SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Realm Systems, Inc. today announced that Frank Artale, a former Microsoft, Veritas, and HP executive, has been appointed chairman of the board. In addition, a New York based financier, David Mimran, joins the board as director. "Realm has developed technology that will truly revolutionize network computing," said Mr. Artale. "I am excited to join the Realm team as we begin the realization of the potential for this new platform. I would also like to welcome David to the board. David has a wealth of experience in finance and business that will make him a valuable asset moving forward." Frank Artale was founder of Consera Software, a technology venture acquired by Hewlett-Packard in February of 2004. Frank also served as Vice President of the Windows Solutions Group at VERITAS. During his nine years at Microsoft he held a variety of senior management positions that were focused on product development and sales including General Manager of the Windows 2000 group and Director of Program Management for Windows NT 4.0. Realm's CEO, Rick White had this to say, "Frank is a visionary whose leadership has turned ideas into markets. He will make an ideal chairman and partner in establishing Realm as the leader in mobile computing technology." The board's new member, David Mimran, is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Milestone International Partners, LLC. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of C.B.A.O., a West African banking group. In addition, Mr. Mimran serves on the boards of Eurafrique, Sometra, and Cavpa, all part of an international food processing, grain trading and shipping conglomerate. He is a member of the Board of the Archer Daniels Midland Company and Ample Communications, Inc. Mr. Mimran recently participated in Realm's Series A round for $8.5 million led by GMG Capital. "Realm has a really solid team in place and a fantastic new technology. I anticipate a lot of forward momentum and success," said Mr. Mimran. About Realm Systems Realm Systems provides a next-generation mobile computing platform that radically simplifies the secure delivery of desktop and enterprise applications and services to mobile corporate end users. The company was founded in 2002 by a group of seasoned technologists and executives with extensive expertise in distributed computing, integrated circuit development, Web services and IT security. Realm Systems is privately held, and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah with additional offices in Seattle, Washington. More information about Realm Systems can be found at www.realmsys.com. "Safe Harbor" Statements under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements, estimates and assumptions by Realm Systems that involve risks and uncertainties. These statements include the evaluation of our strategy and current market potentials and expected growth for Realm Systems product lines. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and Realm Systems assumes no obligation to update this information. In addition, the events described in these forward- looking statements may not actually arise. Realm Systems' actual results could differ materially from those described in this press release, including Realm Systems' ability to gain new business; Realm Systems' ability to develop and bring to market new, technologically advanced products; the acceptance of Realm Systems' new products in the market; the expansion of operations by Realm Systems' customers; and the deployment of Realm Systems' products in specific markets. NOTE: Realm Systems and the Realm Systems logo are trademarks of Realm Systems, Inc.
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