JERSEY CITY, NJ--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2013) - Datapipe, a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing, today announced the appointment of Chris Mooney as the company's new Vice President of Global Channel Sales. Mooney brings more than 15 years of direct and channel IT sales experience to Datapipe and will be responsible for the company's channel strategy.
Mooney joins Datapipe from Serena Software, where he built channel sales teams to capture greater market share. Prior to Serena, Mooney served as Vice President of Sales for Intralinks -- a $210 million SaaS collaboration platform provider. Mooney also held senior sales positions at SaaS security provider MessageLabs, as well as Microsoft -- where he championed a team dedicated to security sales.
"During my career, I've been fortunate to work with some of the biggest names in the technology industry to build highly profitable worldwide channel and reseller strategies," Mooney said. "I am excited to join the team and look forward to expanding Datapipe's market leadership as the premier solution for managing and securing mission-critical IT services."
Datapipe provides a range of award-winning cloud services ideally suited for the channel market, empowering customers to derive real value from cloud computing and virtualization, compliance, business continuity, disaster recovery and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), to strengthen their businesses.
"Datapipe's infrastructure and managed services have laid the foundation for a successful channel partner strategy," said Robb Allen, Datapipe CEO. "With demonstrated knowledge of the market and proven skills in building effective partnerships, Chris is a perfect fit to take our channel sales program to the next level."
Datapipe offers a single provider solution for managing and securing mission-critical IT services, including cloud computing, infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, colocation and data centers. Datapipe delivers those services from the world's most influential technical and financial markets including New York metro, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong and Shanghai. For more information about Datapipe visit www.datapipe.com. Follow Datapipe on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or LinkedIn.