directly to Charlie Vogt, CEO of Harris Broadcast, and will be responsible for leading a newly created global sales organization, which spans 140 countries and 3,000 customers. Sales is being organized into four regions: North America; Central/Latin America (CALA); Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); and South Asia/North Asia (Asia).
The company has named the following Harris Broadcast sales executives to lead the four regions:
■ North America: Chris Ziemer
■ CALA: Nahuel Villegas
■ EMEA: Mathias Eckert
■ Asia: Joe Khodeir and JiShun Mei
Gargiulo has a background in international sales and organizational leadership, having led global sales organizations, supply chain, customer support, professional services and marketing over the past 25 years across the telecom, MSO and technology sectors. He most recently served as chief operating officer and executive vice president of Xtera Communications. From 2007 to 2012, Gargiulo held several strategic roles at Genband, including president of global sales and executive vice president of operations. He joined Genband from Tekelec, where he was vice president of customer operations. Prior to Tekelec, he held leadership positions with Taqua, KTI and Kao Infosystems.
Gargiulo graduated summa cum laude in electronics and electrical engineering with research in high-voltage digital control systems from the National University of San Juan (Universidad Nacional de San Juan - UNSJ) in Argentina.