Denver, CO, March 25, 2014 – HOSTING, a leading provider of managed cloud and database administration services, has appointed Scott Filion as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Filion will lead HOSTING’s sales and marketing teams in growing revenue and brand awareness across all of the company’s divisions, with a strategic focus on HOSTING’s growing health IT practice.
Filion has a 20-year track record of rapidly scaling innovative businesses and building world-class teams. Prior to joining HOSTING, he led EMC’s global healthcare business for more than nine years. Under his tenure, the business grew 25-fold and established EMC as a clear market leader. Prior to EMC, Filion served in executive leadership roles at multiple GE business units. His last role at GE was in the medical division where he focused on building and scaling the health IT business.
“HOSTING’s success is due to our unwavering commitment to providing the best possible customer experience,” said Art Zeile, CEO. “Scott embodies this quality while positioning our team to take advantage of the dynamic growth opportunities in our core service offerings, including health IT and HIPAA, PCI and SOX compliance enablement.”
Filion is a member of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). A recognized leader in health IT, Scott has participated in multiple industry panels and VC forums, delivered expert keynote presentations and served as an advisor for multiple healthcare start-ups.
“HOSTING has an outstanding reputation as an agile, customer-focused company that continuously provides the highest quality solutions and services,” notes Filion. “I am excited to help write the next chapter in its success story.”
Filion holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering and Management from Clarkson University. He is a graduate of GE’s CLP program, has attended multiple Crotonville courses and completed EMC’s GM course.
Filion is replacing Bill Santos, former Executive Vice President of Enterprise Sales and Solutions for HOSTING. Santos is now President of HOSTING’s Advanced Solutions division.
HOSTING helps organizations design, build, migrate, manage and protect their cloud-based environments. Leveraging enterprise-class networking and connectivity technologies, HOSTING provides the highest levels of compliance, availability, recovery, security and performance. HOSTING owns and operates six geographically dispersed data centers under an ITIL-based control environment validated for compliance against HIPAA, PCI DSS and SOC (formerly SAS 70) frameworks.
HOSTING’s cloud-enabled solutions were recently recognized by Gartner Group, placing in the Top 10 in the Managed Hosting Magic Quadrant in both “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision” – in 2012 and 2013.
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