Adder Technology, the IP-based high performance KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) specialist, has started off the new year with a firm focus on continued growth with the appointment of Caleb Hooper, to the position of vice president of business development and product marketing.
Adder Technology furthers growth drive with announcement of new senior appointments
Hooper (pictured) has 15 years of experience in the control room industry, with a proven track record in business development and product marketing across industrial, broadcast and government environments. He joins Adder from Emerson Network Power, where he worked for six years in the role of global product manager of control room solutions, and has also worked for the likes of XOS Digital and Right Brain Media.
The company has also announced the promotion of Jamie Adkin to the position of vice president sales EMEA. Adkin has worked in the industry for almost 10 years. His expanded remit includes developing company strategy that directly contributes to the growth and expansion of Adder across EMEA. Working closely with Adder’s sales and marketing team Adkin will be responsible for implementing a channel strategy which focuses on partner development and sales enablement across multiple industries.
“This is an exciting time for Adder Technology as we prepare for continued growth in 2017. Expanding markets and new territories offer great opportunity providing we continue to listen and respond to our customers’ requirements. We have a high calibre, experienced team working on our long-term strategic goals and we’re delighted to now include Caleb in that team, with the wealth of expertise, particularly in command and control, that he brings,” says Adrian Dickens, CEO, Adder Technology.
“Jamie has been with the company for several years and has consistently provided a customer focus, leadership and innovation to further drive the success of Adder Technology products and partners. We look forward to a busy and successful year ahead.”
These senior appointments follow the recent appointment of Neil Hillier to the position of senior vice president for global sales. Hillier, the former Emerson Network Power director of core sales for EMEA, has extensive experience in many industries served by KVM, with a strong technical background, as well as commercial and channel expertise.
About Adder Technology
Adder Technology is a leading developer and thought leader in connectivity solutions. Adder's media networks, extenders and keyboard, video and mouse switch solutions enable the control and distribution of IT systems around the world. The company distributes its products in more than 60 countries through a network of distributors, resellers and OEMs. Adder has offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, China and Singapore.
Adder’s user base ranges across markets such as Retail, Financial, Industrial, Medical, Broadcast, Air Traffic Control, Digital Signage, Military and Server Management. Adder manufactures products under its own brand as well as for a number of OEM customers and its products are marketed and supported by a global network of resellers and distributors.
Adder Technology is the leading European developer of KVM switching and extender technology. The company's products reduce the complexity, vulnerability and cost of IT environments by providing robust remote access to and direct control of local computing systems.