Jason Buttner Joins AVANT as Senior Director of Channel Sales

Today, AVANT announced that it has appointed Jason Buttner as its Senior Director of Channel Sales. AVANT is thrilled to bring Buttner onboard as it continues to invest in world-class talent to support the growth of its channel programs.

Buttner brings to AVANT a wealth of experience in partner management, technology sales as well as in building loyal channel relationships. Formerly, Buttner upheld the position of National Partner Director at Windstream, a leading telecommunications service provider. There he was responsible for managing the executive and business development relationships of some of the largest and best-known national agencies in the industry.

“AVANT already has, and will continue to accomplish extraordinary feats in our industry. I have always admired their strategic vision and aggressive tenacity to turn this industry on its head.”, said Buttner.  “I am humbled and excited to be a part of this team, and more importantly, help continue their march to excellence.”

Besides his impressive background experience, Buttner brings tireless energy, passion, leadership and determination to not only achieve, but to exceed expectations in his objectives. As such, Buttner will help AVANT in further solidifying its standing as the nation’s premier distributor of next-generation cloud technologies.

“Jason’s experience and skill set perfectly align with AVANT’s approach to partner enablement”, said Ian Kieninger, CEO.  “We’re making big investments in the technology, tools, and resources that help our partners capitalize on the rapidly evolving cloud opportunity.  We needed the right person to help oversee the implementation of these investments so our partners can fully leverage AVANT’s game-changing approach.  Jason is the perfect fit for this role.”

To learn more about AVANT’s strategy to disrupt the channel as a premier distributor of next generation cloud technologies, click here.

About AVANT:

As the nation’s premiere distributor of next generation technologies, AVANT has the resources and relationships needed to successfully navigate the ever-changing world of communications and IT infrastructure. From complex cloud design to global wide-area network deployments, we empower our partners with the valuable business tools they need, including back-office support, engineering guidance, strategic consulting and ongoing training. AVANT is dedicated to aiding our partners and clients in making informed choices about services, technology, and cost-efficient communications. Our goal is to set the industry standard for knowledge and navigation of the global technology marketplace.