Polycom names new chief marketing officer19 May 2017
Polycom has announced that Amy Barzdukas has been named executive vice president and chief marketing officer.
Barzdukas joins a new executive line-up that includes CEO Mary McDowell, CHRO Billie Hartless and recently announced EVP of solutions management, Tarun Loomba.
Barzdukas is a global marketing executive with 20 years of experience in the technology industry. She joined Polycom in 2015 as VP of global solutions marketing and has led Polycom’s sales enablement, product and services marketing, alliance marketing and competitive teams for nearly two years.
“Amy brings a depth of experience across the marketing disciplines and a passion for customers, technology and for evangelising the Workplace of the Future,” said Mary McDowell, CEO, Polycom. “I look forward to the customer insights and creativity she will bring to our executive team as the leader of our marketing organisation.”
Prior to joining Polycom, Barzdukas was VP of worldwide marketing for HP’s business personal systems group and had a 16-year career at Microsoft that included multiple marketing leadership and general manager roles.
“Great storytelling can make our solutions real to our customers and help them see new ways to solve their business problems,” said Barzdukas. “Polycom helps our customers navigate global trends like the ‘shrinking office’ and understand what’s needed to successfully manage their workplace of the future.”