Southfield, Michigan (PRWEB) December 19, 2012
Today Secure-24 named two high level appointments for leadership positions, including Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. The augmented executive team has been put into place to lead strategic growth for this provider of IT operations, application outsourcing and cloud computing.
Secure-24’s Chief Financial Officer, Shawn Peralta, brings over 25 years of progressive corporate financial experience in numerous industries including information technology. Shawn joins Secure-24 from tng worldwide, where he was Chief Financial Officer for the leading independent distributor of professional beauty products.
Prior, Shawn served eleven years as Vice President and Corporate Controller at Covansys (now CSC), a $450 million publicly traded IT Service firm. Throughout his experience he led multiple successful SAP implementations, an IPO and follow-on stock offering at Covansys, as well as multiple strategic acquisitions. Shawn is a CPA in the State of Michigan and earned his BS in Business Administration from Wayne State University.
Mark Meyer has been appointed Executive Vice president of Sales and Marketing. Prior, Mark served at AT&T as the regional director of managed applications for the Western United States. In that role, he led sales, business development, and an alliance team for AT&T’s Hosting and Application Services portfolio. Earlier, he served in executive and senior director positions at The Hackett Group, Teletech, Ticketmaster, and Ford Motor Company. Mark earned his BBA in Marketing at the University of Texas — Austin.
Earlier this Fall, Mike Jennings was named Co-Chief Executive Officer. Mike brings more than 25 years of experience in information systems, business development, finance and manufacturing to Secure-24. Jennings was the co-founder, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Business Development at Appshop — a leading provider of hosted Oracle application and database technology. Jennings also founded IT services company InfoSolutions and was a Principal at Simplify, an Oracle ERP consulting company.
The new leadership team members join Secure-24’s co-founders Matthias Horch (Co-Chief Executive Officer) and Volker Straub (Chief Operating Officer), who both retain significant ownership in the company after Pamlico Capital made a growth equity investment in Secure-24.
Headquartered in the Detroit Metro area, Secure-24 is a privately held company delivering managed IT operations, ERP application hosting and cloud computing services from state-of-the-art data centers in the United States. The company manages complex IT landscapes and business critical applications for mid-market and Fortune 500 organizations that operate globally. Secure-24 is a SAP Certified Hosting and Cloud Provider with a broad SAP Basis Competency Center, and an Oracle Gold Partner hosting Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) solutions, such as Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, and Hyperion. For additional information about Secure-24 products and services, visit http://www.secure-24.com.