LINDON, Utah, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Lineo(TM), Inc., a leading innovator in embedded Linux tools, real-time and high availability solutions, today announced the appointment of Ryan Tibbitts as General Counsel for Lineo. Effective immediately, Tibbitts assumes responsibility for Lineo's legal department. Tibbitts will be part of the company's executive staff and will report directly to company COO Matt Harris. "Ryan is an excellent addition to Lineo's executive staff and will be influential in aligning the company's legal direction with Lineo's strategic plan to continue as a leader in the embedded market," said Matt Harris, COO of Lineo, Inc. "We are fortunate to have Ryan on board." Tibbitts brings to Lineo more than 15 years of legal experience, most recently spending six years as president of Snow, Christensen & Martineau. During his time at Snow, Christensen & Martineau, Tibbitts served on the firm's board of directors. Tibbitts holds a bachelors degree from Brigham Young University (BYU) in finance and a juris doctorate from BYU's J. Reuben Clark Law School, where he was a member of American Inn of Court I and the Natural Resources Law Forum. He is a member of the American Bar Association and has served as treasurer of the Utah State Bar's Young Lawyers Division. About Lineo, Inc. Lineo, Inc. provides Linux-based embedded systems, real-time and high availability solutions that include software, hardware reference designs and professional services. Lineo's solutions allow OEMs to create devices and systems that interact with the Internet while helping OEMs to reduce system requirements, per-unit costs and time-to-market. The company's key product lines include: Embedix(TM) (embedded Linux system software), uClinux(TM) (embedded Linux for MMU-less processors), NETtel (Linux-based Internet appliances for secure networking) and Availix(TM) (mission-critical high availability Linux cluster solutions). Contact Lineo at www.lineo.com, via e-mail to email@example.com or by calling (801) 426-5001. Lineo is a trademark of Lineo, Inc. Linux is a registered trademark owned by Linus Torvalds. All other products, services, companies and publications are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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