SOURCE: FrontRange Solutions
PLEASANTON, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 5, 2012) - FrontRange Solutions, a leading provider of IT Service Management solutions, announced today that it has appointed Bob Corey to be Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Udo Waibel to be Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
"I am delighted to have Bob and Udo join our executive leadership team," said Jon Temple, CEO and president of FrontRange. "With customers now demanding the flexibility to move between traditional on-premise and the next generation of cloud solutions, we are uniquely positioned to enjoy a period of sustainable growth. Their combined leadership experience in enterprise software will help us manage this growth without any compromise to the customer experience."
Bob brings more than 30 years of executive and financial management experience to FrontRange. Most recently, Bob served as EVP & CFO of Extreme Networks which designs, builds and installs Ethernet solutions for network connectivity and IP-based communications. Bob also served on the Board of Directors at Extreme Networks, from 2003 to 2009, where he was the chairman of the audit committee. Prior to Extreme Networks, Bob held a variety of executive positions, including EVP and CFO for Thor Technologies, Inc. and EVP and CFO of Documentum. He currently serves on the Board of Directors as Chairman of the Audit Committee for LiveOps and Apigee. Bob holds a bachelor's degree with a concentration in accounting from California State University at Fullerton and earned his CPA certificate while at Arthur Andersen.
"I am excited to join FrontRange, which already has a large international and growing customer base," said Bob Corey. "I look forward to working with a talented team of IT Service Management professionals to help steer the company through an era of controlled and well managed growth."
Udo brings more than 20 years of engineering management experience to FrontRange as CTO. In this capacity he oversees all aspects of product management, engineering, QA, and documentation. In particular Udo will have the responsibility for accelerating the delivery of our highly differentiated offering in the cloud. Most recently, Udo was co-founder and CTO at Hara, a leading cloud-based energy management and sustainability software company. Prior to Hara, Udo spent over 14 years at SAP in senior management roles where he conceived, built and managed major product innovations in areas such as Employee Self-Service, and Resource and Portfolio Management. Each of these products defined new standards for enterprise application and architecture design, and delivered great value to the SAP customer base. Udo holds a Master's degree in Computer Science and Business Administration from the University of Mannheim, Germany.
"FrontRange has outstanding products, with a rich history of market leadership," said Udo Waibel. "With our rich portfolio of IT Service Management solutions, we are uniquely positioned to deliver unequaled value to our customers around the world, now and in the future."
About FrontRange Solutions
FrontRange is a leading provider of IT Service Management solutions. These solutions enable IT transformation by providing enterprise-class capabilities that deliver fast time to benefit, high ease of use, and rapid return on investment. With an award-winning tradition and recognized as a leader by industry analysts, FrontRange's products and solutions are used by over 13,000 customers in more than 80 verticals and 45 countries to quickly improve interactions with external and internal clients and achieve better business results. For more information, call 800.776.7889, visit www.frontrange.com or follow us @FrontRange on Twitter.