Nextiva Names Former Apple Exec Marc Stoll as President and Chief Operating Officer

Marc Stoll comes to Nextiva with two decades of experience leading high-growth companies.

Nextiva (, a leading cloud communications company, announced that it has named Marc Stoll as President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for leading Nextiva’s global operations in support of its rapid growth.

Stoll is a seasoned business leader, coming to Nextiva with more than 20 years of experience in leading technology companies like Apple, CA, Compaq, and most recently, Anaplan through periods of significant change and growth. Most notably, he served as Apple’s VP Worldwide Sales Finance, supporting Tim Cook during the Steve Jobs era.

During his time at Apple, Marc implemented systems and processes to empower the company to invest in growth opportunities that supported global sales channels, accounting for more than $125B in annual revenue, which grew by $100B during his tenure. Stoll supported the launch of the iPad and assisted in the pervasiveness of the iPhone from one carrier, after the launch, to virtually every carrier in the world today.

In addition to being a seasoned operator and finance executive, Marc has a great depth of experience with both public and private boards including: Arista Networks, EarthLink and Windstream, as well as serving as a member of the Board of Advisors for the largest pediatric cardiology effort within the Mayo Clinic.

“Marc is someone who subscribes to Nextiva’s DNA and understands where we are going, our mission and our growth trajectory. We are excited to welcome him as our President and COO,” said Tomas Gorny, Nextiva CEO. “With his experience in high-growth companies, including Apple, Marc will elevate Nextiva’s leadership team and help reinforce our disciplines while championing Nextiva's Amazing Service and our entrepreneurial culture.”

“Nextiva has built a phenomenal company and has served businesses with amazing UCaaS services,” said Stoll. “I’m proud to join this entrepreneurial culture and help Nextiva scale within the U.S. and internationally, support the upcoming expansion of its product offerings with NextOS and help in achieving its founders’ vision for the company.”


Nextiva is an innovative tech company dedicated to simplifying business communications, team collaboration and customer engagement. NextOS powers its solutions, including its business phone service, CRM, analytics, chat and surveys. Founded in 2008 on the principle of Amazing Service®, Nextiva serves more than 100,000 businesses nationwide and employs over 1,000 team members. Learn more at


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