New Executives Bring Global Business and Technology Experience to Drive Carbonite's Growth in The SMB Business Continuity Market
BOSTON, May 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carbonite, Inc. (Nasdaq:CARB), a leading provider of cloud and hybrid business continuity solutions for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), today announced the expansion of its leadership team with the appointment of six new executives. The enhanced executive team will drive Carbonite's growth in the global Business Continuity market for SMBs.
Nina McIntyre joins the company as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), and will drive the company's worldwide marketing strategy. McIntyre has held senior leadership positions at leading software and technology firms, including Art Technology Group (ATG), Lotus/IBM, and Authoria. Also joining the company are Christopher Wey as Vice President of Corporate Development, Irwin Weiss as Vice President of Information Technology and Terri Delfino as Vice President of Corporate Marketing. In addition, Kim Rose was recently promoted to Vice President of Program Management & Execution, and Paddy Sreenivasan was promoted to Vice President of Server Engineering.
"I am very excited to welcome the new members of our management team to Carbonite," said Mohamad Ali, CEO, Carbonite. "In the past year, we've set big goals for the company, building out our channel strategy, expanding our market and product suite, and increasing our international presence. With these strategic hires and internal promotions, we have enhanced our leadership team and positioned Carbonite to become the leading provider of business continuity solutions for small and midsize businesses."
Carbonite Executive Appointments
Nina McIntyre, Chief Marketing Officer - Nina McIntyre has held senior leadership positions at leading software and technology firms, including CMO at ATG (acquired by Oracle in 2011), SVP of Marketing at Authoria, and product group General Manager at Lotus/IBM.
Terri Delfino, Vice President of Corporate Marketing - Before joining Carbonite, Terri Delfino served as VP of Marketing Communications at Aras Corporation, an open source PLM software company. Previous roles include director of marketing at B2B startups, and leadership positions in marketing agencies.
Kim Rose, Vice President of Program Management & Execution - Kim Rose joined Carbonite in 2007 and has held a number of senior product management, program management, marketing and operations roles, most recently serving as Senior Director, eCommerce & Retention.
Paddy Sreenivasan, Vice President of Server Engineering - Paddy Sreenivasan is the co-founder and former VP of Engineering at Zmanda Inc., an open source cloud backup vendor acquired by Carbonite in 2012. Prior to co-founding Zmanda, he served as Technical Lead, Engineering Manager at Silicon Graphics, Inc.
Irwin Weiss, Vice President of Information Technology - Prior to joining Carbonite Irwin Weiss served as CIO at Aspen Technology and previously, CIO at Akamai Technologies. He also held senior IT leadership roles at Marcam Solutions and Viewlogic Systems.
Christopher Wey, Vice President of Corporate Development - Before joining Carbonite, Christopher Wey served as VP of Strategy, Technology and Business Development for Avaya Client Services and Director, M&A Integration for IBM's Software Solutions Group, where he drove more than 30 strategic acquisitions and integrations with a value of over $12B.
Please visit http://www.carbonite.com/about/leadership for more information.
Carbonite (Nasdaq:CARB) is a leading provider of cloud and hybrid business continuity solutions for small and midsized businesses. Together with our partners, we support more than 1.5 million individuals and small businesses around the world who rely on us to ensure their important data is protected, available and useful. To learn more about Carbonite, our partner program, and our award-winning backup, recovery & archiving solutions, visit us at Carbonite.com.
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