SOURCE: bigtincan


October 02, 2012 09:00 ET

Technology Industry Visionary Barry Bycoff Joins bigtincan as Chairman of the Board

Award Winning Entrepreneur and Investor Brings Decades of Experience and Industry Expertise to Leading Mobile Content Management Company

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Oct 2, 2012) -  bigtincan is pleased to announce that Barry Bycoff, the award-winning technology entrepreneur and investor, has joined the company as its chairman of the board. Mr. Bycoff will work with bigtincan's management team to provide strategic direction and oversight for the company and guidance on operational execution.

Bycoff brings 25+ years of B2B technology expertise and insight to bigtincan and a longstanding track record of successful ventures, investments and exits. Along with bigtincan, he serves on the board of Progress Software, a $500M B2B technology company, and Aveksa, a leading provider of identity and access management solutions. Prior to his current board positions, Mr. Bycoff served as the executive chairman at Progress Software where he helped the company more than double its market cap. He also served as chairman at Day Software where he worked with the CEO to develop the strategy that more than doubled the size of the web content management company and led negotiations that resulted in Day Software's sale to Adobe.

"Barry's wealth of experience and successful leadership says it all," noted David Keane, CEO/managing director of bigtincan. "He adds special value to any business that he touches, whether it's as an investor, a consultant or a mentor. His perspective will be incredibly valuable to bigtincan as we grow our U.S. base and we are privileged to have him on board."

A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Bycoff also founded Netegrity, the web access control and single sign-on company, and grew the business from start up to revenues of $100M. Netegrity was also named the best three-year performer by the Wall Street Journal in its sixth annual Shareholder Scoreboard. Bycoff was also a Venture Partner at FirstMark, where he made investments in StubHub and Aveksa.

"bigtincan is at the center of the growing BYOD trend and it's making it easy for enterprises to realize the value of deploying mobile devices, like tablets for their mobile workforce," added Bycoff. "The technology is tuned to deliver the most accurate, up-to-date business content to workers in the field which yields significant productivity and profitability gains across the enterprise. I'm excited to work alongside the bigtincan team and help contribute to the company's success."

bigtincan delivers a powerful, intelligent mobile solution for secure delivery of business content with a consumer-like experience. The technology helps enterprises maximize the profitability and productivity of their mobile workforce by delivering a fully-integrated system for existing and emerging mobile platforms that arms remote workers with the most up-to-date and accurate business content. The solution works on any iOS or Android device and gives users the unique ability to receive, review and edit business documents, access local and corporate applications and navigate rich web content, videos and more.

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bigtincan is the enterprise content and productivity hub for mobile devices that's intelligent, secure and social. The company's solution helps enterprises maximize the profitability and productivity of its remote workforce by arming them with everything that they need to do business on the road. bigtincan's technology gives remote workers real-time content access and intelligence that ensures that they are leveraging the most relevant and up-to-date information. The solution allows users to access business documents, local and corporate applications, rich web content, videos and more -- all from a single, intuitive application regardless of network connection status.

bigtincan's customers span a wide range of industries including government, healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, technology and more. With Gobal headquarters in Boston and offices in Singapore, Paris, and Sydney, bigtincan is a global leader in mobile technology. For more information, please visit or follow @bigtincan on Twitter.