Appcelerator Appoints Executives With Technology Expertise From GoodTechnology, HP and EMC to Drive Demand for Mobile EnterpriseSolutions
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, Sep 16, 2013 (Menafn - Marketwired via COMTEX) --Appcelerator(R), the leading mobile enterprise platform company,announced the appointment of three executives with deep enterprisetechnology expertise from Good Technology, HP, EMC and other leadingtechnology companies. Appcelerator has appointed Steve Gross as vicepresident of strategic alliances, Nina Chang as vice president oflegal, and Scott Davenport as vice president of sales engineering.
Vice president of strategic alliances, Steve Gross most recentlyworked as a strategic consultant for both startups andindustry-leading technology companies. Previously, Gross was vicepresident of corporate and business development at Engine Yard, vicepresident of business development & alliances for IPG EnterpriseSoftware at HP, vice president of corporate business development atMercury Interactive, and vice president of business development atAsera.
Nina Chang has been promoted to vice president of legal affairs andsenior counsel. Prior to joining Appcelerator in 2012, she wascommercial law counsel at EMC, and held legal positions at TIBCOsoftware and Siebel Systems. Chang received her J.D. from theUniversity of San Francisco Law School and a B.A. from BostonUniversity.
Vice president of sales engineering, Scott Davenport, joinsAppcelerator from Good Technology where he began his career in salesengineering working with some of the largest companies in the worldon their early mobility strategies. During his time at GoodTechnology, he built and led teams of sales engineers and solutionsarchitects worldwide. Davenport began his career as at networkdesigner and infrastructure analyst at SIGCOM. He received his B.S.in information systems and operations management from the Universityof North Carolina, Greensboro.
"We are humbled and absolutely thrilled by our ability to attractsuch top enterprise technology talent to our team," said Jeff Haynie,CEO of Appcelerator. "It's a testimony to our market position as theMost Visionary Company in Gartner's 2013 MADP Magic Quadrant, and theincredible market success that we are seeing with Global 2000customers. Hiring top talent is priority #1 for me, and each of thesepeople are the 'best of the best' in their functional area."
About Appcelerator Appcelerator(R) offers the only platform builtfor a Mobile First world. The Appcelerator Platform enablesenterprises to create, deliver and analyze their entire mobileapplication portfolio. With nearly 60,000 mobile applicationsdeployed on over 150 million devices, the Appcelerator Platform helpsenterprises accelerate their time to market and deliver exceptionalmobile user experiences. Appcelerator also provides an award-winningopen source mobile development environment, Titanium(R).Appcelerator's worldwide ecosystem includes more than 500,000 mobiledevelopers and hundreds of ISVs and strategic partners, among themSAP, Cognizant and CSC. It is the mobile platform of choice forthousands of companies including eBay, TUI Travel, Merck, MitsubishiElectric, ZipCar, and PayPal. For more information, visitwww.appcelerator.com.
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