President at Five9
Dan Burkland is responsible for global sales, including all direct, channels, and business development. Since joining Five9 in 2009, Dan has grown annual revenues from under $20M to approach $200M. He is also responsible for all implementation, professional services, and customer support organizations. His organizations cover the entire customer life-cycle from sales to implementation to ongoing support – all critical to customer success from a Cloud Software company. Dan has more than 30 years of experience building and scaling successful sales and leadership teams. Before Five9, Dan was SVP of Sales at Transera Communications. He also ran worldwide sales for IP Unity, growing the business tenfold, and held sales management positions at Cisco and GeoTel.