Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
           22 October, 2020


    
Category:  Press » Miscellaneous

 

Microsoft Announces New Vice President of Worldwide Public Sector

Popularity:
         Views: 1342
2006-09-19 05:38:33     
Microsoft Corp.

After more than three years as vice president of Microsoft Corp.’s Enterprise and Partner Group in the western United States with increased growth in customer satisfaction, market integration and sales, Ralph Young is taking on new global responsibilities for Microsoft. He has assumed the role of vice president of its worldwide public sector business.

In this newly created position, Young will manage Microsoft’s efforts around government, education and healthcare industries as well as the teams responsible for public sector programs, partnerships, partners, services and marketing.

“Our government, education and healthcare customers are critically important to Microsoft, and we are dedicated to serving those customers that serve our citizens around the world. We wanted to bring in a proven strategic leader who understands the positive effect that technology can have across the public sector,” said Gerri Elliott, corporate vice president of the Worldwide Public Sector at Microsoft. “Ralph’s proven track record in enterprise sales for Microsoft, along with more than 25 years in IT, makes him more than qualified for this international leadership role.”

Young joined Microsoft in 1998 as the general manager of sales and marketing for TransPoint, a joint venture between Microsoft, First Data Corp. and Citibank that helped pioneer Internet billing and payment technology. Young also served as vice president of Microsoft’s Enterprise Sales Strategy Group, responsible for worldwide sales strategy and the development of the enterprise sales force, models, processes, tools and training.

“This is an incredible opportunity to work with governments, educational institutions and healthcare organizations, which make such a significant impact on people worldwide,” Young said. “My goal is to continue to put customers first, understand their priorities, and help them realize their vision and potential utilizing the power of technology.”

Young holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in Chicago and a bachelor of arts degree in business management and psychology from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio.

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Microsoft is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corp. in the United States and/or other countries.

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Specialized in: Downloads - Web Site - Solutions Services - Software Contests - Corporate News
URL: http://www.microsoft.com
Print press release      Bookmark this page
Related Press releases 
Larson Electronics Releases Remote Control Light Tower with Dual HID Lamps (Popularity: ): KEMP, Texas, Feb. 11, 2013 -- Larson Electronics has announced today the release of the WAL-TP-2XGLM-H-1227 Portable Telescoping Light Tower with dual remote controlled HID spotlights designed for high power and easy deployment and operation. Featuring an adjustable tripod and dual magnetic mount remote control spotlights, this portable light tower is ideal for events and worksites where high output and easy deployment is desired.Larson Electronics' WAL-TP-2XGLM-H-1227 remote controlled dual spotlight ...
SmartBox LLC Launches Evolutionary Online Trading Strategies Platform (Popularity: ): Sep 24, 2012 - Los Angeles, CA: SmartBox LLC annouces today the official launch of TradeFollowr.com, an evolutionary trading strategies platform that allows users to follow and interact with thousands of automated trading systems and indicators in real time. Traders can share ideas though Twitter integration and the easy to use interface makes following the market moves fun and exciting.Brett Markinson, Founder and CEO of SmartBox LLC explains, "We are ...
Acoustical Solutions, Inc. Continues to Provide Access to Noise Control in the Middle East (Popularity: ): RICHMOND, VA (May 8, 2012) - Palme Middle East is the region’s longest standing trade event for the professional sound, light, audio visual, music, entertainment and systems integration industries. Located in Dubai, one of the seven principalities that make up the United Arab Emerites, the Palme Show features over 200 exhibitors and 800 brands.Acoustical Solutions, Inc., a leading manufacturer of acoustic panels and reseller of acoustic foam, ceiling tiles and ...
New Portable Electric Paddock from Woodstream Easy to Use (Popularity: ): LITITZ, Pa., June 21, 2011 -- Woodstream Corporation, a global manufacturer of animal control products including FiShock and Zareba brand of electronic containment systems that provide safe, economical alternatives to barbed wire fencing, has introduced the FiShock Portable Paddock for horses. Designed to contain four to five horses for a short period of time, the portable paddock is ideal for any area for which a temporary horse enclosure is needed, ...
Spanish Translation Services Provide Services Globally (Popularity: ): December 16, 2010 - Spanish translation is not simple. There are a large number of documents that require specialized translation. For example, medical, technical and legal documents require the translator to be familiar with terms that are used in these fields. This is what Spanish Translation Services does by providing translators in all areas of Spanish speaking countries to ensure the translations - business or otherwise - are totally correct.Due ...

Press release home snapshot 


Related Business 
Ganchrow World View (Popularity: ): Mendy Ganchrow is the past president of the Orthodox Union as well as the former Executive Vice President of the Religious Zionists of America. He writes: "I intend to concentrate on commenting on serious issues, which in light of my long involvement in public policy can engender a unique point of view."
Sydney Harbour Cruises (Popularity: ): Our vessels have hosted some of the world's most prestigious events and dignitaries including Pope Benedict XVI for WYD 2008, the President of the United States, President of China, Vice Chancellor of Germany and members of the British Royal family.
Southwest Plumbing Services (Popularity: ): Southwest Plumbing has been in the same location and owned by same owner’s for 30 years. Dennis Watson, CEO, Tom Watson, President, and Paul Roache, Vice President. All three principals are native Miamians and have deep roots personally and professionally in South Florida.
UMass Donahue Institute (Popularity: ): The Institute is the public service, outreach and economic development unit of the University of Massachusetts President's Office, and strives to connect the Commonwealth with the resources of the University, bridging theory and innovation with real world public and private sector applications.
IsDickCheneyDeadYet.com (Popularity: ): Humor site which provides daily speculation about the U.S. Vice-President's health.
United States Secret Service (Popularity: ): The Secret Service is charged with protecting the President and Vice President of the United States and also with various enforcement functions in the Treasury Department.
Portman Travel (Popularity: ): Do you work in the public sector? Public sector travel. In September 2010, Portman was awarded a framework agreement by Buying Solutions to provide Travel Management Services to the Public Sector covering; rail, air and ferry sourcing and booking services within the UK and overseas.
Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost (Popularity: ): Responsible for strategic planning and student policy. Contains a message from the incumbent.
Fluke Hearing Instruments (Popularity: ): Fluke Hearing Instruments is a family-owned business. Bill Fluke, owner and president, has been involved in the hearing industry for over 20 years. He began Fluke Hearing in 2004 with his son and vice president, Trever Fluke. Fluke Hearing has since expanded to nine locations throughout Michigan.
Provincial Awning Ltd. (Popularity: ): Provincial Awning was created in 1950 by Jean-Louis Larose and has since become the leader in the field of awnings. Pauline Larose as President, and Lucie Larose Girard as Vice-President. The company has insisted upon total customer satisfaction by providing high-quality products with complete guarantees, as well as excellent design advice. As a result, Provincial Awning has been able to continue to compete in the marketplace for over fifty years.