Kimberly M. Getgen has been appointed as Vice President of Corporate Marketing at Tollgrade Communications Inc., with responsibility for the company’s communications, messaging, and branding strategies.

Getgen will report to Tom Kolb, COO of Tollgrade.

“I’m proud to be a part of such an innovative company – with its predictive fault analytics products, Tollgrade is redefining a new global standard for reliability, allowing electric utilities and broadband service providers to dramatically reduce service restoration times,” said Getgen. “I look forward to helping Tollgrade tell its incredible story and heighten its brand awareness.”

Before joining Tollgrade, Getgen was Director of Product Marketing at Echelon Corporation, where she developed a product and partner readiness process that helped to significantly increase revenue and market share during her tenure. Prior to Echelon, she worked in the cybersecurity market for nearly 15 years where she served as Vice President of Marketing for a number of companies including Reconnex, a venture-backed start-up she co-founded, which was later acquired by McAfee.