Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) June 29, 2011
Xora, Inc., a global leader in mobile enterprise applications that turn any wireless mobile device into a productivity tool, today announced it has named Tom Miltonberger to the newly created position of chief technology officer and vice president of Products. A serial entrepreneur who has founded several companies, Miltonberger has extensive experience developing software for handheld communicators, cloud-based applications and services for integrating location data into web applications. He will report to Xora president and CEO Anne Bonaparte.
“Creating a new CTO position and recruiting Tom Miltonberger marks a new phase of technology innovation for Xora,” said Bonaparte. “As a global leader in mobile enterprise applications, Xora has a history of innovation. We were first to market with a carrier-delivered application for managing the location, time and job activities of employees in the field, the first to offer its application across multiple carriers, and the first to expand its availability to smartphones.
“With the pace of innovation in mobile devices continuing at an exponential rate, Xora is taking advantage of their increased power and connectivity to add new functionality that enables our customers to stay ahead of the curve,” said Bonaparte. “As a proven leader in combining existing and emerging technologies to create new solutions, Tom will play an integral role in ensuring that Xora stays at the forefront of helping organizations that rely on mobile employees run their businesses in a smarter, more efficient and more profitable way.”
Prior to joining Xora, Miltonberger spent more than 20 years in executive and technology leadership positions. He was co-founder and CEO of Guardian Analytics, a leader in patent-pending online banking security solutions. Before that, he was senior vice president of Products at Quova, where he led the development of groundbreaking IP geolocation products and services. A frequent invited speaker at industry events, Miltonberger is a recognized expert in using IP information for online fraud prevention, network security and regulatory compliance. Miltonberger also has held executive and leadership positions at Backflip, Decisive Technology, General Magic and Advanced Decision Systems. At Advanced Decision Systems, he spent nine years developing advanced AI algorithms and decision support systems. He received BSEE and MSEE degrees from the University of Illinois.
“Xora’s market leadership, commitment to its customers and ability to meet the challenges of its evolving market through rapid and consistent innovation is incredibly exciting to me,” said Miltonberger. “We’ll continue this track record of innovation by combining our deep industry knowledge, best practices that speed development cycles and reduce time to market, and proven methodologies that ensure quality and reliability.”
A global leader in mobile enterprise applications, only Xora lets organizations turn any mobile device into a productivity tool for their employees in the field that is powerful yet simple to use, can be up and running in minutes and is easy to buy. With Xora, more than 16,000 organizations across three continents save money every day.