Welcome!

News Feed Item

Zenprise Hires Mobile Industry Veterans to Meet Global Demand for Innovative MDM Solutions

Matt Peachey Named General Manager for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; John Martens Named Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand; Brandon Conley Named Vice President of Sales for the Eastern United States

REDWOOD CITY, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/04/12 -- Zenprise® Inc., the leader in mobile device management (MDM) security and innovation, today announced the appointment of Matt Peachey as the General Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), John Martens as the country manager for Australia and New Zealand and Brandon Conley as Vice-President of Sales for the Eastern United States. Zenprise is on track to hit triple-digit percent growth in 2012 and expands its leadership team to meet the global demand for MDM solutions.

Matt Peachey, General Manager and Vice-President, EMEA
"The team has done a great job acquiring customers, making partners successful, and making the company effective in the European, Middle East, and Africa regions," said Matt Peachey. "Many of the largest customers -- including the largest banking customer in our company's history -- have come out of this region. It's a great starting point and I will continue this focus on executive."

Peachey joins the European team with over 20 years of experience expanding emerging technology companies in the region. Most recently, as the vice-president of EMEA at Veracode and the first international employee for the company, he recruited the highly successful team and developed the business across the region. Prior to Veracode, Peachey started and led the Northern European business, and was part of the General Managing team for EMEA at IronPort Systems. He grew the business and transitioned it into Cisco's Security Technology business unit after the acquisition in 2009. Prior to IronPort, Peachey was part of the early stage European team at Netapp where he met and worked with Zenprise CEO Amit Pandey.

John Martens, Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand
As the first Zenprise country manager in Australia and New Zealand, John Martens brings over 30 years of experience leading and growing emerging technology companies in the region. He brings a unique blend of technical expertise, sales and managerial experience to the position having run and owned his own software and integration company, Group 42 for 13 years.

Prior to joining Zenprise, Martens started and managed Zscaler Inc.'s Australian and New Zealand business where he built the channels from the ground-up and evangelized the company's cloud services. Before this, Martens ran IronPort's Australian business including managing a team of sales, engineering and marketing professionals. Prior to his tenure at IronPort, Martens also ran the APAC business for Data Systems International where he developed critical partnerships in New Zealand, Malaysia, India and Singapore and grew the revenue four-fold in five years.

Brandon Conley, Vice-President of Sales, Eastern United States
Brandon Conley becomes the third member of the North American sales management team, joining Howard Greenfield, Vice-President of Worldwide Sales and Mark Bickerstaffe, Vice-President of Sales for the Western United States. The goal for the aggressive team-building is to successfully meet the mounting demand for Zenprise solutions in a high-growth and dynamic marketplace.

Conley was previously the Vice-President of Enterprise Sales at SonicWALL, Inc, which was acquired by Dell in May 2012. He joined SonicWALL with the acquisition of Aventail in July 2007 and led the effort to expand the company's presence into the large enterprise and carrier markets. Prior to the SonicWALL, Conley was Vice-President of North American Sales at Aventail, where he was responsible for all field operations covering both the commercial and public sector markets in the United States and Canada. Conley has over 15 years of experience in direct and channel sales and sales management with various technology organizations, including Oblix, Inc. (acquired by Oracle), GTE Internetworking, powered by BBN, and Pencom Systems Inc.

About Zenprise
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Zenprise provides the most innovative and secure mobile device management solution, backed by the best customer service in the industry. Unlike most vendors offering device management software, we are focused on next generation MDM. This means making mobile apps "business-ready" and keeping mobile content secure, while harmonizing enterprise IT needs and the user experience. So, whether you are supporting "bring your own device," deploying mobile apps to your service fleet, or distributing sensitive documents to your board of directors, Zenprise makes it easy for you to put mobile to work.

Our extensive list of global customers and partners spans a cross-section of countries and vertical industries including: aerospace and defense, financial services, healthcare, oil and gas, legal, telecommunications, retail, entertainment and federal, state and local governments.

For more information about Zenprise, please visit www.zenprise.com or follow us on the Zenprise blog, Facebook and Twitter @zenprise_inc.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
The need for greater agility and scalability necessitated the digital transformation in the form of following equation: monolithic to microservices to serverless architecture (FaaS). To keep up with the cut-throat competition, the organisations need to update their technology stack to make software development their differentiating factor. Thus microservices architecture emerged as a potential method to provide development teams with greater flexibility and other advantages, such as the abili...
ChatOps is an emerging topic that has led to the wide availability of integrations between group chat and various other tools/platforms. Currently, HipChat is an extremely powerful collaboration platform due to the various ChatOps integrations that are available. However, DevOps automation can involve orchestration and complex workflows. In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 20th Cloud Expo, Himanshu Chhetri, CTO at Addteq, will cover practical examples and use cases such as self-provisioning infra...
In his keynote at 18th Cloud Expo, Andrew Keys, Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise, provided an overview of the evolution of the Internet and the Database and the future of their combination – the Blockchain. Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life settle...
Product connectivity goes hand and hand these days with increased use of personal data. New IoT devices are becoming more personalized than ever before. In his session at 22nd Cloud Expo | DXWorld Expo, Nicolas Fierro, CEO of MIMIR Blockchain Solutions, will discuss how in order to protect your data and privacy, IoT applications need to embrace Blockchain technology for a new level of product security never before seen - or needed.
Leading companies, from the Global Fortune 500 to the smallest companies, are adopting hybrid cloud as the path to business advantage. Hybrid cloud depends on cloud services and on-premises infrastructure working in unison. Successful implementations require new levels of data mobility, enabled by an automated and seamless flow across on-premises and cloud resources. In his general session at 21st Cloud Expo, Greg Tevis, an IBM Storage Software Technical Strategist and Customer Solution Architec...
The cloud era has reached the stage where it is no longer a question of whether a company should migrate, but when. Enterprises have embraced the outsourcing of where their various applications are stored and who manages them, saving significant investment along the way. Plus, the cloud has become a defining competitive edge. Companies that fail to successfully adapt risk failure. The media, of course, continues to extol the virtues of the cloud, including how easy it is to get there. Migrating...
The use of containers by developers -- and now increasingly IT operators -- has grown from infatuation to deep and abiding love. But as with any long-term affair, the honeymoon soon leads to needing to live well together ... and maybe even getting some relationship help along the way. And so it goes with container orchestration and automation solutions, which are rapidly emerging as the means to maintain the bliss between rapid container adoption and broad container use among multiple cloud host...
Blockchain is a shared, secure record of exchange that establishes trust, accountability and transparency across business networks. Supported by the Linux Foundation's open source, open-standards based Hyperledger Project, Blockchain has the potential to improve regulatory compliance, reduce cost as well as advance trade. Are you curious about how Blockchain is built for business? In her session at 21st Cloud Expo, René Bostic, Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America, discussed the b...
Blockchain. A day doesn’t seem to go by without seeing articles and discussions about the technology. According to PwC executive Seamus Cushley, approximately $1.4B has been invested in blockchain just last year. In Gartner’s recent hype cycle for emerging technologies, blockchain is approaching the peak. It is considered by Gartner as one of the ‘Key platform-enabling technologies to track.’ While there is a lot of ‘hype vs reality’ discussions going on, there is no arguing that blockchain is b...
Imagine if you will, a retail floor so densely packed with sensors that they can pick up the movements of insects scurrying across a store aisle. Or a component of a piece of factory equipment so well-instrumented that its digital twin provides resolution down to the micrometer.
"IBM is really all in on blockchain. We take a look at sort of the history of blockchain ledger technologies. It started out with bitcoin, Ethereum, and IBM evaluated these particular blockchain technologies and found they were anonymous and permissionless and that many companies were looking for permissioned blockchain," stated René Bostic, Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 21st Cloud Expo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Conventi...
While some developers care passionately about how data centers and clouds are architected, for most, it is only the end result that matters. To the majority of companies, technology exists to solve a business problem, and only delivers value when it is solving that problem. 2017 brings the mainstream adoption of containers for production workloads. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Ben McCormack, VP of Operations at Evernote, discussed how data centers of the future will be managed, how the p...
As DevOps methodologies expand their reach across the enterprise, organizations face the daunting challenge of adapting related cloud strategies to ensure optimal alignment, from managing complexity to ensuring proper governance. How can culture, automation, legacy apps and even budget be reexamined to enable this ongoing shift within the modern software factory? In her Day 2 Keynote at @DevOpsSummit at 21st Cloud Expo, Aruna Ravichandran, VP, DevOps Solutions Marketing, CA Technologies, was jo...
"Since we launched LinuxONE we learned a lot from our customers. More than anything what they responded to were some very unique security capabilities that we have," explained Mark Figley, Director of LinuxONE Offerings at IBM, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 21st Cloud Expo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
When shopping for a new data processing platform for IoT solutions, many development teams want to be able to test-drive options before making a choice. Yet when evaluating an IoT solution, it’s simply not feasible to do so at scale with physical devices. Building a sensor simulator is the next best choice; however, generating a realistic simulation at very high TPS with ease of configurability is a formidable challenge. When dealing with multiple application or transport protocols, you would be...