MONROEVILLE, Pa., Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Compunetix, Inc. Video Systems Division (VSD), a global leader in carrier-grade, VoIP and high definition video collaboration solutions, announced today that it has hired Eric Murphy as Global Solutions Manager. Mr. Murphy joins Compunetix with the task of developing strategic alliances and growing partnerships to promote and expand the end-to-end communications and collaborative offerings of VSD. More than 20 years of experience highlight Mr. Murphy's extensive background in collaborative communication organizations, including with industry leaders such as PictureTel, Polycom, and VBrick. Prior to joining Compunetix, Mr. Murphy served as Vice President at Stampede, the exclusive Sony videoconferencing distributor in the U.S., where he was responsible for managing the existing channel program and executing new channel strategies. "Eric has an intuitive business sense and a fresh perspective on our products and services," states Mr. Jim Klueber, Division Manager of VSD. "We're looking forward to bringing a new approach to the market and to the video industry as a whole with the EVERGREEN ™ offering." Mr. Murphy adds, "Compunetix is poised to grow in the mobility and cloud-based solutions spaces. I hope to develop the key connections and enhance the existing relationships to introduce EVERGREEN to a new generation of video-based collaborators." About Compunetix, Inc. Compunetix is the global leader in carrier-grade multimodal conferencing and collaboration solutions including VoIP and HD video, all powered by superior hardware design. With nearly one million ports installed in more than 30 countries, the company has the industry's largest worldwide deployment of digital conferencing systems. Dedicated to customer-focused and innovative technology, Compunetix engineers and manufactures all aspects of its conferencing equipment, ensuring its customers that their media processors are the highest quality, most reliable and most flexible solutions on the market. For more information, call Jim Klueber at (412) 373-6997, or visit Compunetix at www.compunetix.com. SOURCE Compunetix, Inc.