PeakColo names new Vice President of Finance and Administration
DENVER, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — PeakColo, a leading enterprise-class IaaS Cloud service provider to service providers, announced the addition of Ms. Sharon Kincl as Vice President of Finance and Administration. Ms. Kincl will oversee all aspects of PeakColo’s financial management, and she will also participate in investor relations and strategic financial planning alongside CEO and Founder Luke Norris.
Prior to joining PeakColo, Ms. Kincl was the Vice President of Finance & Treasurer at Vico Software, Inc., a global software and consulting firm leading the 5D virtual construction Building Information Management industry. Vico Software was recently acquired by Trimble Navigation Systems. Prior to that, Ms. Kincl was the Chief Financial Officer of Fetter Logic, Inc., a premier provider of ASP technology and consulting services solutions to the financial and investment industries. Additionally Ms. Kincl held the role of Chief Financial Officer at Persona, Inc. and Chief Financial Officer at Intelliquest Information Group, Inc. Ms. Kincl earned a B.S. in Accounting from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas.
“Sharon brings a wealth of financial experience to PeakColo,” said Luke Norris, CEO and Founder of PeakColo. “Her background in executive financial management with pioneering technology companies reflects Peak’s commitment to hiring excellence and superior customer service.”
“We are delighted to add Sharon Kincl to the PeakColo executive team,” said Jack Tankersley, Chairman of the PeakColo Board of Directors and Founder and Managing Director of Meritage Funds. “PeakColo is well-positioned to participate in the explosive growth of cloud computing, and Ms. Kincl’s financial expertise is a perfect complement to the Company’s world-class technical capabilities.”
PeakColo recently raised $7.5 million in growth equity capital from Meritage Funds and Sweetwater Capital. This investment will fund growth to meet customer demand in the Company’s current markets and expansion into two additional markets over the next twelve months.
PeakColo is an enterprise-class IaaS cloud service provider to service providers. White-labeling PeakColo’s cloud services as their own, resellers rapidly enter the cloud marketplace under their brand without capital expenditure, enjoying a faster route to profitability. With data centers in six geographies across the United States and in Europe (Seattle, Denver, Chicago, New Jersey, New York, and the United Kingdom), PeakColo offers a cloud environment that contains tens of thousands of virtual machines and multiple petabytes of storage. The company successfully completed Type II SSAE 16 and SOC 2 examinations. PeakColo is VMware vCloud(®) Powered and is a Platinum-level NetApp service provider. For more information, visit the PeakColo Web site at peakcolo.com; call (855) 532-4734; or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn. PeakColo is hiring!