Carbonite Strengthens Focus on Company Culture with Appointment of Randy Bogue as Vice President of Talent Recruiting Top Talent and Employee Development will be Key Focus for New HR Leader
BOSTON, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a leading provider of cloud backup solutions for small businesses and consumers, has expanded its executive team with the appointment of Randy Bogue as Vice President of Talent. Bogue, who joins the Carbonite team with nearly two decades of experience in recruiting and talent management, will be responsible for the human resources vision and strategies that include talent acquisition, retention, development and enhancing our high performance culture.
"Talent acquisition and management is an important strategic initiative at Carbonite, and as the company grows and expands its focus on the small business market, we need to expand our team with the best people to deliver on our mission," said David Friend, CEO and Chairman of Carbonite. "We are happy to welcome Randy to the management team to ensure the Carbonite culture of entrepreneurialism and innovation continues attracting and fostering great talent and delivering industry-leading cloud solutions."
"I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to make an impact at Carbonite and work with an amazing group of colleagues who are passionate about doing great work," said Bogue. "To be a successful and sustainable technology company, you must hire and retain outstanding people, provide them with the right environment and the best tools, and ensure a strong culture that enables each employee the opportunity to realize their full potential. Carbonite is focused on each of these elements and I am excited to help drive this strategic initiative forward.
Prior to joining Carbonite Randy was the President and founder of Venator Partners, an executive search and advisory services firm. Since its founding in 1995, Venator Partners completed hundreds of searches for high growth technology companies and provided advisory and training services to improve companies' ability to attract, assess and retain top talent. He also brings a strong entrepreneurial background to the position, having founded Venator Partners as well as Environmental Homes. He has also held positions at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter.
Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), is a leading provider of online backup for small businesses and consumers. Subscribers in more than 100 countries rely on Carbonite to provide easy-to-use, affordable and secure cloud backup solutions with anytime, anywhere data access. Carbonite's backup solution runs on both the Windows and Mac platforms. The company has backed up more than 300 billion files, restored nearly 20 billion files, and currently backs up more than 350 million files each day. For more information, please visit www.carbonite.com, twitter.com/carbonite, twitter.com/carbonitebiz, or facebook.com/CarboniteOnlineBackup.
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