SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/09/14 -- CliQr Technologies, the leader in application-centric hybrid cloud migration and management, today announced the appointment of Edward McGinnis as vice president of worldwide sales. As VP of worldwide sales, McGinnis will be responsible for driving and managing CliQr's global sales team.
McGinnis brings more than two decades of experience in successfully building, managing fast-paced global sales teams, specifically within early and high growth stage software companies. Ed possesses a proven track record of business process optimization, revenue growth and geographic market entry and expansion in Asia-Pacific and Europe. More recently, McGinnis held the position of vice president of global sales and services at Electric Cloud, Inc. where he led sales team members to execute significant seven-figure revenue deals and helped define and execute enterprise-based go-to-market strategies from early stage to global presence.
"Ed brings a wealth of executive sales and business leadership experience to this position," said Gaurav Manglik, CEO and Co-Founder of CliQr. "I'm excited about the pivotal role and wealth of experience he will contribute at CliQr as we continue to rapidly expand our business. We welcome him aboard and look forward to strengthening our global expansion under his proven leadership."
"I am excited to join CliQr at a time when the cloud computing market is experiencing accelerated growth as enterprises are increasingly looking to migrate their businesses and applications to the cloud," said McGinnis. "CliQr offers a compelling market opportunity and I look forward to helping the company increase its market share and helping more enterprises realize the benefits of cloud computing."
About CliQr Technologies
CliQr Technologies is a leading provider of hybrid cloud-application migration and management solutions. CliQr enables businesses to quickly and efficiently move, manage, and secure applications from any on-premise or cloud environment to any private, public, or hybrid cloud. Unlike other approaches to cloud migration and runtime management, CliQr's innovative CloudCenter delivers "application-aware" cloud computing that takes advantage of each cloud's unique best-practices capabilities. CloudCenter allows applications to decouple from their need to understand the diversity in each cloud's infrastructure and services, ensuring complete application portability and manageability across one or many private or public clouds. Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., with locations in Canada, India, and Czech Republic, CliQr Technologies is backed by Foundation Capital, Google Ventures, and TransLink Capital. For additional information, please visit www.cliqr.com.
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