SOURCE: Compellent Technologies

Compellent Technologies

May 24, 2010 12:30 ET

Compellent Appoints Kevin Roberg to Board of Directors

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) -  Compellent has appointed Kevin L. Roberg to its board of directors, serving on the compensation committee.

Mr. Roberg brings a wealth of industry experience to his position on Compellent's board. Mr. Roberg was Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of ProStaff, Inc. from 2007 to 2008 and has been a Principal of Kelsey Capital Management, a private investment firm with special emphasis in health care, since 1998. Mr. Roberg is a director of Thomas and Betts Corporation, designer and manufacturer of electrical components used in industrial, commercial and utility markets, and Universal Hospital Services, a medical equipment outsourced solutions company.

"Kevin is a terrific addition to our team and we are excited to work with him as we continue our growth in the data storage market. Kevin's broad business experience and knowledge, particularly in healthcare, provides true value to our company," said Phil Soran, CEO and President of Compellent.

"I'm pleased to be joining the board of a growing and dynamic company like Compellent. The company's innovation in providing Fluid Data storage solutions helps them stand apart in the enterprise storage space. I am excited to help contribute to the direction of a company so focused on the efficiency of its customers' data centers and its impressive dedication to reducing IT costs," said Mr. Roberg.

About Compellent
Compellent Technologies (NYSE: CML) provides Fluid Data storage solutions that automate the movement and management of data at a granular level, enabling organizations to constantly adapt to change, slash costs and secure information against downtime and disaster. This patented, built-in storage intelligence delivers significant efficiency, scalability and flexibility. With an all-channel sales network in 35 countries, Compellent is one of the fastest growing enterprise storage companies in the world. For more information and news, visit www.compellent.com and www.compellent.com/news.