New Faces at Limelight

Tom Marth and Mike Palackdharry join the team.

May 2019



Tom Marth is Limelight’s Senior Vice President of Sales and responsible for the global sales strategy and execution worldwide. He’s an accomplished executive with more than 20 years of successful sales leadership in a variety of high growth technology companies. Prior to joining Limelight, Tom served as Regional Vice President at Workday. He was also Group Vice President at Oracle, where he took on increasing responsibility for more than 15 years. In addition, Tom held senior sales roles at FASCOR and Xerox. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Miami University.




Mike Palackharry is Limelight’s Senior Vice President of Strategic Solutions and responsible for our Edge services. Mike has more than 30 years of senior executive experience focused on B2B business transformation and acceleration. He joined Limelight from Aquiire, Inc., where as President and CEO, he successfully re-imagined and rebuilt the company and greatly increased revenue before the successful sale of the company. In addition, he was President of Nationwide Energy Partners where he doubled the size of the company in just three years. Prior to that, Mike was SVP and GM for Convergys Corporation when he led the global telecommunications practice. Mike received a bachelor's degree in Math and Physics from Illinois Wesleyan University.


"I’m happy to have two phenomenal leaders, Tom and Mike, join Limelight’s executive leadership team,” said Bob Lento, CEO at Limelight. “Their collective vision and vast experience across sales, strategy and client success will help us drive greater momentum with our customers and partners."