Austin cybersecurity firm appoints experienced sales leader to executive team
AUSTIN, TX (PRWEB) January 25, 2016 – Ziften, a fast growing Austin cybersecurity company, today announced the appointment of James Alnwick as senior vice president of sales.
“James Alnwick has a strong track record in developing and executing sales strategies and we are thrilled to have him join the Ziften executive team to manage and expand our sales efforts,” said Charles Leaver, chief executive officer. “Ziften is experiencing strong growth in the next-generation endpoint security market, and we are very fortunate to add someone of Alnwick’s caliber to help drive our expanding sales team. I have the utmost confidence that he will contribute strong leadership centered on the needs of our customers and partners during this exciting time of growth for Ziften.”
“James Alnwick has a strong track record in developing and executing sales strategies and we are thrilled to have him join the Ziften executive team.”
Alnwick brings to Ziften over 20 years of experience as a senior sales executive that spans the spectrum from start-up to Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining Ziften, Alnwick was vice president of sales at Ixia from 2012-2014 where he created and managed highly technical, strategic sales teams. Alnwick came to Ixia through the acquisition of Breaking Point Systems where he built the entire sales organization from the ground up. Prior to that, Alnwick was responsible for building, managing and maximizing the performance of the sales force and defining strategic and tactical plans as vice president of sales at Empirix. Alnwick holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Adelphi University School of Business in Garden City, New York.
“I’m excited by the opportunity to take a fast growing cybersecurity company’s sales team to the next level,” said James Alnwick, SVP Sales, Ziften. “Ziften’s evolving endpoint security solution and commitment to innovation empowers me to build and maximize the performance of its salesforce.”
About Ziften: Ziften is a visionary provider of the ZDR platform for real-time endpoint security and management, offering unprecedented access to endpoint, user, application, and network data originating from user devices, data centers, and the cloud. Combined with Ziften’s patented ZFlow technology, the company delivers real-time data, context, and relevance to security, operations, and risk and compliance teams. Ziften helps enterprises efficiently deal with unexpected threats and issues that get through their preventative measures, saving them money, minimizing cyber security risks, and improving productivity and end user experience.