President, Sales and Marketing

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Joined CenturyLink
2016

Positions Held

  • President, Sales and Marketing – 2016

Education

  • BA/General Business – University of Mississippi/Oxford, Mississippi


As CenturyLink’s President, Sales and Marketing, Dean Douglas is responsible for revenue generation and driving long-term growth for the company in the business and consumer marketplaces.

Douglas has more than 30 years of experience in the communications, entertainment and information technology sectors, extensive industry knowledge and a track record of facilitating revenue growth.

He most recently served as Chief Executive Officer, Unify GmbH& Co. KG, leading that company in a bold transformation to a provider of software-based enterprise unified communications.

Prior to joining Unify, Douglas served as President and CEO of Westcon Group. During his five years leading Westcon, Douglas drove the company’s global expansion and several successful acquisitions. He also oversaw Westcon’s successful moves into the data center, security and unified communications markets.

Douglas previously served as CEO of LCC International, a technical services firm for the mobile industry. He also held global executive roles at both IBM and Motorola. He has served on the board of SpectraSite and served as the Vice Chairman of the Global Technology Distribution Council. During his career, he has been based in the US, Europe and Asia with responsibilities including sales, strategy, marketing, worldwide business development and corporate development.

Douglas serves on the Board of Directors of Weston Group.

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