SOURCE: Marathon Technologies

Marathon Technologies

May 25, 2010 08:30 ET

Marathon Technologies Continues Expansion and Appoints Industry Veterans to Head Marketing, Services and Support

Marketer Rob Ciampa and Services Executive Beth Shea to Help Company Drive Growth of Worldwide Application Availability Market

LITTLETON, MA--(Marketwire - May 25, 2010) - Marathon Technologies today announced it has named Rob Ciampa as its new Vice President of Marketing and Beth Shea as its new Vice President of Services and Support. The two executives join the company as expectations and requirements for application availability continue to increase worldwide. Many of the world's leading companies and solution providers rely on Marathon's everRun® software to prevent data loss and completely eliminate downtime for their business and mission critical applications.

Ciampa will head up global marketing, product management, and channel programs. Shea will lead the company's worldwide customer support, pre-sales technical support, training, and professional services organization. Ciampa and Shea will be responsible for helping to accelerate Marathon's continued growth in the application availability market with everRun software and services.

"We hired two executives with stellar track records both in growing companies and accelerating worldwide markets," said Jim Welch, president and CEO of Marathon Technologies. "Just as important, both Rob and Beth are incredibly partner and customer driven, which are critical elements of our go-to-market strategy."

Ciampa brings 20+ years of worldwide marketing and channel expertise to Marathon. As both a marketing and technology executive, he has designed and delivered leading-edge products around the world for such companies as IBM, 3Com, and HP. He also co-founded NetEffect, previously one of Cisco's leading worldwide systems integrators for advanced networking, telecommunication and computing services.

Shea adds global, top-tier service and support proficiency to Marathon. An accomplished services executive, she has built complete professional services and customer support organizations from the ground up for such companies as The FeedRoom and Imprivata. She has extensive experience supporting both worldwide channels and advanced customer-side integration and support.

About Marathon Technologies
Marathon keeps applications running for over 3,000 companies in more than 30 countries. From email to electronic records, factory floors to trading floors, 911 call centers to emergency rooms, our everRun® application availability software proactively prevents application downtime. As experts in application availability, we've applied what we've learned from working with the world's leading companies and application providers to deliver innovative software and services that prevent downtime, eliminate data loss, and reduce operational costs. For more information on ensuring non-stop business operations, please visit us at

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