BURLINGTON, Mass. -- May 20, 2014 -- Volicon today announced that it has appointed José Eduardo Fávaro to serve as the company's director of sales and client services, Brazil. In this role, which Fávaro recently assumed, he is responsible for developing, maintaining, and expanding sales to broadcasters, cable operators, and government agencies.
"José brings to Volicon a valuable combination of strong technical expertise and customer service experience," said Russell Wise, vice president of global sales at Volicon. "He will play an important role in Volicon's global sales strategy as we continue to expand our presence and increase solution deployment across Brazil."
Fávaro is an electronic engineer with significant professional experience working in sales of test systems for broadcast companies, as well as cable and telecommunications networks. Prior to joining Volicon, he most recently served as manager of professional services and training at Brazil's Arcitech. He earlier served as an account manager at JDSU Brazil. Fávaro earned his MBA at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and is fluent in Portuguese, proficient in Spanish and English, and capable in basic Italian.
Fávaro is based in São Paulo, Brazil, and reports directly to Ken Rubin, Volicon director of sales in U.S. and Latin America, who continues to manage Volicon's sales operations in Brazil.
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Link to Portuguese translation: www.wallstcom.com/Volicon/140520POR.htm
Photo Caption:José Eduardo Fávaro, Volicon's Company Director of Sales and Client Services for Brazil