Robert Salmon, formerlyÂ executive vice president of worldwide field operations atÂ NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP), has been promoted toÂ president and head of the company’s new go-to-market operations unit.
The company said MondayÂ the GTM operations organization has three functions in areas such as field operations, global marketing and customer success operations.
Salmon started at NetApp in 1994 as a member of the sales organization and has led the worldwide field operations since 2004.
NetApp says he helped the company develop its customer segmentation and selling model.
A computer science graduate of California State University in Chico, SalmonÂ also worked atÂ Sun Microsystems and Data General CorporationÂ prior to joining NetApp.