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Networks®, a technology&esheet=50711345&newsitemid=20130918005426&lan=en-US&anchor=leader+in+controller-less+Wi-Fi+and+cloud-managed+mobile+networking+for+the+enterprise+market&index=2&md5=9617253fe0999fb08f771909da7c3381" rel="nofollow">leader
in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking
for the enterprise market, today announced that it has hired
a chief marketing officer to lead Aerohive’s global go-to-market efforts
and support its efforts to continue to grow in the cloud-enabled
enterprise Wi-Fi space. This new appointment continues the expansion of
Aerohive’s management team, representing the fifth addition to the
leadership team announced in the past year.
David Greene joins Aerohive as SVP and CMO, with the task of driving
alignment and execution in all of Aerohive’s global go-to-market
David joins the Aerohive team bringing over 20 years of executive
experience in technology marketing, coming from his position as CMO at
WAN optimization company Riverbed. At Riverbed, David ran global and
sales marketing campaigns, helped grow the channel program with deeper
sales and technical capabilities and worked on integrating the
company’s $1 billion acquisition of OPNET.
Prior to Riverbed, David was vice president of worldwide marketing for
BMC Software’s IT management software business, where he served for
six years. Before BMC, he held a number of executive marketing
positions at Active Reasoning, a pioneer in data center automation,
Exodus Communications, HiFive.net, and Hewlett-Packard Co.
As Aerohive’s CMO, David will lead outbound marketing, product
management and business development initiatives, while helping to
ensure the company’s sales strategy is aligned with all of Aerohive’s
global go-to-market initiatives.
David’s appointment is Aerohive’s fifth executive hire announced in
the last twelve months. Since October 2012, Aerohive has previously
appointed Gordon C. Brooks as chief financial officer, Steve Debenham
as vice president of legal services and general counsel, Dean
Hickman-Smith as senior vice president of worldwide field operations
and RaphaËl Gernez as vice president of operations. Aerohive has
secured $32.5M in equity financing since the beginning of 2012 and has
grown its customer base to over 10,000 customers worldwide.