New CIO leads company-wide cloud platform innovations to tackle Big Data management and integration challenges
ATLANTA, GA – August 27, 2014
Liaison Technologies, a global data management and integration company, today announced Tim Myers as chief information officer. Myers joins Liaison with more than two decades of technology, operations and leadership experience working primarily for technology and financial services companies. As CIO, Myers is responsible for engineering, platforms, infrastructure, support and technical operations. In particular, Myers will focus on Liaison's ongoing scalability and data security enhancements to support the delivery of innovative solutions for Big Data integration and management.
"Establishing a clear path forward to support future generations of Liaison's platform is a task that requires not only technical skill, but innovative foresight," said Bob Renner, CEO of Liaison Technologies. "Tim’s proven ability to create initiatives that build business value and support customers and partners will be invaluable to Liaison as we continue to deliver industry-leading solutions."
Prior to joining Liaison, Myers was the CIO of Cbeyond, a national telecommunications and cloud company. As CIO, he was responsible for all technology and operations including corporate capital investments, architecture, development, portfolio management, infrastructure, engineering, data centers, tools, platforms and technical operations. Myers also spent 10 years as senior vice president of Emerging Technologies, Enterprise Infrastructure at SunTrust Bank. There he was responsible for the company's full suite of customer facing applications, enterprise network and enterprise database teams.
"This is an exciting time to join Liaison, as we continue to grow and enhance the Liaison data management and integration platform," said Myers. "My commitment is to drive increased scalability and data security that will support further innovative developments in our platform, while maintaining the integrity and quality that made us a leader in the industry."
Recognized as an early adopter of virtualization and cloud computing technologies, Myers led SunTrust Bank to become the third largest virtualization customer in the world, and championed multiple award-winning cloud products while at Cbeyond. Myers began his information technology career while serving a five-year commitment in the United States Army.
Liaison Technologies is a global integration and data management company. It provides innovative solutions to integrate, transform, harmonize, manage and secure critical business data on-premise or in the cloud. With a comprehensive array of business-to-business and application-to-application integration and data transformation services, as well as on-premise and cloud-based data security solutions, Liaison's practitioners implement data management infrastructures adapted to each client's specific business requirements. Headquartered in Atlanta, Liaison has offices in the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.liaison.com.
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