WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Cloud—IPR Secure, a proven and trusted hybrid cloud service provider, announced today that Mark Cochran has been named President and Chief Operating Officer. As President and COO, Cochran will be responsible for the successful execution of IPR’s long-term growth plan.
“Mark’s reputation as a proven operations leader makes him a perfect addition to our growing IPR Secure team,” said Chuck Taylor, Chairman of the Board, IPR Secure. “His keen ability to drive change and manage growth in demanding environments will be an incredible asset as we execute our strategic growth plan and better serve our customers. He has proven to be a successful, respected and trusted leader and brings to this position a natural talent for developing people and inspiring teams.”
Throughout his career, Cochran has been recognized for developing and implementing successful operational, organizational and technology strategies to overcome obstacles and optimize business performance. He possesses an extensive background of proven strategic business consulting services for companies and organizations such as Dell, American Red Cross Biomedical Services, EDMC, LiquidHub, MAXIMUS, Medquist and others.
Most recently, Cochran served as Head of Cloudamize Business Operations for Cloudreach, a leading Cloud Solutions provider, where his role was to ensure the success of the Cloudamize products and services team within the Cloudreach business. He has also held several senior leadership positions at SCT Corporation (now Ellucian), including SVP, Services where he directed P&L, sales, marketing and delivery for the $250 million professional and technology services business within the Global Education Solutions (GES) division.
“For twenty years, IPR clients have trusted us to protect, secure and safely manage their data while enjoying the benefits of compliance, cost and performance,” said Cochran. “I look forward to leading this top-notch service organization and helping our clients succeed in their evolving IT challenges.”
IPR provides customized IT solutions to meet any organization’s specific needs with the combination of colocation, private and hybrid cloud, storage and data management services as well as strategic solutions for business continuity and compliance including disaster recovery, data security, and strategic IT cost management. IPR’s OpEx model enables companies to shift IT spending from capital expense to operational expense and variable costs to fixed controllable costs. IPR’s unique CloudBuilder program provides clients with complete IT environment assessment, planning, build and go-live to the cloud.
About IPR Secure
For mid-sized businesses that need to ensure data is managed safely and is optimized for compliance, cost and performance, IPR Secure is the hybrid cloud service provider that offers unparalleled data visibility and data management tools. For more information, please visit IPRSecure.com.
Kevin Jurrens (for IPR Secure)