Box announces new leadership team  

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Enterprise content management solution provider Box announced new leadership team to lead its future growth.

Carrie Palin is positioned as the company’s first Chief Marketing Officer.

Lesley Young will be Senior Vice President and General Manager of Global Commercial and Online Sales Operations and Tom Addis will be Senior Vice President and General Manager of Global Field Operations.

Together, this trio will lead Box’s integrated go to market strategy and operations.

“At Box, we strive to make it easier than ever for people to work together and connect with the information they need, and we’re assembling a world leadership team to help realize our vision,” said Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO of Box.

In Q1, Box achieved a record revenue of $90 million, up 37 percent year over year. For the second quarter, it expects revenue to be in the range of $94 million to $95 million.

In the first quarter financial result report, the company said it has added more than 5000 new customers in Q1, which is also a record.

Further, it had wins and expansions of contracts with leading companies like Airbnb, GEICO, Whirlpool and Wyndham Hotels and Resorts.

The company had hinted the appointment of Carrie Palin in the Q1 conference call.