Virtual Computer, provider of distributed desktop virtualization solutions, today announced the appointment of Andrew McKay as senior vice president of marketing.
Previously senior vice president at Attivio, which he co-founded, McKay has extensive executive-level experience and deep go-to-market success in the software industry. His appointment at Virtual Computer underscores the company’s commitment to expanding its market share and making NxTop the de facto standard in desktop virtualization.
With more than 20 years of executive marketing and sales experience in high-value, best-of-breed technology companies, McKay has a successful track record of delivering profitable growth and industry thought leadership through a strong ability to translate technology into customer-focused business value.
Prior to Attivio, McKay held executive positions at a number of startups and public companies, most notably Fast Search & Transfer (acquired by Microsoft). McKay started his professional career leading engineering groups at Hummingbird and Sybase. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from the University of Toronto.