SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 15, 2012) - CliQr Technologies, the company that enables existing and newly developed business applications to fluidly move to and between any private, public or hybrid cloud, today announced the appointment of Ms. Lori Beedle as senior vice president of sales. Ms. Beedle joins the CliQr executive team with more than 20 years of sales and operational experience with leading technology companies that include Dell Inc., NetApp, Microsoft and Oracle. Ms. Beedle will report to Mr. Gaurav Manglik, CEO and co-founder of CliQr Technologies.
A seasoned technology executive, Ms. Beedle brings a track record of success for building top performing sales teams and significantly increasing revenue for rapidly growing companies that span from early-stage to public, growth businesses. In her new position, Ms. Beedle will oversee the sales organization as the Company prepares for its next phase of growth.
"Lori joins CliQr with an impressive record of sales leadership in fast-growing organizations, which together with her outstanding operational business experience, makes her a tremendous addition to our executive management team," said Mr. Manglik. "As we focus on increasing sales, driving customer engagement and enabling new revenue streams, Lori will play an instrumental role in driving CliQr's business forward and shaping its future."
"CliQr possesses all the key elements for success -- a break-through offering that addresses the biggest barrier to-date for cloud computing -- rapid on-boarding, optimized price-performance and simplified management," said Ms. Beedle. "Add that to a great executive team and committed financial backers that include Google Ventures and Foundation Capital, and you have what it takes to create a truly special company."
Ms. Beedle joins CliQr from Aconex Inc., a cloud-based online collaboration platform, where she led worldwide sales and marketing. Previously, in her senior sales positions for Dell Inc., NetApp, Microsoft and Oracle, Ms. Beedle led the development and implementation of direct and indirect channel sales and program strategies. Earlier, Ms. Beedle held positions at Unisys Corporation and Symantec Corporation. Ms. Beedle holds a bachelor's degree in sociology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
About CliQr Technologies
CliQr Technologies™ is a leading provider of cloud-application management solutions. CliQr simplifies the process of on-boarding, testing and securely running applications on the cloud so that businesses can take full advantage of the real power and elasticity that cloud computing offers. CliQr's CloudCenter™ solution delivers complete visibility and control over a company's cloud environment, enabling the continuous optimization of both runtime and price performance of any application on one or among many clouds. To learn more, visit CliQr.com.