LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Everbridge, the worldwide leader in unified critical communications, today announced the appointment of Eric Golin, Ph.D, to the position of Chief Architect in the company’s Lexington, Massachusetts office. Dr. Golin, who previously served as Chief Technology Officer for Carbonite, brings more than 30 years of global technology leadership to his new role. Dr. Golin will be responsible for overseeing the technical architecture for all Everbridge products, as well as the vision and global scalability of innovative, SaaS-based applications for critical communications and collaboration.
“As we continue to expand our infrastructure and develop new solutions for organizations across diverse industries, it is imperative that we identify the most qualified technical leaders to join our team,” said Imad Mouline, CTO of Everbridge. “Dr. Golin absolutely meets our criteria. His technical architecture and design acumen, coupled with his extensive experience building global and highly scalable SaaS-based products, aligns with our continued drive to meet the evolving needs of our rapidly growing customer base.”
Dr. Golin exemplifies the talented and experienced individuals that Everbridge continues to hire across all of the company’s global offices (including Boston, Los Angeles, London and Beijing). The company will continue to aggressively appoint new business, sales and engineering professionals throughout 2015.
Before joining Everbridge, Dr. Golin served as CTO of Genome Bridge, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based subsidiary within the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. In this role, Golin oversaw a team of developers, helping the company build a platform for aggregating and analyzing genomic data on a global scale. Prior to this, Dr. Golin was CTO of Carbonite in Boston, where he led the architecture and design of next generation service architecture for Carbonite's cloud storage and backup applications. He also served as CTO and VP of Engineering for Eons, and held various executive titles for web pioneer, BroadVision, including CTO and VP of Technology. At BroadVision, Dr. Golin was a key member of the original team and helped to oversee technology strategy for the company.
“I am extremely excited to be joining the industry leader in unified critical communications,” said Dr. Golin. “The company has a lot of momentum and continually drives customer successes. I look forward to developing the flexible, resilient solutions that enable communication and collaboration around the globe.”
Everbridge provides a unified critical communication suite that helps clients be better prepared, make better decisions, and respond quickly and confidently during disruptive events. When an incident happens, whether it’s a natural disaster or an IT service outage, we automate communications to ensure that the right messages get to the right people at the right time. Widely recognized by analysts as the market leader, Everbridge solutions are trusted by clients in all major industries and government sectors to connect with over 50 million people around the world. For more information about Everbridge, visit www.everbridge.com, read the company blog, http://www.everbridge.com/blog, and follow on Twitter and Facebook.