ActivePort Appoints Executive VP Sales + Marketing to Lead Sales and Network Expansion in Australia
Perth, Australia, April 16th 2018 - ACTIVEPORT PTY LTD new start up SDN+ SDN-WAN Provisioning Platform company offering customers flexible bandwidth on demand and real time to multi-cloud or multi-platforms, has appointed Michael Glynn to the position of Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing + Company Director.
Michael has been working in the Internet Industry for over 20 years. Michael joins ActivePort from Superloop where he was the one of the founding employees focusing on Strategic Deals throughout Asia Pac. Prior to his role at Superloop, Michael was also one of the founding employees at Megaport. He also had similar roles with Vocus Communications, PIPE Network and Pacnet.
Michael will be responsible for heading up the company Sales and Marketing leadership group to build the company’s strategic direction and expand ActivePort’s network throughout Australia plus internationally before the end of this year.
“It is a privilege to welcome Michael to the ActivePort Team” said Chief Executive Officer, Pat Cleary. “Michael’s experience, knowledge & enthusiasm is a perfect complement to the aggressive growth schedule we have in place for 2018 & beyond.”
“I’m very excited to join the team at ActivePort” said Michael. “The team here have developed a unique customer facing SDN Provisioning Portal which allows end users to control their bandwidth but also connect in real time between multi platforms like Cloud, SDN WAN / Security / IX / Carrier Services.
The market has been talking about SDN and SDN-WAN for years and it is here but only within a carrier network or between key data centres. ActivePort has a real edge in the market as this technology can be used in any Enterprise Environment using any carrier or last mile provider even a standard internet connection. This in-house build software can be white labelled which will help carriers, data centre providers & resellers enable their own SDN Platform for their customers.
Our aim is to launch ActivePort with key partners in the following months but also launch new networks throughout Australia and international locations during 2018.”