REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Support.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPRT), a leading provider of cloud-based software and services for technology support, together with the Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA), a leading industry association that promotes advanced technologies in homes and buildings in North America, announce the appointment of Sampath Gomatam, Support.com Senior Vice President of Product, to the CABA board of directors.
"CABA is extremely pleased to add Support.com to our Board," stated Ronald J. Zimmer, CABA President & CEO. "With the addition of this respected company, CABA welcomes a leading player within the connected consumer space to its membership roster."
Support.com's cloud-based Nexus® Support Interaction Optimization (SIO) solution enables companies to boost agent productivity, dramatically improve the customer experience and more quickly resolve complex technology support issues. Nexus and the company's support programs help leading brands in cable, retail, software and other connected technology industries create new revenue streams and deepen customer relationships. Gomatam's responsibilities as SVP include product management, marketing and design for the company's cloud-based contact center software. He drives Support.com's thought leadership and product strategy around technical support for emerging categories such as the connected home and the Internet of Things.
"I'm excited to join the board of CABA at this critical inflection point in the organization's growth," said Gomatam. "I look forward to working with the association members and providing insight into how technology can be effectively utilized to enhance consumer experiences."
Prior to Support.com, Gomatam was at the Citrix SaaS division, where he held multiple product and general management roles, including VP/GM for the GoToMeeting® product group. He has been a product, services or general manager at several enterprise software companies, including SAP, CommerceOne and ClickCommerce. Gomatam earned his bachelor degree in engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, and an MBA from Santa Clara University.
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The Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) is a leading industry association that promotes advanced technologies in homes and buildings in North America. More information is available at http://www.caba.org/.
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