Carbonite Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer
BOSTON, Jan. 2, 2013
BOSTON, Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a leading
provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small to medium sized
businesses, today announced the appointment of Anthony Folger to the position
of Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Folger, who joins the Carbonite team
effective today, will be responsible for financial strategy and operations.
The appointment further strengthens Carbonite's management team as the company
moves forward with its strategic growth initiatives.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120124/NE40289LOGO )
"We are delighted to welcome Anthony to the Carbonite team as a proven
financial leader in the SaaS industry," said David Friend, CEO and Chairman,
Carbonite. "His prior experience with high-growth companies in the software
industry, combined with his business and financial acumen, make him a valuable
member of the management team as we continue to serve an ever-growing base of
customers and deliver value to our shareholders."
"Carbonite is an exciting company that has achieved impressive growth by
executing well on its expanding cloud solutions for consumers and businesses,"
said Folger. "I am thrilled to be joining the Carbonite team and look forward
to contributing to the Company's future success."
Folger joins Carbonite from Acronis, where he served as Chief Financial
Officer and prior to that, as Acronis' Corporate Controller. He also brings to
Carbonite nearly a decade of accounting and finance expertise from his tenure
at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte & Touche.
Folger holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Accounting from the College
of the Holy Cross in Massachusetts and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), is a leading provider of online backup
solutions for consumers and small and medium sized businesses. Subscribers in
more than 100 countries rely on Carbonite to provide easy-to-use, affordable
and secure online backup solutions with anytime, anywhere data access.
Carbonite's online backup solution runs on both the Windows and Mac platforms.
The company has backed up nearly 200 billion files, restored more than 7
billion files and currently backs up more than 300 million files each day. For
more information, please visit www.carbonite.com, twitter.com/carbonite,
twitter.com/carbonitebiz, or facebook.com/CarboniteOnlineBackup.
Investor Relations Contact:
ICR for Carbonite
SOURCE Carbonite, Inc.
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.