GENBAND Names Latin American Sales Head

Frisco, Texas-based GENBAND, which develops telecom software and hardware, said today that it has named Ricardo Diaz as the head of the company's Caribbean and Latin American sales region. Diaz was most recently VP of Caribbean and Latin American Sales at Westell Technologies, and also has served at Openwave Systems, Tekelec, and Harris Corporation. GENBAND said Diaz has more than 30 years of experience in the sales and business development area.