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Becky Carr Joins Avaya as Global Marketing Leader

Santa Clara, Calif. – April 12, 2018 – Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) today announced that Becky Carr has joined the company as Head of Global Marketing. In this role, she will be responsible for leading a worldwide marketing strategy to engage and attract customers, and ensure broad worldwide awareness of Avaya’s industry-leading unified communications and contact center solutions and services

Carr comes to Avaya with extensive experience in technology solutions and services marketing, and a passion for driving growth and customer loyalty. Her industry and cloud knowledge, thorough understanding of customer and channel partner needs, coupled with her digital and analytic skills, will help propel Avaya’s brand and results to new heights.  She most recently, served as Chief Marketing Officer at CoStar Group, which includes a number of digital-first brands such as She has held marketing leadership positions at CenturyLink Technology Solutions, Verizon Business, and MCI.  

“Avaya is building a team of leaders with the expertise, energy and enthusiasm to drive innovation and success as we change the game in our industry. As Becky Carr leads our marketing organization with innovative, results-oriented strategies and tactics, our customers, partners and competitors will clearly hear -- and learn -- how Avaya is setting a new standard, delivering open and intelligent communications solutions and services that transform businesses.”
Jim Chirico, President and Chief Executive Officer

“Avaya has a tremendous history of delivering solutions and services that drive significant value for customers and has a tremendous future in leading digital transformation. I’m excited to help the company and our customers fully capitalize on the power of cloud-delivered services and emerging technologies that are transforming communications and the customer experience.”
Becky Carr, Head of Global Marketing, Avaya


About Avaya
Avaya is a global leader in digital communications software, services and devices for businesses of all sizes. Our open, intelligent and customizable solutions for contact centers and unified communications offer the flexibility of Cloud, on-premises and hybrid deployments. Avaya shapes intelligent connections and creates seamless communication experiences for our customers, and their customers. Our professional planning, support and management services teams help optimize solutions, for highly reliable and efficient deployments. Avaya Holdings Corp. is traded on the NYSE under the ticker AVYA. For more information, please visit

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Source: Avaya Newsroom



Alex Alias

Avaya Corporate Communications

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and everyday millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at