AUSTIN, Texas, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearBlade today announced that Dana Wright, a twenty-year enterprise software sales veteran, has been named Worldwide Vice President of Sales, expanding ClearBlade's executive leadership team to accelerate growth. Wright will lead the company's sales strategy and build a world-class enterprise sales team.
"The addition of Dana to the ClearBlade team comes at a perfect time for us to accelerate our growth in the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) market," said Eric Simone, founder and CEO of ClearBlade. "His substantial expertise in selling enterprise software and building out experienced sales teams, are exactly what we need to expand ClearBlade's IoT market share."
Dana brings his sales leadership expertise from his experience at several large enterprise software companies. Dana joins ClearBlade from IBM where he was the North American Vice President of Sales, Customer Analytics. Prior to that, he held sales leadership positions at Tealeaf (acquired by IBM), BMC Software and Oracle.
"This is the perfect time to join the ClearBlade team," said Dana. "I firmly believe the Internet of Things is the next big wave in the software industry. ClearBlade is very focused on IoT and their patented technology differentiates them as the best and most complete development and runtime IoT Platform today. I look forward to leveraging my experience in building and leading enterprise software sales teams to accelerate the business over the next several years."
About ClearBlade Inc.
ClearBlade Novi is the enterprise development and runtime platform for building the Internet of Things. ClearBlade's software is completely secure, infinitely scalable, blazing fast and inherently flexible. Built from an enterprise-first perspective, the Novi Platform is deployable in any cloud, on-premise, or hybrid environment. The full platform is also deployable on an IoT gateway (Novi EDGE), providing connectivity with edge devices or "things". It syncs automatically with the Novi Platform to provide a faster, more secure connection on-premise. Novi significantly reduces the time and investment required to build IoT solutions.
ClearBlade is headquartered in Austin, TX. For more information about the company, please visit clearblade.com.
© 2016 ClearBlade, Inc.
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