San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 09, 2011
OpenDNS, the world’s largest and fastest-growing provider of Internet navigation and security services that make networks safer, faster, smarter and more reliable, today named Michele Law Chief Operating Officer of OpenDNS. Prior to becoming COO she was the Vice President of Sales and Business Development for OpenDNS where she was responsible for building the business model and sales team for the OpenDNS Enterprise product and executing all consumer and enterprise business partnerships.
As COO, Law will continue to oversee the OpenDNS enterprise business, new business opportunities and partnerships for both consumer and enterprise segments and OpenDNS’ customer success programs. Additionally, Law will help build an organizational structure where both consumer and enterprise market segments can continue to thrive.
"OpenDNS is truly an innovator in the DNS and cloud security space and has developed technology that’s used by millions of people every day,” said Law. “I’m looking forward to working closely with everyone at OpenDNS as we scale our team, build new technologies and accelerate company growth.”
Before joining OpenDNS in November 2008, Law spent seven years as a venture capital investor with Greylock Partners, where she focused on investments in the consumer Internet, mobile, and security and network infrastructure markets. Prior to Greylock, Law was a lead hardware engineer at Sun Microsystems and was co-inventor on three technical patents. She holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
“In the two plus years Michele has worked at OpenDNS, she’s had a tremendous impact on the company, particularly in leading our successful entry into the enterprise market,” said OpenDNS Founder and CEO David Ulevitch. “Michele has more than proven her abilities and I look forward to relying on her continued guidance and leadership as OpenDNS grows.”
OpenDNS is the world's leading provider of Internet navigation and security services that make networks safer, faster, smarter and more reliable. Through DNS resolution, cloud-based Web content filtering and security services, OpenDNS empowers millions of households, schools and businesses to control how users navigate the Internet on their network, while dramatically increasing the network's overall performance and reliability. For more information about OpenDNS, please visit: http://www.opendns.com