MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ZingBox, leading a new generation of IoT security solutions focused on IoT service protection, announced today that David Engel will join the ZingBox team as the new Vice President of Worldwide Sales to help support ZingBox's rapid growth across the globe. Engel will be leading the sales team in rapidly scaling ZingBox's presence with enterprises across the healthcare industry, manufacturing industry and beyond to enable a safer, more secure environment for businesses embracing IoT.
"Increasingly connected environments mean a massive growth in risks for patients and customers from hackers looking to access everything from their records to vital machines," said Xu Zou, CEO and co-founder of ZingBox. "David's deep background in IT sales will be instrumental in helping us deliver our product to more organizations, enabling us to protect industries around the globe."
Engel brings with him more than 20 years of experience in sales and running a world class customer support system. In this new role, Engel will be building new partnerships to support extended solutions and guiding ZingBox's expanding sales team. He comes to the team after working at DataEndure as their Chief Revenue Officer for over four years, and working at NetApp as a sales leader for over 12 years. He will be leveraging his deep history of building high performance sales, marketing and operations teams to continue to build traction for ZingBox's solutions, which help organizations rethink their IoT security approach by deploying a solution specifically built for IoT devices, enabling them to become more secure, more reliable, more efficient and more competitive.
"The Internet of Things is the future and it's here to stay, but along with opportunities, it comes with many frightening vulnerabilities," said David Engel, Vice President of Worldwide Sales at ZingBox. "I'm excited to be a part of such an innovative, forward-looking company delivering secure solutions to healthcare providers and manufacturers across the world to enable them to utilize the benefits of the Internet of Things without putting customers at risk."
For more information on ZingBox and its solutions visit: www.zingbox.com.
Enabling the Internet of Trusted Things, ZingBox provides hospitals, companies and manufacturing facilities with Internet of Things (IoT) security software that helps ensure service delivery. ZingBox's new approach is based on deep learning and enforcement of trusted behavior. Founded by Silicon Valley veterans with expertise in cybersecurity, IoT, deep learning and networking, ZingBox was selected by the Stanford StartX program, was named one of NetworkWorld's hottest security startups, and was most recently named a "Cool Vendor in IoT Security, 2017" by Gartner. For more information, visit www.zingbox.com.