ViaWest Names Sales and Marketing VP

Denver-based ViaWest, the colocation and managed services provider, said this week that it has named Paul Gerrard as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Gerrard joins the firm from SunGard, where he was Senior Vice President of Sales. Gerrard also has served at MindShift Technologies, Inflow, and Hewlett Packard. ViaWest provides colocation and managed services for mid-sized and enterprise businesses, and has 16 data centers spread across Colorado, Texas, Oregon, Utah, and Nevada.