In this Executive Insights videocast, BCStrategies’ Jim Burton is joined by Poly CEO Joe Burton for more announcements from the new company.

Plantronics Polycom New Company Announcement

In this Executive Insights videocast, BCStrategies’ Jim Burton is joined by Joe Burton, CEO of Plantronics and Polycom.

Poly Appoints Industry Veteran as New Chief Revenue Officer in Charge of Global Sales

Poly (formerly Plantronics and Polycom), a global communications company that powers meaningful human connection and collaboration, today announced the appointment of Carl Wiese as executive vice president, chief revenue officer, global head of sales, effective immediately. Wiese brings more than 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, services, and product management for enterprise technology leaders.

Reclaiming the Title "Smartphone"

The smartphone is the one in your pocket, not the one on the desk. Desktop phones should be the smart ones because they are free of the mobile constraints. Wired phones have access to ample power, don't need to rely on antennas, can have much larger displays and speakers, and they have room for hard keys. Yet, it's the portable bundle of compromise that carries the moniker of smart.

Plantronics Celebrates Turning 50 by Improving its Unified Communications Portfolio

Plantronics, celebrating its 50-year milestone, has announced new additions to its Unified Communications portfolio. Along with the added services and products, which span communications devices, software, and services, Plantronics is offering the new Plantronics UC Toolkit, a complete set of tools, training, and documentation for helping unified communications solutions expand and grow, as well as the flagship products Voyager PRO UC and Calisto 825.