Alianza Hires Two Telecom Veterans

Lindon, Utah-based Voice-over-IP services developer Alianza announced this morning that it has hired on two new executives to its team. The firm said it has named Mark Gardner as Vice President of Global Sales and Kevin Mitchell as Vice President of Marketing. Gardner joins from Mavenir, and also has served at Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson and IP Wireless. Mitchell joins from Acme Packet, and also was an analyst at Infonetics Research. Alianza said the two hires will go towards growing its service.