30 Notable IT Executive Moves: January 2013

Tom Mitchell

Since joining Avaya as a consultant nearly three years ago, longtime channel-hand Tom Mitchell's led a turnaround of the Avaya channel program that's starting to bear fruit. Now, Mitchell will turn his attention to Avaya's global sales organization -- he was promoted to SVP, global sales, in early January. Mitchell succeeds Joel Hackney, the former Nortel enterprise president who will now head Avaya's cloud strategy.