AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vyopta Inc. today announced that Mark McClain, CEO and co-founder of SailPoint Technologies was appointed to the company’s board of directors, joining Alfredo Ramirez, Vyopta CEO and co-founder and Chris Pacetti of AVX Partners.
“Adding an independent board member is a very important milestone for Vyopta and we’re excited to have Mark join the team,” said Ramirez. “Mark brings a wealth of experience building successful enterprise software companies, achieving a tremendous track record as a leader, and establishing values in his teams that we share at Vyopta. He immediately connected with our team and we know he can challenge and support Vyopta to reach higher levels.”
Mark McClain currently serves as CEO of SailPoint, a privately held company located in Austin,Texas, that is an industry leader in enterprise identity and access management solutions. During McClain’s tenure as CEO, SailPoint has grown from a start-up to a company with over $100 million in annual revenue and over 600 employees in 20 countries. Previously, McClain founded Waveset Technologies in 2000 and sold the company for $150 million to Sun Microsystems in 2003. McClain’s career also includes diverse experience in international sales and marketing with Hewlett-Packard and IBM/Tivoli Systems.
At SailPoint, McClain received a series of awards for his excellence in leadership including Austin Business Journal’s 2013 Best CEO in Austin and the 2015 EY entrepreneur of the year. In addition, SailPoint has been named one of Austin’s top places to work for the past seven consecutive years. McClain is passionate about creating successful organizations and maintaining the spirit of teamwork even as SailPoint grows its employee base and its global presence to offices around the world.
“I am honored to join the Vyopta board and work with this outstanding team,” said McClain. Vyopta is at a special point in its development both as a business and as an organization. I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction and growth of Vyopta. I am particularly excited that Alfredo and the team share my passion for building a successful and positive culture as evidenced by their recent Austin area Top Workplaces award.”
Vyopta (www.vyopta.com) provides a single system to monitor and improve the performance of large video and web conferencing networks. Vyopta monitors over 500 million video and web conferencing minutes per year from vendors including; Cisco, Polycom, Microsoft, Vidyo, Acano, and Pexip. vAnalytics is used across over 20 industries by many of the largest and most demanding enterprises in the world including Bloomberg, Stanford University, and the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Vyopta is a rapidly growing company founded and headquartered in Austin, TX.