MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alan Bignall, chief executive officer of Minneapolis-based complete private cloud provider IVDesk, announced that Kris Tufto has joined the company’s management team as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO).
“We wanted a seasoned industry leader in customer engagement and service, a revenue architect who has driven exponential growth in the technology innovation space from the C-Suite himself,” said Bignall. “That’s exactly what Kris brings to the table.”
Tufto has held a variety of senior executive positions in management and sales, as well as numerous Board positions for leading technology companies including Code 42, Jasc Software, Marketing Bridge, Image Sensing Systems and Cray Research. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from North Dakota State University.
At IVDesk, Kris will develop a results-driven integrated revenue growth investment plan across sales and marketing platforms. “For me, it’s clear that the IVDesk service is a game changer in the industry,” said Tufto. “We have the opportunity to show astute business owners and their IT consultants how to move IT to a competitive advantage as they demand better, faster and smarter systems that support business growth.”
IVDesk optimizes its customers’ IT by moving all servers, data, applications and desktops to its private, secure, centralized cloud. Customers have access to all of their data at any time, in any location, on any device, with the same look and feel as their local desktops, for a straightforward monthly per user fee. IVDesk’s U.S.-based help desk experts are live on call 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. “We make IT as powerful as your smartphone – always there, always dependable, and intuitive to use,” said Bignall.
Minneapolis-based IVDesk of Minnesota, Inc., originally founded under the name Focused Solutions in 2001, is the leader in secure, total infrastructure private cloud computing. IVDesk partners with companies across the country to optimize IT, moving it from a solution to a strategic advantage, allowing businesses to focus on exceptional client service, business performance and growth.