Sunnyvale, California, May 13, 2009
Zscaler, the market leader in Cloud-delivered multi-tenant Security as a Service (SaaS), announced today that Jim Hyman has joined the company as vice president of North America Sales. With over 20 years of US and international sales, business development and strategy experience, his expertise in the area of security technology gives him a unique ability to identify and assess customer needs and opportunities in this industry.
“Jim has a proven track record of rapidly growing revenue for high-tech companies,” said Jay Chaudhry, CEO of Zscaler. “I am thrilled to have him join our leadership team. His breadth and depth of experience and teamwork will play a key role in solidifying Zscaler’s leadership in the Cloud Security and SaaS marketplace.”
Prior to joining Zscaler, Jim spent more than 5 years with IronPort Systems (acquired by Cisco Systems) where he was Vice President of Western Region Sales and US Channels. He established and grew a channel sales infrastructure and managed a direct sales organization that helped establish IronPort as the market leader for email security. Previous to this, he held senior positions such as Vice President Business Development at venture capital firm Digital Ventures; and Director of International Business Development at IBM.
“Zscaler’s innovative and purpose-built Cloud Security technology already has tremendous momentum and a clear lead in this rapidly growing market,” stated Jim Hyman. “I am thrilled at the opportunity to drive sales expansion to the next level.”
Zscaler enables the world’s leading organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile and cloud-first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network. Zscaler services are 100% cloud delivered and offer the simplicity, enhanced security, and improved user experience that traditional appliances or hybrid solutions are unable to match. Used in more than 185 countries, Zscaler operates a massive, global cloud security platform that protects thousands of enterprises and government agencies from cyberattacks and data loss. Learn more at zscaler.com or follow us on Twitter @zscaler.
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Whitney Glockner Black
Director of Communications