ATLANTA, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lancope, Inc., a leader in flow-based security and network performance monitoring, proudly announces the promotion of David Cocchiara to the position of chief operating officer. Cocchiara adds this new role as COO in addition to his current responsibilities as chief financial officer and head of business development. He will play an expanded role in helping run Lancope's business, driving enhanced customer care initiatives, operationalizing key business partner relationships and other aspects of Lancope's core day-to-day operations.
"For more than 10 years, David has been an instrumental force in furthering Lancope's growth. He has played an integral role in developing operational excellence, building important strategic business partner relationships, and supporting a successful sales culture enabling Lancope to flourish as a rapidly growing leader in network security," said Mike Potts, president and CEO of Lancope. "I am extremely confident that David will have an even greater impact as we capitalize on the many opportunities ahead of us and scale Lancope to new heights."
Cocchiara joined Lancope in 2002 and has helped drive key initiatives across marketing, sales, business development and engineering. He was part of the executive team that led Lancope from its early startup stage to achieving profitability as a pioneering, high-growth network visibility company.
"Over the past several years, Lancope has quickly risen to the top of the ranks when it comes to comprehensive security and network performance monitoring," said Cocchiara. "I look forward to helping further solidify our leadership role in this dynamic marketplace with our powerful StealthWatch® System."
Prior to joining Lancope, Cocchiara served as director of financial operations and controller for Captus Networks, and also previously served as a manager at KPMG LLP. Cocchiara is a certified public accountant and holds a B.S. in Business Administration from California State University.
Further information on Lancope's leadership team can be found at: http://www.lancope.com/company-overview/management/.
Lancope, Inc. is a leading provider of flow-based monitoring solutions to ensure high-performing and secure networks for global enterprises. Unifying critical network performance and security information for borderless network visibility, Lancope provides actionable insight that reduces the time between problem identification and resolution. Enterprise customers worldwide, including healthcare, financial services, government and higher education institutions, rely on Lancope to make better network decisions, respond faster to network problem areas and avoid costly outages and downtime — at a fraction of the cost of conventional network monitoring solutions. With Lancope, you can know your network and run your business better. Privately held and venture-backed, Lancope is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For more information, visit www.lancope.com.
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