Mountain View, CA, March 14, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Experienced industry leader and proven business and product architect, Howard Smith has Joined Vasona Technology, Inc. as President and Chief Operating Officer.
A 25 year veteran of the Silicon Valley technology industry, Howard was the founder of Vyou Inc., Conference Objects, Inc. and Clarity Software. Howard has also served as the first Vice President of Engineering at Silicon Graphics. He is currently a board member of the Alliance for Community Care and was past President of the Nueva School Board of Trustees.
“I am very excited to join Vasona,” said Smith. “I was struck by this team’s commitment and desire to work closely with customers to provide the best emergency communication solution to fit their needs. The Vasona team understands that critical alert information needs to be received in seconds, not minutes, and together we will continue to provide the best-of-breed emergency management software available today.”
“We are pleased to have Howard on board,” said Maria Ligeti, CEO of Vasona Technology, Inc. “His leadership, experience and keen business and engineering insight will benefit our customers and partners. Howard will continue to grow Vasona’s solutions in automated disaster planning and response management in this large, emerging market.”
About Vasona Technology, Inc.
Vasona Technology, Inc. with its corporate headquarters in Mountain View, CA, is a leader in providing the delivery of targeted, critical emergency information, instructions, and procedures in 2 seconds through its automated disaster planning and response management system. Launched from desktops, telephone, wireless devices, or triggered automatically through integration with leading security systems, Vasona Alerts target information to specific recipients based on their responsibilities and location during critical events.
Vasona provides highly secure software solutions for hospitals, corporate and education campuses, airports and transportation centers, government agencies, and other public facilities. More information about Vasona Technology and its products can be found at www.vasonatech.com.