SAND Technology Names Brian Schwartz as Vice-President of Sales

Jun 02, 2010, 09:00 ET from SAND Technology Inc.

MONTREAL, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAND Technology Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNDTF), provider of leading column-based database software, today announced that Brian Schwartz will be its new Vice-President of Sales.  

Brian Schwartz comes to SAND with more than 15 years of experience in the software industry focusing on business intelligence, analytics, CRM, and HR solutions. Previously, he spent 4 years as Director of Sales at Globoforce, where he successfully increased revenue in his region by 300%. Prior to Globoforce, Brian worked for enterprise software companies including Siebel, Epiphany, and Clarify. He holds a Bachelors degree in Communications from the University of Arizona.

"I am excited to work with SAND," said Mr. Schwartz. "The column-based database market is beginning to expand rapidly, and SAND has for years been a leading innovator in CDBMS technology. I look forward to helping the company bring the benefits of SAND solutions to a much wider market."

"Brian Schwartz is a valuable addition to the SAND team," said Tom O'Donnell, President and CEO, SAND Technology. "His extensive experience and impressive record of success in software sales will be crucial in helping us focus our sales efforts to maximize the market potential of SAND's unique offerings."

About SAND Technology

SAND Technology provides massively parallel column-based database software for storing, managing, and accessing all your data, on-demand. SAND CDBMS offerings include cost-effective nearline data access and high-speed, column-based analytics, and specialized extensions designed to lower TCO and improve operational performance for SAP NetWeaver BW, IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, SAS, and more. SAND has offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Central Europe, and can be reached online at

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