SOURCE: SOA Software

SOA Software

February 23, 2011 10:01 ET

Jim Mackay Joins SOA Software as Senior VP Business Development

Experienced Executive to Drive Growing Portfolio at SOA Governance Leader

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - February 23, 2011) - SOA Software, a leading provider of unified SOA and Cloud Services Governance automation products, has appointed Jim Mackay to the position of Senior Vice President of Business Development, the company announced today. Mackay, a two decade industry veteran, will be tasked with identifying and driving growth opportunities within the company, as well as expanding the company's already significant portfolio of high-profile partnerships.

"SOA has become a key mainstream initiative within large enterprises and is also the 'table stakes' for Enterprise Cloud initiatives," said Paul Gigg, CEO of SOA Software. "We are very pleased that Jim has decided to come aboard and bring his experience and skills to the work of identifying and growing our portfolio. We have many exciting projects underway this year as we position ourselves for significant growth."

SOA Software has emerged as the premier independent choice for Unified SOA and Cloud Service Governance as the market has consolidated in recent years. Global 1000 companies have made governance one of their top IT priorities, and many have chosen SOA Software to support them. Mackay's mandate at the company is to continue the growth into this sector through new solutions as well as new partnerships and channels to help deliver them.

Mackay brings extensive experience to the job, having served as Chief Marketing Officer of iTKO, SVP of Technology at WebMethods, and CTO of i2 Technologies. In addition to being a hands-on manager, Mackay has been an investor and board member of numerous technology companies. He is known for possessing a strong combination of technical knowledge, innovative marketing skills and partner negotiation experience. 

"I am excited to be joining the SOA Software team," said Mackay. "Trends such as Cloud are transforming SOA, making it inevitable for virtually every large enterprise in the world, opening up new opportunities for better application delivery and greater IT efficiency. It's going to be a fun ride." 

About SOA Software
SOA Software is a leading provider of unified SOA and Cloud Services Governance automation products that enable organizations to successfully plan, build, and run enterprise services and PaaS applications. The world's largest companies including Bank of America, Verizon, and Pfizer use SOA Software solutions to transform their business. For more information, please visit http://www.soa.com.

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