RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – MARCH 26th, 2019 —
Zaloni, the leader in big data management, today announced it has moved its corporate headquarters to new office space in The Frontier in Research Triangle Park (RTP), a new multi-building campus created for the area’s growing community of tech entrepreneurs, startups and cutting-edge businesses. In addition, Zaloni announced three key executive hires to further the company’s vision of enabling enterprises to modernize their data platforms for the future: Brent Fox as Vice President of Customer Success, Stacey Robinson as Vice President of Engineering, and Sean Ward as Chief Revenue Officer.
“Zaloni has grown to become an industry leader in data management and governance as more companies worldwide are looking to become data-driven to stay competitive,” said Ben Sharma, Zaloni’s CEO. “Our growth has enabled us to hire more top talent to continue to help take Zaloni to new heights, as well as be a flagship company in a collaborative and innovative campus where we can continue to be active at the center of the Raleigh-Durham tech community.”
"We are thrilled to have joined The Frontier Community in RTP. A new office is a fresh start for any growing company – it invests in the employee experience and is focal to creating a workplace that is collaborative, high energy and highly functional,” said Zaloni Chief People Officer, Michelle Byrd Strader. “We were very intentional with our design partner, Alliance Architecture, in crafting a space that felt light and open, where our Zalonians would be excited to come to work and develop great products and solutions for customers."
New Executive Leadership Hires
Zaloni’s new executive hires include Brent Fox as Vice President of Customer Success, Stacey Robinson as Vice President of Engineering, and Sean Ward as Chief Revenue Officer.
Brent Fox brings extensive experience leading customer support and service teams, engineering services, and channel partner programs at companies including Red Hat, Hortonworks, Canonical and Endless Computers. He leads all customer success and support teams at Zaloni.
“I look forward to enabling Zaloni customers to derive maximum business value from the Zaloni Data Platform and further enhancing Zaloni’s reputation for great customer support and service,” said Fox.
With more than 20 years of enterprise software development experience, Stacey Robinson was most recently CTO at Mediant Communications, where he led Mediant from a startup to become the technology leader in the investor communications space by delivering SaaS solutions for banks and brokers via Amazon AWS. He leads technology development at Zaloni.
“Zaloni is a key player in data governance and management for hybrid and cloud and I’m excited to lead Zaloni’s engineering team to continue to make the Zaloni Data Platform best-in-class,” said Robinson.
Sean Ward has more than 20 years of sales experience and a track record of leading impressive sales growth most recently as SVP Global Sales at Qubole; VP HANA Enterprise Cloud at SAP; and Director of North American Sales at Informatica. He leads all sales, channel and partnership teams at Zaloni.
“Moving data management to the cloud is a top priority for a rapidly growing number of enterprises and I look forward to helping ensure Zaloni is well-positioned to grow its market share,” said Ward.
Zaloni simplifies data management for transformative business insights. We work with pioneering enterprises to modernize their data architecture and operationalize their data lakes to incorporate data into everyday business practices. The Zaloni Data Platform (ZDP) is an agile and unified data platform that allows businesses to move at the speed of cloud by providing self-service access and relevant data governance, delivering fast time-to-value at scale. A leader in data management for modern data platforms, Zaloni’s expertise is deep, spans multiple industries, and has proven invaluable to customers at many of the world’s top companies.
To learn more, visit www.zaloni.com.