|By Marketwired .||
|July 17, 2014 03:05 PM EDT||
CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - July 17, 2014) - SCALABLE Network Technologies, Inc. (SCALABLE), the leader in network virtualization technology for planning, testing and training, announced today that Christine Van Slyke has been appointed Vice President of Sales and Business Development. Van Slyke will assume responsibility for all product sales and business development activities for the company. She will lead a global team with strong experience delivering solutions to governmental and military organizations, and oversee the expansion of sales efforts into broader commercial and public sector markets.
Van Slyke joins SCALABLE after spending the previous twelve years with TELUS, a major telecommunications company based in Canada, where she focused on opening new markets and building alliances with global partners. She successfully built sales teams targeting healthcare organizations, educational institutions, governmental entities and private companies. Prior to TELUS she supported the growth in sales at Pitney Bowes of Canada, a global technology company, and Bank of Montreal, the fourth-largest bank in Canada.
"We are very proud to have Christine join our executive team," stated Jim Zierick, SCALABLE CEO. "She has a great combination of experience and energy that will be a significant asset to the company. SCALABLE sees a tremendous opportunity to mirror our success as a premier supplier of network planning and testing technology for the military into innovative solutions for commercial enterprises that are becoming highly dependent on reliable wireless mobile computing. Christine will be instrumental in planning and executing a strategy to identify and close business in both existing and new markets using a direct sales team and channel partners around the world."
"SCALABLE represents a wonderful opportunity for me to expand my career and experience," said Christine Van Slyke. "I am excited to explore how this advanced technology can be applied to business-critical enterprise networking problems. I also intend to spend time with our key military customers to understand how we can continue to support them as the unique challenges of tactical battlefield communications evolve to incorporate emerging technologies and to respond to new threats."
About SCALABLE Network Technologies
Based in Culver City, California, SCALABLE provides network design and analysis tools and cyber training systems that enable customers to develop, test and deploy large, sophisticated enterprise and wireless networks and new communications equipment, and train personnel on cyber defense.
SCALABLE also provides specialized software solutions and engineering support services to major aerospace and defense contractors, the US Department of Defense, mobile network operators, research agencies and universities around the world.
More information on the company is available at scalable-networks.com.