Placentia, CA (PRWEB) January 7, 2009
Computer Lab International ™, developer of server and web based virtualization clients, today announced the appointment of Joe Ryan as the company's Director of Western U.S. and International Sales. Ryan will help guide Computer Lab's (CLI) sales and marketing strategies in the virtualization, security, and cloud computing markets.
"Joe's knowledge of the complete virtualization solution - software, hardware, and services -brings a tremendous asset to the CLI team," says TC Lin, Executive Vice President of CLI. "In addition to his expertise, he owns the most exceptional sales track record in the desktop virtualization industry over the past 12 years. "
Joe Ryan brings over 15 years of senior sales and management experience in the software and hardware industry, most recently as a Virtualization Specialist for Hewlett-Packard Co. At HP, Ryan focused on marketing and selling full end to end virtualization solutions; he was the key player in growing the HP thin client desktop business from 8% to 22%, while increasing the virtual server solution sales (PC Blades) by more than 58%.
"There is no better way to celebrate CLI's 20th anniversary, than to announce the addition of the industry's top talent to our team," said Jason McGeough, Director of Product Development for CLI. "This is not the first, or the last time that CLI will be making waves in the desktop virtualization market. This market is gaining maturity, and our focus is not to be the biggest, but to be the best."
In addition to his time spent at HP, Joe Ryan has worked with Wyse Technology, Traveling Software (Lap Link Inc.), and Stac Inc. Joe has a business degree from Providence College, and has a very well respected track record of personal and professional successes.
About Computer Lab International
Since 1984, CLI has specialized in virtual desktop devices which include CLI thin clients, midrange terminals and management software. The benefits of using CLI products include delivery of new features and capabilities to users, reduced risk of upgrading legacy systems, shortened time-to-market for system enhancements, and increased ROI for IT investments. Experts in desktop solutions, we can provide a turn key thin client tailored to meet your needs by providing custom image. CLI is based in Placentia, California, has sales and support offices throughout the world and an extensive VAR partner network.