Haivision Appoints Leo Bull Vice President Commercial Sales
Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief
Haivision Network Video today announced that the company has appointed Leo Bull vice president of commercial sales for the Americas.
Leo, we are told, recently doubled the annual CoolSign digital signage revenue for the company.
Leo now reports directly to Mirko Wicha, Haivision’s president and CEO, along with Haivision’s two other senior sales leaders managing the U.S. federal and international regions. In his new role, Leo is responsible for almost half of Haivision’s business globally.
Previously, Leo was the vice president of worldwide sales at CoolSign. After Haivision acquired CoolSign in 2010, he remained responsible for CoolSign product sales globally and adopted the additional task of driving the channel strategy within the non-federal sector in the United States for all Haivision products. Prior to joining CoolSign, Leo held senior sales positions with digital signage vendor Wireless Ronin, LG Electronics, Fujitsu, and Mitsubishi.
Haivision has also appointed Chris Colt as director of digital signage sales for the Americas. Chris will work alongside Haivision’s salespeople and digital signage partners to assure Haivision’s continued success and high growth in the digital signage market. Bill Taylor has also been appointed to the position of director of field engineering for the Americas. Bill and his team are responsible for all technical pre-sales and partner development activities. Both Chris and Bill joined Haivision from CoolSign and now report directly to Leo.