Digital Realty Trust, Inc. has named Matthew J. Miszewski, senior vice president, sales. Miszewski will be responsible for overseeing Digital Realty's sales and leasing efforts in the Americas.

Miszewski joins Digital Realty from where he was senior vice president, enterprise sales and global public sector. At, he was responsible for establishing a new enterprise sales program focused on global and strategic accounts. In addition, he reformed its Global Public Sector business unit to focus on industry relevant solution selling for the government sector. Before joining, Miszewski was with Microsoft as general manager, worldwide government. Previous executive positions held by Miszewski include chief information officer for the State of Wisconsin and president of an IT consulting firm.  Early in his career, he was a partner at a law firm after earning a juris doctorate degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School.

"We are very pleased to welcome Matt to the Digital Realty team," said Michael F. Foust, chief executive officer of Digital Realty. "He brings to DLR an extraordinary depth and breadth of expertise establishing and directing major corporate enterprise sales organizations. His high level of sales experience will enable us to further penetrate existing industry sectors as well as add new key verticals to our customer base."