IN PICTURES: Polycom 25th anniversary party (+14 photos)
Polycom recently celebrated its 25th anniversary with a party at its Sydney headquarters. The milestone saw the company enjoy a 25-hour-long global party, where markets handed over the spotlight from office to office. Australia received the handover from Polycom’s New York office, then passed it on to its Japan team. In addition to partners and customers mingling over food and drinks, Polycom also showcased its latest products.
The Polycom Marketing team ready to receive the 25th Anniversary and new innovation unveiling celebrations from their colleagues in the US.
Geoff Thomas, President APAC, Polycom welcomes partners Robert McAffery, Solution Architect, Optus, and Phil Siefert, Strategy Manager, Optus
James Brennan, Director, APAC Solutions Marketing at Polycom gets ready to roll out the red carpet for Polycom’s latest innovations.
Attendees look on as Polycom’s all new collaboration solutions are revealed
Polycom’s all new Polycom RealPresence Trio was a focal point of the announcement and its touch capabilities were on full display
Polycom’s 25th anniversary was celebrated around the globe with its technology bridging the gap between cities, making it a 25 hour celebration. Long term customer, Reef HQ participated in the handover of celebrations to Japan with a special session showcasing the iconic Great Barrier Reef
Mark Braxton, A/NZ Channel Director, Polycom places items from Reef HQ into the time capsule as he prepares to hand the capsule and the celebrations over from Australia and New Zealand to Japan.
Naimesh Mistry, Solution Architect, Optus; Rene Pallesen, Solution Architect, Optus; Ben Eldridge, Practice Manager, Unified Communications, Ensyst
Mark Dover, Founder & CEO, CommuniCloud, Phil Siefert, Strategy Manager, Optus, and Anderw O’Leary, Practice Manager, Optus
Some of the Polycom team: Sheshank Kual, ,Implementation Support
Engineer, Polycom; Rajan Bhattachan, Solution Architect Team Leader,
Guests were spoiled with delicious delights
Attendees lined up to take the Polycom’s 25 year trivia quiz and attempt to win a $500 Red Balloon Gift Card
Doug Gland, Alliance Director, British Telecom Global Services and James
Ware, Senior Manager, Strategic Alliances and Cloud Services, Polycom
Getting up close and personal with the new Polycom RealPresence Trio. Bruce Knox, Nexon and some Optus engineers take a closer look