We are so pleased with Alan and Carroll's appointment as Advisory Board Members to the company - their tenure and successful experience in IT, finance and banking will elevate XBOSoft's competitive position within these markets.
Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014
Alan Harbitter joins XBOSoft’s Advisory board with over 30 years experience in IT services, and Carroll Markley joins XBOSoft’s Advisory Board with a wealth of experience in finance and banking. Both industry veterans will advise on XBOSoft's overall company direction in the field of software testing and quality assurance and process improvement services and consulting.
In 1985 Dr. Harbitter co-founded an information technology services company, PEC Solutions Inc., and was jointly responsible for its growth to a publicly traded company with over 1700 employees. He served as Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer of that company until its sale in 2005. Dr. Harbitter received his Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral degrees in computer science from Cornell, the University of Maryland, and George Mason University (GMU), respectively. At GMU, his research concerned information security and, specifically, authentication in large and wireless networks. Dr. Harbitter currently serves as the Board Treasurer of the Arc of Northern Virginia—an advocacy organization for the intellectually and developmentally disabled.
Mr. Markley was the founding President and CEO of Millennium Bankshares Corporation and Millennium Bank, NA. He also was the founding President and CEO of First Patriot Bankshares Corporation and Patriot National Bank. He has served as a member of the Washington D.C. District Advisory Council for the Small Business Administration, and other boards as the Virginia Medical Care for Children Advisory Council, Northern Virginia Community Foundation Board of Directors and the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the Professional and Technical Studies in Fairfax County, the Virginia Bankers Association Community Bank Council and the Virginia Association of Community Banks Board of Directors, the Board of Directors of Future Business Leaders of America and the Metropolitan Junior Achievement.
In addition to their advisory roles, Dr Alan Harbitter will be joining XBOSoft's next webinar this week on Engineering mindset for Corporate Management. He will be delivering a talk on how an Engineering background can serve as an advantage in the Corporate world, and how the hands on data analysis and software development and testing mindset lends itself to business creation. Register here: http://xbosoft.com/event/engineering-corporate-management/