Bloomfield Hills, MI ― April 9, 2015 ― Lakeside Software, the leading provider of IT business intelligence solutions that optimize end-user experience, today announced the appointment of technologist Tal Klein as vice president of strategy. Mr. Klein will lead Lakeside’s strategy formulation and the articulation of the company’s strategic vision to analysts and the market. In his new role, Mr. Klein reports to Michael Schumacher, chief executive officer of Lakeside Software, and is a member of Lakeside’s executive management team.
Mr. Klein brings to Lakeside over 15 years of experience in the IT industry with established industry leaders and exciting emerging firms. His contributions at the leading edge of technology have spanned many areas including cloud security, client virtualization, and networking and data communications.
Mr. Klein joins Lakeside from Adallom where he was vice president of marketing. He led the development of concise, differentiated messaging that resonated with both technical and economic buyers. Utilizing his established close relationships with leading analysts, journalists and influencers in the cloud and security spaces, Mr. Klein was able to uplevel the cloud security discussion and articulate Adallom’s distinction, and maximize Adallom’s share of voice.
Michael Schumacher, chief executive officer, Lakeside Software: “Tal Klein brings valuable industry knowledge, technical expertise and insight to Lakeside, and will be a significant contributor to our continued rapid growth. I’m delighted to have Tal joining our team.”
Tal Klein, vice president of strategy, Lakeside Software: “I believe that this is a pivotal time in the role of the enterprise CIO. Ensuring users are productive and happy with their applications and devices is becoming a primary success metric for IT, and Lakeside Software’s assessment platform is ideal for guiding technology decisions and providing measurably successful user-centric end user computing environments.”
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