Former Ingram Micro Executive to Lead ATEN North America
IT Veteran Holly Garcia Brings Comprehensive Business Management Experience and Channel Expertise to U.S. Business Unit
IRVINE, CA – January 31, 2018 – ATEN Technology, Inc., the technology leader and global manufacturer of KVM and Pro AV connectivity solutions, today announced the appointment of Holly Garcia as vice president. Garcia will be responsible for the overall strategy, growth, and profitability of ATEN’s North American Business Unit, inclusive of sales, marketing, product management, and channel strategy within its value-based product portfolio of connectivity and management solutions.
“Holly is a highly experienced executive leader, with an excellent performance record in effectively motivating and leading business teams to achieve organizational growth in all areas,” said Kevin Chen, CEO of ATEN International. “We are thrilled to have someone of her caliber spearhead the development and integration of ideas and plans to accommodate the strategic and financial growth objectives and business goals of the company.”
A 20-year veteran of the information technology industry, Garcia is a proficient executive leader with comprehensive business management experience. Prior to her new role at ATEN, Garcia held tenure at Ingram Micro, joining the company in 2000 and held various roles including director of vendor management, including the Cisco and Components Business Units, executive director of sales for Ingram Micro’s Major Accounts organization, and her last role as executive director of advanced solutions, where she was responsible for the company’s data center software, infrastructure, and Dell EMC business unit.
Prior to joining Ingram Micro, Garcia was
Garcia holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from California State University, Long Beach, is Six Sigma Green Belt certified, and was recognized as a CRN Woman of the Channel for eight consecutive years (2010-2017).
ATEN Technology, Inc. is the technology leader and global manufacturer of KVM and Pro AV connectivity solutions, and the U.S. subsidiary of ATEN International Co., Ltd. (TWSE: 6277), established in 1979. A certified member of the HDBaseT Alliance, holding over 500 industry patents, ATEN offers integrated KVM, Professional Audio (Pro AV), and Intelligent Power solutions, across all industries including corporate, commercial, government, industrial, entertainment, educational, and retail environments.
A technology first company, ATEN’s advanced ability to quickly develop customized solutions in KVM, Pro AV, PDU, USB, and data communication lines allows them to build products that connect, manage, and optimize electronics based on customer need. Its comprehensive portfolio of innovative, reliable products is available worldwide, with local U.S support. For more information, visit: www.aten.com/us/en/ and follow @ATENConnect on Twitter.
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