Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) February 5, 2008
Xeround, a provider of software solutions for subscriber management and high performance database systems, today announced the appointment of Harel Kodesh to chairman of the board.
"We are fortunate to bring Harel's vast experience in business, and his extensive industry knowledge, to the board of Xeround," said Charlotte Yarkoni, chief executive officer of Xeround. "He contributes the necessary diverse points of view and personal qualities that will strengthen our company's go-to-market plan in the years to come."
Mr. Kodesh currently serves as chief product officer at Amdocs, responsible for the company's product line-up which targets large service provider back office systems. Prior to Amdocs, he served as chief executive officer of Wingcast, a joint venture between the Ford Motor Company and Qualcomm that developed a worldwide telematics solution. Previously, Mr. Kodesh served as vice president of the Information Appliances Division at Microsoft, where he founded the WindowsCE group and led the development and marketing of Microsoft Windows CE (also known as Windows Mobile). He also served in various product management roles at Motorola, managing a team responsible for the company's early efforts in wireless data.
Mr. Kodesh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering, and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. He currently serves as a board member for DreamBox Learning.
Xeround, Inc. (previously Xeround Systems) addresses the need to manage increasingly complex customer information and profiles with its integrated suite of subscriber management solutions. Xeround's solutions leverage Xeround Sound's advanced data processing engine, enabling linear scalability, instant responsiveness and continuous operation. Xeround is funded by Benchmark Capital and Giza Venture Capital, with headquarters in Bellevue and development in Israel. For more information, visit http://www.xeround.com.