Deborah L. Bannworth
Senior Vice President,
Strategic Alliances, Inside Sales, and Maintenance Sales & Support
Deborah Bannworth began her career in IT sales immediately after graduating from The University of Texas at Austin in 1989, when she joined ProAmerica in Dallas as a sales rep specializing in IBM UNIX systems and the IBM RS/6000 server line.
In 1997, Ms. Bannworth joined the Sirius Open Systems team as its first full-time sales rep. In 2000, she was promoted to area sales manager, where she helped grow Sirius’ sales of IBM Open Systems servers until the company was named the nation’s top seller of RS/6000 servers. In 2004, Ms. Bannworth was promoted to vice president of Sales for the entire East region, and under her leadership, revenue in the region grew to over $275 million.
In 2014, Ms. Bannworth was named to spearhead Sirius’ Inside Sales division with responsibility for structuring and managing this new area of the company. In 2017, she was promoted to senior vice president of Strategic Alliances and Inside Sales, to help drive revenue and profitability for Sirius and our partners. In 2019, Ms. Bannworth’s portfolio was expanded to include responsibility for Maintenance Sales & Support operations.