SOURCE: Mobiquity


June 21, 2011 09:00 ET

Mobiquity Welcomes GlassHouse CEO Mark Shirman to Board of Directors

Proven Professional Services Entrepreneur to Help Guide Mobiquity's Fast-Paced Growth, Capture Mobile Professional Services Market Leadership

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2011) - Mobiquity (, a professional services firm specializing in the design, build and deployment of enterprise-class mobile solutions, today announced Mark Shirman, founder, President and CEO of global data center infrastructure consulting company, GlassHouse Technologies, has joined its board of directors. Shirman will serve on the Mobiquity board alongside other members including co-founder and CEO Bill Seibel; Paul Margolis, Partner, Longworth Venture Partners; and Robert E. Davoli, Managing Director, Sigma + Partners.

"The significant traction Mobiquity is gaining in the market since launching in March is proof that our value proposition of helping enterprises make mobile more than just a business 'check off' is firmly aligned with clients' needs," said Seibel. "I'm delighted to welcome Mark to the Mobiquity board and know his proven experience in building high-growth professional services firms will help Mobiquity capitalize on the tremendous opportunities ahead."

Shirman has more than 25 years of entrepreneurial experience in the IT services arena. Prior to GlassHouse, Shirman served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development and CTO at Convergent Group, where he executed a combination of operational and marketing strategies that resulted in a successful public offering and the subsequent sale of the business to Schlumberger Corporation. Earlier, Shirman held executive positions at Cambridge Technology Partners and BSG/Alliance IT and Arthur Andersen & Co. Shirman received his BA in Economics from Brandeis University and his MBA from American University. In 2010, Shirman won Ernst & Young's CEO of the Year Award in New England.

"To maintain a competitive advantage, the Global 2000 must keep pace with proliferation of mobile, which industry experts believe will only accelerate in the coming years," said Shirman. "I believe Mobiquity has an enormous opportunity to offer clients a holistic range of mobile offerings -- from strategy development through deployment -- and I'm delighted to lend my perspective and expertise as part of its board of directors."

About Mobiquity
Mobiquity is a professional services firm specializing in the design, build and deployment of enterprise-class mobile solutions. The company helps clients transform business processes with mobile solutions that are scalable, measurable, usable and sustainable. Mobiquity's expertise includes mobile business strategy, experience design for mobile devices, mobile technology development and deployment, data and analytics, and mobile security services. Co-founded by consulting veteran Bill Seibel (COO, Cambridge Technology Partners, CEO, ZEFER) and leading mobile strategist Dr. Scott Snyder (President, Breakthru Advisors, CEO and President, Decision Strategies International), Mobiquity has teamed the leaders from the client-server and internet waves with those driving innovation in mobile today. To learn more, visit

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