Exciting news: today we announced the appointment of Amena Ali as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors. Company founder Baron Schwartz will now assume the role of Chief Technology Officer. “I am proud of the product and culture we’ve built,” said Baron. “I’ve always believed that the keys to a rewarding career are being challenged, making a meaningful impact, and working with delightful people. Amena joins at the perfect time to scale the company and team, while I redouble my focus on our customers and the product vision for the next wave of monitoring needs.”
Amena has more than 25 years experience leading sales, marketing, and product in data management and software infrastructure companies ranging from $1M to $10B. “Today, every company is a data company because data-intensive applications are at the heart of every user experience. Application performance is database performance,” said Amena. “As I’ve gotten to know the team, I’ve been impressed by their keen insight into customers’ database problems and needs. It’s clear that VividCortex’s customers, quite simply, love the product. I’m very excited about the company’s promise and potential.”
Since 2012, VividCortex has set the standard for monitoring and managing performance of the data stores behind today’s most demanding applications and services. Customers such as Shopify, Etsy, SendGrid, and Github rely on VividCortex for high performance and availability to deliver fast and consistent customer experiences at scale. Over the past year, the VividCortex customer base has grown to more than 200 customers, with outstanding customer satisfaction and retention.
Read the full press release here.