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Mimosa Systems

August 25, 2009 09:00 ET

Mimosa Systems Names Michael Sheridan CFO

Seasoned Finance Executive Assumes Leadership Position for Next-Generation Email, File and SharePoint Archiving Leader

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - August 25, 2009) - Mimosa Systems, the leader in next-generation email, file and SharePoint archiving solutions, today announced that it has named Michael Sheridan as the Company's Chief Financial Officer.

"Mike Sheridan is a highly versed and experienced CFO with a strong track record in managing the unique challenges of rapidly growing organizations like ours," said T.M. Ravi, CEO, Mimosa Systems. "We are delighted to welcome Mike to the Mimosa executive team and look forward to the insight and vision he brings as we transform Mimosa and take it through our next phase of growth."

Sheridan joins Mimosa with more than 22 years of experience as a senior financial executive overseeing the management of finance, operations, treasury, investor relations, human resources and legal departments. Most recently, Sheridan was CFO of Playlist Inc., a global music and entertainment service. Prior to Playlist, Sheridan was CFO of Facebook, Inc., a leading social networking site. Prior to Facebook, Sheridan held CFO positions at IGN Entertainment, Inc. (acquired by News Corp in 2005) and Sonicwall, Inc., which had its initial public offering in 1999. Prior to SonicWall, Sheridan held senior finance positions at Genesys Telecommunications Labs, Inc., and Network Appliance, Inc. In all, Sheridan has an extensive record in transaction-based financial management including three initial public offerings, several private equity and debt financings and several acquisitions ranging in size from $2 million to $650 million.

"Mimosa Systems is an impressive company with a history of rapid growth and I am excited to join their outstanding management team," said Sheridan. "Mimosa's growth is accelerating as customers recognize the visionary position and importance of its archiving products in the market, and I look forward to helping the Mimosa team further its success as a stand-alone company."

About Mimosa Mimosa Systems, Inc. delivers next-generation email, file and SharePoint archiving solutions for information immediacy, discovery, and continuity. Mimosa NearPoint is the industry's most comprehensive unstructured information management software solution for email, files, collaboration systems and instant messages, enabling archiving, eDiscovery, storage management, and recovery in a unified solution. Mimosa is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, recognized for its competencies in networking infrastructure solutions, ISV/software solutions, and advanced infrastructure solutions. Mimosa was founded in 2003 and is based in Santa Clara, California, with offices in Canada, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Japan, China, Australia, and India. For more information, visit

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