Having Richard join us is a real boon to the entire organization; he is a great fit for JumpPoint and we look forward to great things from Richard and his team.
Toronto, ON Canada (Vocus) June 8, 2010
JumpPoint is pleased to announce that Richard Lichtenstein has joined its team as the Vice President, Market Development. Richard will be responsible for executing on JumpPoint’s extensive expansion plan to extend the company’s reach both nationally and into the United States. Supported by a team of solutions and sales experts and product specialists, Richard’s goal is to execute on JumpPoint’s vision of offering enterprise solutions to the North American mid-market.
A well-known and well-respected executive in the North American IT community, Richard brings over three decades of industry and management expertise to this newly-created position at JumpPoint. Richard has a proven track record of success in every aspect of the industry, from infrastructure to software solutions, including having led the sales and marketing efforts of industry giants such as American Express and CompuCom.
“Growth and expansion are at the heart of JumpPoint’s strategic plan this year, and so when we were looking for a senior leader to take on the crucial role of spearheading our expansion across North America, Richard’s name just kept coming up over and over again,” says Glenn Mowat, President. “Having Richard join us is a real boon to the entire organization; he is a great fit for JumpPoint and we look forward to great things from Richard and his team.”
Founded in 2007 as gloPlug Limited, branded as GPL Solutions and recently rebranded as JumpPoint, we are a leading Canadian company serving the data centre management and transformation services needs of the technology market space. A long-standing partner of three of the largest providers of data storage technologies and software, IBM, NetApp and VMWare, JumpPoint specializes in the management of data through the provision of innovative transformation, optimization, and cloud solutions. All of our technology solutions are supported by exceptional professional and financial services to ensure clients derive maximum value from their infrastructure investments.