WAYNE, PA--(Marketwired - Oct 9, 2013) - Point.io, provider of document-centric modern middleware solutions that enhance security and collaboration in the enterprise, today announced the addition of Michael Sanchez, Chairman and CEO of interactive process management software company Savana, to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. An industry veteran with significant experience leading private and public financial services technology companies, Mr. Sanchez will bring valuable knowledge and experience to the Point.io Board of Directors as the company continues on a track of rapid growth.
"Point.io is taking a unique yet innovative approach to solve an eminent problem present in nearly all businesses today -- with the potential to have a huge impact on the way enterprises embrace Cloud and Mobile," said Michael Sanchez. "I am thrilled to work side by side with a group of entrepreneurs I respect, and set a new standard for modern enterprise as a member of Point.io's board of directors."
Point.io, which launched in July, offers an API and modern middleware platform that securely bridges the gap between an organization's existing tech infrastructure, new Mobile Applications and Cloud. Led by technology industry veterans specializing in business process management, mobile, and technology services, Point.io aims to solve the major control and access issues presented by BYOD trends in the enterprise.
"The Sanchez success story has been an inspiration to many entrepreneurs over the years, and now I'm honored to have the opportunity to welcome him to the board," said Ron Rock, CEO of Point.io. "I have always admired his innovative approach to technology and directional leadership, and look forward to collaborating with Michael to continue to enhance modern middleware in the enterprise through Point.io."
Mr. Sanchez was previously president of the international division of Fidelity Information Services and founder and Chairman of Sanchez Computer Associates, a leading global supplier of core banking systems. He holds several United States and foreign patents for computer interconnect technologies and has been recognized as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the mid-Atlantic region software industry and the Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneur of the Year. He will begin taking an immediate active role within the Board of Directors.
Point.io is a modern middleware platform that enables organizations to share and access documents behind the firewall and in the cloud from any location on any device. Using the Point.io API-enabled integration platform, IT executives can reduce the time to develop powerful, document-centric applications, incorporating behind the firewall and web or cloud-based content, from years to weeks, which reduces time to market and cost to deliver. Point.io's technology delivers mobile backend as a service (MBaaS) to support rapid development and adoption of applications to meet the growing demands of mobile employees, Digital Rights Management to control access and collaboration of documents outside the firewall, and Storage Connectors, to manage Cloud migration strategies.
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