Scale officially announced the addition of Doug Hooton as vice president of operations. Hooton brings over 25 years of experience and leads the company’s supply chain management, professional services and technical support. In his new role at Scale Computing, Hooton is responsible for creating, implementing and managing the company’s product logistics, support, professional services, and training programs for customers and partners.
Hooton joins Scale Computing from EMC’s sales organization. Prior to EMC, Hooton served as vice president of client services with ExactTarget. Doug has held senior operations and client services positions with several established and early stage companies including Walker Information, TManage, Rodeer Systems and IntelliQuest. Doug holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Indiana University and a Masters of Business Administration from Butler University.
“Doug’s experience and enthusiasm make him a perfect fit for Scale,” said Ready. “We’re confident that Doug’s knowledge base and positive attitude continue building upon Scale’s high customer satisfaction, ultimately leading to continued company growth.”