COPENHAGEN – March 29, 2017. Milestone Systems, the globally leading open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has started 2017 by making two senior level recruitments and promoting and appointing four high-performing members of its staff to new roles. As the company extends its global reach and influence, these high caliber individuals will support Milestone's future innovation and growth.
As part of its stated objective to support the VMS open platform community with the best possible levels of talent, innovation and service, these new appointments, promotions and recruitments address the needs of Milestone's growing community of partners and customers. With the aim of strengthening the Milestone platform and product value propositions, these new appointments will focus on technology innovation, both externally and internally.
To strengthen the Milestones Business Support organization, Kim Jørgensen has joined Milestone in a newly created position as Vice President, Global IT and Operations. In this position, he will be part of Milestones Extended Leadership Team with focus on continued improvements of internal IT solution as well as Online Services. He joins Milestone in a time where numerous strategic initiatives are being launched to support the overall Milestone purpose, Make the World See. Kim contributes with a strong Business and IT technical background and a proven track record in helping fast growing business in aligning and maturing their technical services and underlying IT Infrastructure.
After more than 15 years at Microsoft, Jesper Lachance Ræbild has joined Milestone as Director of Product Marketing. Heading up the global product marketing team in Copenhagen, he will use his strong background in software channel business and global product marketing to further accelerate the Milestone platform and products. Working closely with Milestone's regional business development managers, he will ensure a smooth launch, readiness and feedback process with the company's community partners.
Promotions and appointments within Milestone
Milestone has always taken great pride in its ability to nurture existing personnel by offering employees opportunities to excel and develop their careers within the company. Four new promotions and appointments have been announced across the organization:
On welcoming the new employees and congratulating those who have been promoted, Bjørn Skou Eilertsen, Milestone Chief Technology Officer, commented, "By combining proven security professionals and emerging talent, our intention is to build on our best-in-class sales, service and support for the open platform community."
About Milestone Systems
Milestone Systems is a global industry leader in open platform IP video management software, founded in 1998 and now operating as a stand-alone company in the Canon Group. Milestone technology is easy to manage, reliable and proven in thousands of customer installations, providing flexible choices in network hardware and integrations with other systems. Sold through partners in more than 100 countries, Milestone solutions help organizations to manage risks, protect people and assets, optimize processes and reduce costs. For more information, visit: www.milestonesys.com.
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