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BOSTON, MA – September 17, 2019 – Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications and collaboration platform provider for the modern global enterprise, today announced the appointment of Elisa Gilmartin as the company’s chief people officer. In this role, Elisa is responsible for championing a culture of innovation and designing strategies to attract, develop, and retain world-class talent, while continuing to strengthen an environment of high-performance and collaboration.


“Our company culture is critical to our success as a leading platform for the modern enterprise workforce. As a member of our leadership team, Elisa will drive the growth and expansion of our workforce, enabling our employees to continue to deepen professional development while supporting our business goals,” said Colin Doherty, CEO, Fuze. “Combined with her proven experience scaling high-growth companies, Elisa will bring tremendous value to the Fuze mission and team.”


Gilmartin brings more than 20 years of experience driving human capital transformation initiatives that enable growth and scalability at technology and SaaS companies. Most recently, Elisa was chief human resources officer (CHRO) at robotics technology company, Symbotic, and previously served as CHRO at EzeSoftware and Polycom. Throughout her career, Elisa also held positions with EMC, BankBoston Securities, Fidelity Investments, and Bank of New England. 


“In the age of distributed workers, culture is increasingly important to a company’s fabric, and I am thrilled to join Fuze at the forefront of workforce innovation,” said Gilmartin. “I look forward to amplifying Fuze’s mission to empower employees to work how, when, and where they’re most creative and productive.”


As enterprise adoption fuels Fuze’s growth, the company continues to attract high-impact, forward-thinking individuals to propel Fuze and its customers into the next wave of the digital economy. 


About Fuze

Fuze is the leading global cloud communications and collaboration software platform designed for the enterprise. Through an innovative and consumer-inspired unified experience, Fuze enables seamless transition between voice, video, messaging, and content sharing. Fuze empowers the digital workforce anytime, anywhere, and across any device. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Fuze has additional locations including New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Ottawa, London, Amsterdam, Aveiro (Portugal), Paris, Munich, Zurich, Copenhagen, and Sydney. For more information, visit www.fuze.com