Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Scott Genereux has been named to the Board of Directors at Limelight Networks. The search was led by Dotty Schaffer.
Scott Genereux is a cloud pioneer with more than 20 years of global experience leading sales across a wide array of industry-leading technology companies. He recently accepted the role of EVPof Worldwide Field Operations at Veritas Technologies where he will oversee all aspects of sales, channels, services and support. He joined Veritas from Oracle, where he was SVP of the company’s Cloud Converged Infrastructure Group and played a key role in helping customers increase productivity and decrease costs across hybrid cloud environments. In that role, Scott was responsible for customer facing sales, business development, systems engineering, channels and operations.
Previously, Scott was CEOof Nirvanix, a provider of enterprise-class cloud storage services, which was later acquired by Oracle. He also held leadership positions at QLogic, DataDirect Networks and Hitachi Data Systems.
Scott holds a bachelor’s degree in management information systems from California State University, Northridge and is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.
About Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks (NASDAQ: LLNW) is a global leader in digital content delivery, empowering customers to better engage online audiences by enabling them to securely manage and globally deliver digital content, on any device. The Company’s award-winning Limelight Orchestrate™ platform includes an integrated suite of content delivery technology and services that helps organizations secure digital content, deliver exceptional multi-screen experiences, improve brand awareness, drive revenue, and enhance customer relationships — all while reducing costs.
Scott’s expertise and insights will be extremely beneficial to Limelight and our shareholders. We look forward to working with them to help create sustained profitable growth and long-term shareholder value.Walter Amaral, Chairman of the Board, Limelight Networks
Ensuring that companies can successfully deliver their content to businesses and consumers in a secure and accelerated pace is now more critical than ever. At this time of significant industry change and disruption brought about by cloud, IoT, and Big Data of multiple types, the opportunities for Limelight Networks are enormous. I look forward to working with the company and serving on its Board of Directors as we chart our next phase of growth.Scott Genereux, Director, Limelight Networks
In this time of rapid technology change, Scott Genereux brings extensive go-to-market and strategic insight to the Limelight Networks Board of Directors.Dotty Schaffer, Partner, Lonergan Partners