Xata Corp. promoted Scott Meyer from senior vice president, marketing, to chief marketing and strategy officer. The company also hired Steve Chamberlain as executive vice president, field operations.

In his new position, Meyer is responsible for brand management, lead generation, product marketing, market development and marketing communications. Meyer has provided marketing counsel, business strategy and executive leadership to a range of organizations worldwide for more than 30 years. His previous corporate experience was at Lawson Software where he was chief marketing officer. He has also served as CEO of Shandwick International.

New to Xata, Chamberlain is responsible for sales, services and customer relations. He comes from Ecova, a provider of total energy, telecom and sustainability services, where he was senior vice president, sales and client management. He brings knowledge in direct sales, channel sales, inside sales, services and customer relations.