Who's News in Sales & Marketing

<b>Coleman Tapped as Verizon Wireless VP</b> <br clear="none" /> Verizon Wireless has announced the appointment of Alex Coleman as vice president of sales and marketing operations for the company's South Area.<br clear="none" /> Coleman is a 20-plus year veteran of Verizon and its legacy companies, and has held numerous sales and marketing leadership positions within the organization.<br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>Harris Stratex Names New SVP</b> <br clear="none" /> Harris Stratex, a specialist in backhaul solutions for mobility and broadband networks, has named Michael Pangia senior vice president and chief sales officer.<br clear="none" /> Most recently, Pangia served as senior vice president of global sales operations and strategy at Nortel.<br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>Hornblower Names Director of National Sales</b> <br clear="none" /> Hornblower Cruises & Events has appointed Gina Harper director of national sales for the convention, incentive, and association markets. Harper held a similar role in the Hornblower corporate office from 1988 to 1998.<br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>Ellison Named Alternative Apparel EVP</b> <br clear="none" /> Alternative Apparel has named Seth Ellison executive vice president of global sales and merchandising. Ellison most recently served as president of Perry Ellis Swimwear after a 10-year career with Nike.<br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>Global IMB Fills Executive Role</b> <br clear="none" /> Houston-based marketing firm Global IMB has named Don Pelham its new senior vice president of sales and marketing. Pelham will be in charge of pursuing new accounts, in addition to overseeing some of Global IMB's existing clients. <br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>Everything Channel Names Marketing Director</b> <br clear="none" /> Everything Channel, a division of United Business Media, has appointed Leslie Pasco to the position of marketing director, sales and marketing intelligence, Pasco joins Everything Channel from Astaro, where she held a senior marketing position.<br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> <b>MEI Taps Bois for Marketing Role</b> <br clear="none" /> MEI, a developer of trade promotion management and retail execution solutions for the CPG industry, has announced the appointment of Rob Bois as the company¹s new director of product marketing. Prior to joining MEI, Bois served as research director at AMR Research.