LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--j2 Cloud Services, Inc., a division of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), is pleased to announce the appointment of Timothy Smith to Senior Vice President and General Manager of its Backup Business Unit.
Mr. Smith is an accomplished technology executive with significant experience in the data storage industry. He previously served as Vice President, Platforms Business Management at Western Digital Corporation. Prior to that, Tim held several senior positions at EMC Corporation, where he worked over 10 years, including serving as Vice President, Global Platform Operations – Business Development and Vice President, Global Supply Management. Before entering into the data storage space, Mr. Smith worked in the investment banking industry with both Lehman Brothers and the Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group covering storage and other IT companies.
“I am very pleased to have Tim as a member of the senior management team at j2,” said Harmeet Singh, President of j2 Cloud Services. “Tim brings a tremendous amount of industry knowledge and operational experience. With Tim’s demonstrated track record of success and passion for the business, we expect Tim to be instrumental in leading the next chapter of our backup business.”
Tim earned his undergraduate degree in Business Management from Tulane University and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
About j2 Global
j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM) is a leading internet information and services company consisting of a portfolio of brands including IGN, Mashable, Humble Bundle, Speedtest, PCMag, Offers.com, Everyday Health and What To Expect in its Digital Media segment and eFax, eVoice, Campaigner, Vipre, KeepItSafe and Livedrive in its Cloud Services segment. j2 reaches over 180 million people per month across its brands. As of December 31, 2017, j2 had achieved 22 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth. For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com.