TOP NEWS Taps Oracle Vet For Sales VP

Provo, Utah-based has bolstered its sales executive team, with a new hire from Oracle, the company said last week. said it has named Dan Freund as SVP, Commercial Business. Freund was most recently heading up Oracle's OracleDirect inside sales team, according to Freund relocates to Utah as part of the new position. InsideSales, which is led by Dave Elkington, has been heavily recruiting Silicon Valley executives to the company. The company recently also hired former Salesforce president and Chief Customer Officer Jim Steele and Brent Peters, former Chief Technology Officer of eBay Enterprise.'s backers include Salesforce, Microsoft, Polaris Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and others.