Upsite Technologies Names David Storkson Director of Sales for Western North America and Asia-Pacific Regions6 min read
Seasoned sales executive returns to Upsite, bringing over twenty years of data center sales and channel development experience
Oakland, CA and Albuquerque, NM – March 4, 2014 – Upsite Technologies, Inc., a leader in data center airflow management solutions, announced today the addition of David Storkson to the position of Director of Sales for the Western North America and Asia-Pacific Regions, where he will be responsible for sales and business development for Upsite’s growing product line and continued international expansion. Mr. Storkson will be based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Mr. Storkson brings more than twenty years of successful business experience to the role—the majority of which was spent in the data center industry—and a working knowledge of developing and pioneering new sales territories and channel partner management. In his new role, Mr. Storkson will be responsible for the continued growth of Upsite’s Western Region and will help strengthen Upsite’s growing position in the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr. Storkson comes to Upsite from StarLine (Universal Electric), where he was an integral part of their sales team. Prior to StarLine, he held sales positions at MGE, SMC, NER, and Mitsubishi. Mr. Storkson had previously worked for Upsite in the role of Western Regional Sales Manager during its first expansion phase in the mid-2000’s.
“I am delighted to return to Upsite,” said David Storkson. “I look forward to rejoining a fantastic sales team and applying my sales experience to the growth and development of regions, partners, and key accounts for Upsite.”
“We are thrilled to welcome David back to Upsite’s sales team,” said Peter Crook, President, and CEO of Upsite Technologies. “David’s depth and expertise in the industry, along with his long track record of growing positive relationships will be a great asset to both current and future customers.”
About Upsite Technologies
Upsite Technologies ®, Inc. is the industry leader in data center airflow management. Upsite provides a full suite of products and services designed to optimize data center cooling systems, allowing managers to maximize cooling capacity while reducing energy costs. Upsite distributes its award-winning line of services and products, including its KoldLok® raised-floor grommet, through leading channel partners in the data center industry throughout the United States, EMEA, and the Asia-Pacific region.
Upsite Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2001 by Ken Brill, creator of the Uptime Institute, a think tank dedicated to understanding, improving, educating and expanding awareness of uptime and optimal inefficiencies in data centers. Additional information can be found at https://www.upsite.com/.