Vern Hanzlik Announced as New General Manager of Qumu
Seasoned Enterprise Software Executive Brings Transformation and Growth Experience
SAN BRUNO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Qumu, www.qumu.com, the leading business video platform provider and a Rimage company (NAS: RIMG) , today announced that Vern Hanzlik has joined the company as General Manager of Qumu. Mr. Hanzlik will join the Company on November 26, 2012.
Vern Hanzlik has spent the last 20 years building and growing enterprise software and service companies. Most recently, Mr. Hanzlik served as the President, EMEA and member of the Board of TEAM Informatics, a global enterprise solutions and technology company. Prior to that, he co-founded Stellent, an enterprise content management software company that was acquired by Oracle in 2006 for $440 million and became the basis of Oracle's E2.0 Fusion Middleware offering. Vern served in a variety of leadership roles, including product development, sales and marketing, and President and CEO. Following the sale of Stellent, Vern served in operational roles and as an advisor to several entrepreneurial software development companies. He joined one of these companies, Sajan Software, a cloud-based provider of global language services and translation management software, as President and a Board member, where he worked until 2010, when he joined TEAM.
"Vern is a very solid addition to our management team," said Sherman Black, President and CEO of Qumu's parent company, Rimage. "His enterprise content management expertise brings an added and valuable perspective to our product vision. With his experience in growing several software companies and establishing them as leaders in their markets, Vern will be able to step in immediately to continue the momentum that Qumu has demonstrated."
Mr. Hanzlik's focus will be to build upon Qumu's success establishing itself as the leading business video platform by bringing his 20 years of experience to bear. His background and pedigree represent a fast-paced, entrepreneurial spirit that make for the perfect fit with Qumu's culture.
"Qumu has many of the elements required for success, including leading software technology, a blue chip customer base, and an expanding market presence," said Vern Hanzlik. "I believe there is significant potential for growth, and I look forward to helping the company continue its progress."
Qumu, Inc., a Rimage company based in San Bruno, California, is the leading business video platform provider, empowering organizations to better engage and inspire employees, improve productivity and reduce costs. Video is pervasive - it appears in all business applications and is consumed on all devices. The largest Global 1000 companies depend on Qumu's video platform to capture, manage and distribute live and on-demand content with total reliability and security. Regardless of audience size, viewer device, or network configuration, Qumu simply makes video work. Only Qumu delivers the Freedom to work with existing infrastructure; the Power to reach everyone; and the Control to do it right. Additional information can be found at www.qumu.com
About Rimage Corporation
Founded in 1978, Rimage Corporation (NAS: RIMG) helps businesses deliver digital content directly and securely to their customers, employees, and partners. Rimage's Qumu business is a leader in the rapidly growing enterprise video communications market. Rimage's Signal online publishing platform automatically pushes secure mobile content to nearly any mobile device or computer. Qumu and Signal, in combination with Rimage's world-class CD, DVD and Blu-ray-Disc™ publishing solutions, enable businesses to securely deliver their videos, documents, audio files and images in today's multi-platform, multi-device world. Rimage supplies thousands of customers in North America, Europe and Asia with industry-leading solutions that increase engagement, collaboration and control. Additional information can be found at www.rimage.com.
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