PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwire - Mar 28, 2013) - GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of full-featured virtual desktop solutions that uniquely support existing infrastructure, today named Kevin Brown as the company's Chief Financial Officer. Brown joins GreenBytes from Filterfresh where he served as CFO, helping the company's leadership through the successful sale of the business. In his new role with GreenBytes, Brown is responsible for the company's global financial management strategies and operations.
Kevin Brown is a highly accomplished financial executive with significant experience taking companies through all stages, from fund raising through reorganization and brand extension, to completing successful exits. Brown has held critical roles in acquisitions, raising debt and equity financing, vendor contract negotiations and operational and financial performance. Prior to Filterfresh, Brown held positions at Surebridge, an application service provider (acquired by Navisite), Storability, a storage management software provider, Arthur Anderson LLP, and KPMG Peat Marwick, LLP.
"Kevin's deep knowledge and accomplished background in corporate finance significantly strengthens GreenBytes' executive management team," said Steve O'Donnell, chairman and chief executive officer, GreenBytes. "As GreenBytes continues to expand our global presence as a leader in the desktop virtualization arena, Kevin will play a critical role in overseeing our global financial management strategies and operations, and we are pleased to welcome him to the team."
"In recognizing GreenBytes' position as a key player in the desktop virtualization space, I'm pleased to have the opportunity to join the company and contribute to ongoing efforts that will continue to shape and develop the explosive VDI market," said Kevin Brown, chief financial officer, GreenBytes. "The company's growing list of partners and customers are a testament to the success achieved thus far, and I look forward to joining the executive management team as we work together to achieve our global objectives."
Kevin Brown is a certified public accountant and holds a BSA in Accounting from Babson College. Brown will be based at GreenBytes corporate headquarters in Providence, R.I. and will assume his position immediately.
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GreenBytes delivers patented IO-Offload desktop virtualization solutions that maximize the effective performance and capacity of existing infrastructure to provide persistent, full-featured virtual desktops with the manageability, scalability and affordability required for cloud-scale VDI deployments. GreenBytes was founded in 2007 and is based in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. For more information, please visit www.getgreenbytes.com.
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