Vordel Appoints Accomplished Marketing Veteran as Global Expansion continues
Former Qualys and Thor Technologies Executive joins management team
Boston, MA – May 24, 2011-
Vordel, a provider of gateways for SOA and the Cloud Computing, today announced the appointment of Ed King who joins the company as VP of Product Marketing. Based in California, he will be responsible for the company’s product marketing strategy and forging strategic alliances with key industry partners. King’s experience includes global product marketing and management positions at Agiliance, Thor Technologies, Jamcracker and Softchain and others spanning the past 20 years.
Ed joins Vordel from Qualys, where he was VP of Product Management directing the company’s transition to its next generation product platform. Previously he was the VP of Marketing at Agiliance responsible for the company’s product strategy and marketing programs. Through the acquisition of Thor Technologies, Ed joined Oracle as Senior Director of Product Management, responsible for Oracle’s identity management business. Throughout his career King has exhibited a strong track record of advancing both product strategy and partner alliance programs to help companies drive revenue and move into market leadership positions.
Vic Morris, Vordel CEO commented "Ed’s skill set and experience complements the existing management team at Vordel. He has enjoyed successes at both strategic partner and product marketing levels with a number of firms over a 20 year career. Operating from Silicon Valley, his extensive network will play a vital role in further generating business growth through our partner channel and ensuring our product innovation continues to exceed the market’s requirements.”
"I am delighted to be joining Vordel at this exciting time," said Ed King. He continued, "With Vordel's strong US and international presence, innovative technology and competitive offering I see significant opportunities to further grow the Vordel brand in existing and new markets."
Vordel currently has offices in Boston, MA, Washington DC and an international network of offices in London, Paris, Dublin and Madrid.
Vordel delivers fast, safe, connectivity for SOA and Cloud services. Customers rely on Vordel's Gateway and Cloud Service Broker to increase performance, strengthen security and enhance interoperability in SOA and Cloud deployments. Businesses leverage Vordel's unique management capability to govern service usage and enable the efficient running of applications in SOA or Cloud architectures. Vordel has Fortune 500 customers in banking, healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, media, pharmaceutical, telecoms, utilities and government organizations. Customers include Allianz, ASR Netherland, BAT, Bell Canada, BNP Paribas Fortis Bank, Cetrel, EU Council, FAA, US Departments of Homeland Security and Justice among others. To learn more and obtain a free evaluation of Vordel's products, go to: www.vordel.com and follow us on twitter and our blogs
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