Avast, global provider of cybersecurity solutions with over 400 million users online, has appointed Michal Pěchouček to the position of CTO, effective September 1, 2019. Michal joins from the highly regarded Czech Technical University in Prague.
Leaseweb, a global provider of cloud hosting, dedicated servers, CDN solutions and more, has hired Wilfried Dudink as managing director of its CDN operations. In this position he is responsible for further expansion of Leaseweb's CDN activities.
Giga Data Centers has expanded its executive team to include David Shepard as Chief Revenue Officer. Prior to joining Giga Data Centers, Mr. Shepard served as the Executive Vice President and General Manager for Baselayer, a manufacturer of modular data center solutions.
Elastifile, a provider of scalable file storage for the public cloud, announced the appointment of David White to the newly established position of Vice President of Cloud Operations.
Cloud hosting pioneer Infinitely Virtual has named longtime IT executive Scott McDonald Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. McDonald, who joins Infinitely Virtual from Internap (INAP), will be based in the Greater Boston area.
DigitalOcean, a global cloud provider aiming its services at developers worldwide, announced the appointment of Lysa Dahlin as Chief People Officer, continuing the expansion of its executive team.
Leaseweb has hired Marcus Busch as its new Managing Director for Leaseweb Deutschland GmbH. Marcus Busch replaces Benjamin Schönfeld who will take over the management of Leaseweb Asia Pacific in Singapore from current Managing Director Bas Winkel.
Cloud provider Rackspace has hired Sandy Hogan as executive vice president and managing director of the Americas, Sandy Hogan will serve as a member of the Rackspace executive leadership team.
Global cloud services and web hosting provider GoDaddy has hired Fara Howard as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Ms. Howard will lead all aspects of GoDaddy's marketing strategy and execution.
Corelight has opened a new sales office outside the North American market in Europe. The company also named Steve Mallard as vice president of international sales who will be based out of London, UK.
STACK has appointed Heather Paduck as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mrs. Paduck will lead STACK’s financial strategy and operations, including finance, accounting, and capital raising.
Element Critical has appointed Wayne Dietrich as Chief Revenue Officer. Previously, Mr. Dietrich was Chief Sales Officer for Cologix.
DigitalOcean, a global provider of cloud hosting services for developers, has announced the appointment of Barry Cooks as chief technology officer (CTO).
Scalyr, a log management and dedicated server monitoring service created and run by two former Google engineers, has hired tech industry veteran and growth specialist, Christine Heckart as its new CEO.