Founder Theo Schlossnagle Stays on as Chairman, Key Advisor; Remains
CEO of Circonus
FULTON, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
a leading provider of web infrastructures and applications for companies
that require scalable, high-performance, mission critical solutions,
today announced the appointment of Robert
Treat as its new CEO.
Treat replaces Theo
Schlossnagle, who founded OmniTI more than 15 years ago.
Schlossnagle remains with the company as chairman of the board, and will
take the position of engineering fellow within the company, providing
strategic guidance for the company's engineers and clients. Schlossnagle
remains as CEO of Circonus,
a spinoff company that offers solutions for monitoring and analytics.
"OmniTI is an innovative company and a great place to work,” said Robert
Treat. “It offers employees the intersection of handling challenging
problems and opportunities to learn--while making a real difference for
our clients. This experience is rare in our industry. I'm very excited
to build on that vision and drive it forward into new areas and
Treat previously served as COO, overseeing day-to-day operations of the
company, including aspects of sales, marketing and services execution.
Prior to that, he led the database services team, growing that business
from scratch to more than $1 million in annual revenue.
"Robert brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership to role of CEO and I
am confident he will continue to lead the company with innovation,” said
Theo Schlossnagle. “I'm excited at the opportunities for both OmniTI and
Circonus in 2014, and beyond."
Theo Schlossnagle founded OmniTI in 1997. The company grew to more than
40 employees in just over a decade, with no outside financing and today
offers the full stack of services, from infrastructure and database
architecture through web application design and development. In 2008,
after developing the world’s fastest mail transfer agent, Schlossnagle
launched Message Systems, which develops software that powers many of
the world's largest, most complex email, text and cross-channel
messaging operations, and has become the leader in its sector.
Schlossnagle founded Circonus
in 2010, and continues to be its CEO and principal architect, guiding
its vision. Circonus combines multiple monitoring, alerting, event
processing and analytics tools into one unified solution.
For companies experiencing issues associated with growth and scalability
of their customer-facing websites, OmniTI is the leading Web Scalability
and Performance provider using a cross-disciplinary approach to achieve
unparalleled levels of web and database performance, to enable revenue
growth, outstanding customer experience, underlying infrastructure
reliability and faster time-to-market.
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