CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwired - September 04, 2014) - Workspot, a leading provider of Workspace as a Service solutions, announced today that Rana Kanaan has joined Workspot's leadership team in a newly created position, as Vice President of Products.
Rana will have oversight of the strategic direction, expansion and operation of marketing, product and design with a singular focus on customer success. Workspot provides a powerful Workspace as a Service solution for firms of any size to securely deliver core business apps and data on personal or company-owned mobile devices.
"Rana has demonstrated a commitment to excellence and creating great customer experiences throughout her career," said Amitabh Sinha, CEO of Workspot. "She has extraordinary leadership skills, a history of successful product introductions, and a proven record of achieving stellar global growth, which makes Rana a key hire for Workspot. I am excited to have her on our team."
"I am thrilled to join Workspot in this position, and I look forward to working with the dynamic Workspot team to provide a Workspace as a Service for businesses across the globe," said Rana. "Solving the mobile and remote productivity needs of a business has been my pursuit for nearly a decade, and I don't believe our industry has met this need until now. The simplicity of a workspace delivered in minutes can have a profound impact on the lives of every busy business professional. This role allows me to share my passion to improve the lives of both IT professionals and users through a simple, affordable and secure workspace."
Rana was previously at Citrix where she served as VP of Product Management for the Citrix Enterprise and Cloud Desktop and App business. She came to Citrix in 2006 via the acquisition of Orbital Data, the WAN optimization vendor for whom Rana helped grow business revenue by 10x in less than 3 years.
Workspot provides a powerful Workspace as a Service solution for firms of any size to securely deliver core business apps and data on personal mobile devices. Workspot believes today's mobile workforces need to be empowered to work from anywhere with seamless access to their business apps and data across mobile and desktop platforms. Designed to leverage a company's existing infrastructure, firms using Workspot no longer have to tolerate costly investments, installation of new boxes or time-consuming deployments. Workspot's 100 percent cloud-based solution takes mobile device management, as well as application and data delivery to a whole new level. Founded in 2012, Workspot investors include Helion Venture Partners, Translink Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Webb Investment Network. For more information, visit www.workspot.com or follow us on Twitter @workspotinc.
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