SEATTLE, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- NetMotion Wireless, a leading provider of mobile productivity and management software, announced today that two veterans in the company have been promoted to fill new vice president roles. As vice president of technical sales and support, Matthew Scott will lead all customer-facing technical sales teams for NetMotion Wireless around the world. In his new role as vice president of business development, Rob Mattson will be responsible for the indirect go-to-market strategy and the development of new strategic relationships.
"Matt and Rob are both forward-looking leaders with exceptional track records, experience, and skills," said Andy Willett, senior vice president of sales and marketing for NetMotion Wireless. "Their addition to our executive team will help ensure that NetMotion continues our relentless focus to serve customers around the world with the industry's leading mobile VPN."
NetMotion's mobile Virtual Private Network (VPN) solution, Mobility XE(TM), enables mobile workers to maintain secure connections to applications as they move through wireless coverage gaps and across various networks. Mobility XE enhances mobile productivity in many industries including utilities, healthcare, communications, public safety, local government, transportation, insurance, and many others.
"As more businesses and organizations are deploying wireless technology to increase productivity for their mobile workforce, the need for mobile VPN will continue to grow world-wide," said Scott. "I look forward to working with all of our teams in North America, Europe and beyond, to ensure NetMotion's new customers have a seamless technical support experience from the start."
"NetMotion's leadership position in the mobile VPN space is greatly due to our strong relationships with customers and partners who are avid proponents of Mobility XE," said Mattson. "We are always eager to strengthen our relationships with new and existing companies or agencies and I am excited for the opportunity to serve them from a more strategic vantage point."
Mattson joined NetMotion Wireless in 2003 as territory sales manager covering the south central region. In this role he was responsible for securing and managing some of the company's largest marquee customers. Prior to joining NetMotion, Mattson worked in the content filtering space with sales management positions at Content Technologies and Elron Software. He attended Clark College in Washington after spending four years in the U.S. Navy. In his new role, as vice president of business development, Mattson will report to Willett.
Most recently, Scott was director of sales engineering, overseeing the company's expansion of technical sales resources into Western Europe while growing the North American teams. He joined the company in January 2005 as manager of the systems engineering team working on pre-sales technical strategy and focusing on the western sales region. Before joining NetMotion Wireless, Scott was Sprint's Pacific Northwest security sales lead. Earlier in his career, he was a sales engineer at Level 3 Communications working with the some of the largest consumers of networking services in the region. Scott has a Bachelor of Science in applied mathematics and statistics from Colorado State University. In his new role as vice president of technical sales and support, Scott will also report to the senior vice president of sales and marketing.
Around the globe, more than 400,000 mobile workers use NetMotion's Mobility XE to mitigate some of the most common challenges in mobile deployments today, including application stability as users move in and out of wireless coverage areas, and seamless roaming between Wi-Fi and wide-area cellular networks. In addition, the company provides advanced security and network management controls that extend corporate security policies to mobile devices, while also allowing customers to utilize their existing mobile investments to reliably deploy real-time applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP) and streaming video.
About NetMotion Wireless
Based in Seattle, NetMotion Wireless develops software to enable businesses and agencies to maintain and optimize connections to applications as their mobile workers move in and out of wireless coverage areas and across various networks. NetMotion's award-winning Mobile VPN, Mobility XE, enhances mobile worker productivity at more than 1,600 of the world's most respected organizations across multiple industries including utilities, healthcare, communications, public safety, local government, transportation and many others. For more information about NetMotion Wireless or its products, please visit www.netmotionwireless.com or call (206) 691-5500.
NetMotion and NetMotion Mobility are registered trademarks of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. Mobility XE is a trademark of NetMotion Wireless, Inc. All other trade names, trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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