OAKLAND, Calif. , Oct. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: DZSI, the “Company” or “DZS”), a global leader in network access solutions for service providers and enterprise networks, today announced Mitchell Fleming as Senior Vice President of Americas Sales and Business Development. 

Mitch joins DZS with a wealth of broadband industry experience and has successfully led the sales growth of several networking companies. Previously, Mitch held a number of high profile sales leadership roles as VP of Sales at Adtran, Calix and Cyan (acquired by Ciena). Mitch holds a Bachelor of Arts with honors in pre-law and sociology from the University of California, Berkeley.

“Mitch is a dynamic business leader with extensive experience dealing with high-growth organizations. With a proven track record of architecting short and long-term business plans, leading strategic initiatives and delivering results, we are excited to have Mitch leading the America’s growth initiative.” said Yung Kim, President, and Chief Executive Officer.

About DZS
DZS is a global leader in network access solutions for service provider and enterprise networks. The company provides a wide array of reliable, value-add networking technologies—including broadband access, mobile backhaul, Ethernet switching, Passive Optical LAN, and software-defined networks—to a diverse customer base that includes more than 1,000 of the world’s most innovative network operators. DASAN Zhone Solutions is headquartered in Oakland, California, USA, with operations in more than 20 countries worldwide.

DZS, the DZS logo, and all DZS product names are trademarks of DASAN Zhone Solutions, Inc. Other brand and product names are trademarks of their respective holders. Specifications, products, and/or products names are all subject to change without notice.

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