Ajdelsztajn, McClure, and Reid Join Cloud5, Milano Promoted
Chicago, IL. — January 6, 2021 — Cloud5 Communications, the leading provider of technology and communications solutions for the world’s top hotel brands and management companies, today announced the addition of several key executives to further strengthen its leadership team. In the fourth quarter of 2020, Cloud5 secured the talent of Alex Ajdelsztajn, Vice President, Professional Services; Beth McClure, Vice President, Marketing; and Jason Reid, Senior Vice President, and GM, Contact Center Business Unit. Cloud5 also promoted Beth Milano to the position of Vice President, Sales & Commercial Development.
Alex Ajdelsztajn comes to Cloud5 with nineteen years of hospitality experience at Marriott International. He served in diverse IT/ technology roles throughout his career there, starting in his native Brazil before moving up to Marriott headquarters in Bethesda. Alex’s most recent position with Marriott was Director of Property Internet, where he spearheaded Marriott’s Internet (HSIA) program across 5,500+ properties throughout the Americas. Just prior to joining Cloud5, Alex was Chief Operating Officer of Unified Evolution, where he had a pivotal role in establishing e-unified, a non-profit initiative to reposition hospitality technology professionals affected by COVID 19 displacements.
Beth McClure brings Cloud5 more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality and technology space. She has developed marketing strategies for a number of the most recognized brands in hospitality and technology including Apple, The Rainmaker Group, and Agilysys. Well known in the tightly knit hospitality community, she has a reputation for executing successful programs and building long-lived partnerships.
Jason Reid has over 20 years of contact center experience that he leverages to provide a consultative approach to the needs of Cloud5 clients and his teams. Most recently Jason served as President of One Contact, Inc. His leadership has spanned Sales, Operations, and Account Development teams at both large and niche contact center providers including Bill Gosling Outsourcing and Concentrix.
Beth Milano is a hospitality and technology veteran, with extensive experience building relationships and selling complex solutions into the hospitality industry. She brings Cloud5 broad sales management experience in networks, security, Data Center, and telecommunications solutions. Prior to Cloud5, Beth held roles in marketing, business development, partner development, and sales at MCI, Verizon, Vtech, and Ruckus.
“The Cloud5 family and I are thrilled to welcome this team of seasoned leaders to the company,” said Mark Holzberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cloud5 Communications. “With tremendous industry relationships and long-standing reputations of excellence, this group of polished executives has already had an impact on Cloud5’s place in the hospitality and MDU marketplace. I couldn’t be more excited for 2021 and beyond”.
About Cloud5 Communications
Cloud5 is hospitality’s leading technology & communications solutions provider. Its two world-class business units serve the unique needs of thousands of hotels from global brands and management companies to independents. Cloud5’s Technology business unit designs, builds, and supports high-performance Internet and Voice solutions for hotels committed to offering the best guest connectivity experience. The Cloud5 Contact Center is an award-winning voice reservations and guest services provider dedicated to hospitality and serving the full range of operations from economy hotels to the world’s leading luxury hotel brand. For more information, visit cloud5.com, or call 877.241.2516.