Industry Veteran Brings Continuous Delivery, DevOps and Mobile Development Expertise to CloudBees
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 16, 2015 – CloudBees , the Enterprise Jenkins Company and continuous delivery (CD) leader, today announced the appointment of Brad Johnson as vice president of product marketing. Johnson brings to CloudBees more than 16 years of product marketing experience, along with deep technical expertise and a passion for emerging technologies. In his role, Johnson will be responsible for product messaging and positioning for the CloudBees Jenkins Platform and executing the overall go-to-market strategy.
Prior to joining CloudBees, Johnson spent five years as vice president of product marketing and business development at SOASTA. Before serving in that role, Johnson spent two years as vice president of strategic alliances, where he established SOASTA's key distribution and technology partnerships. Johnson has also held positions as senior director of product marketing at Borland and product marketing director at Mercury Interactive.
“Brad’s success in driving products to market, identifying new opportunities and exploiting competitive gaps will be hugely beneficial for CloudBees and our customers,” said Sacha Labourey, founder and CEO, CloudBees. “As we continue to rapidly grow our Jenkins-based business and accelerate our strong position in the DevOps market, Brad is a valuable addition to the executive team.”
“CloudBees has already established a leadership position in the continuous delivery market and I am driven to help us take our success to the next level,” said Johnson. “I am pleased to be a part of the CloudBees team and excited by the opportunity we have in front of us.”
CloudBees (cloudbees.com ), the Enterprise Jenkins Company, is the continuous delivery (CD) leader. CloudBees provides solutions that enable DevOps teams to respond rapidly to the software delivery needs of the business. Building on the strength of Jenkins, the world’s most popular open source continuous delivery hub and ecosystem, the CloudBees Jenkins Platform provides a wide range of CD solutions that meet the unique security, scalability and manageability needs of enterprises. The CloudBees Jenkins Platform supports many of the world’s largest and most business-critical deployments.
Backed by Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Verizon Ventures, CloudBees was founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps professionals. Follow CloudBees on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn and Google+ .
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