BOSTON—Intronis, a SAS 70 certified online backup and recovery solution for IT service providers, today announced that Ted Roller will take over as Intronis’ vice president of channel development on July 26. A 2010 CRN Channel Chief, Roller will captain Intronis’ IT channel advocacy efforts.
Roller joins Intronis from itControl Solutions, where he was the vice president of channel development. Leveraging the company’s signature RMM product, itControl Suite, Roller was able to empower itControl Solutions’ channel focus by aligning the company’s goals closely with the objectives of their reseller partners.
Intronis President and CEO Sam Gutmann said, “I am very pleased to welcome Ted to Intronis. His experience and reputation within the channel will help Intronis articulate our enthusiastic commitment to enabling our partners and furthering their managed service businesses.”
“In Intronis I see a tremendous opportunity for the channel to adopt a true partner in the backup and disaster recovery space,” Roller said. “Intronis is earnestly focused on doing what’s right and what’s best for their reseller partners. I’m excited to join such a committed team, and I’m looking forward to helping solution providers utilize Intronis’ backup and disaster recovery capabilities within their managed services portfolios.”
“To that end,” Roller continued, “we will soon be launching a series of enablement tools that will provide IT resellers with tactical means to grow and nurture their businesses.”
In addition to his channel management experience, Roller is a seasoned IT business owner. In 1992, Roller launched Oxford Systems Integration, an IT solutions provider based in Troy, Ohio. Roller was at the helm of company for 14 years.