November 11, 2008

Wyse Technology Promotes Mark Jordan to Vice President of Europe, Middle East, and Africa

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyse Technology, the global leader in thin computing, announced today, the promotion of Mark Jordan to the position of VP of EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Mark Jordan will be responsible for revenue generation and operation of the entire EMEA organization. The promotion is effective immediately and will greatly contribute to the next stage of market growth for Wyse.

"This new appointment reflects the significant thin computing and business management experience and expertise Mark brings to the Wyse's EMEA team and the rapid growth of our business across EMEA," said Maryam Alexandrian, Wyse Technology's Senior VP of Worldwide Sales and Channels. "With Wyse Technology's broadest portfolio of thin computing hardware and software solutions, we have seen our market expand greatly of late. I am very pleased to promote Mark to VP of EMEA and look forward to Mark leading our efforts in these regions."

Achieved from Mark Jordan's work within the thin computing, server-based computing and security solution market spaces, Mark brings a significant amount of experience and market knowledge to the EMEA team. Mark's valued experience in Channels, Business Development, Building High Performance Sales Teams, Emerging Technology Sales Experience and extensive EMEA contacts has lead him to this promotion. In a short time since his return to Wyse, Mark Jordan has developed strong relationships with key partners and customers across EMEA, taking Wyse to the next level.

"The EMEA team has been doing a great job growing our business to this point. This promotion will allow me to focus on building revenues in new growth areas," says Mark Jordan, VP of EMEA at Wyse Technology. "I worked for Wyse when we first launched our thin clients 13 years ago. With my overall thin client experience, I am totally convinced Wyse is the best positioned thin computing company in the market today and will continue to lead this market space. I will be driving the EMEA team to the next level of significant revenue growth and am truly looking forward to this opportunity."

About Wyse Technology

Wyse Technology is the global leader in thin computing. Wyse and its partners deliver the hardware, infrastructure software, and services that comprise thin computing, allowing people to access the information they need using the applications they want, but with better security, manageability, and at a much lower total cost of ownership than a PC. Thin computing allows CIOs and senior IT professionals to reduce costs, manage risk, and deliver access to information. Wyse partners closely with industry leaders Microsoft, Citrix, VMware, and others to achieve this objective. Wyse is headquartered in San Jose, California, with offices worldwide. For more information, visit the Wyse website at or call 1-800-GET-WYSE

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