Monday, August 17, 2009

Peter M. Evans

Peter M. Evans

Sr. Vice President of Marketing


Peter M. Evans leads the Company's Marketing activities. He has extensive experience in product marketing, international product launches, corporate re-positioning, channel/alliances, marketing communications, general management and investor relations.

Prior to joining Internap, Mr. Evans served as Director of Technology and Market Strategy for IBM's Internet Security Systems Division, Chief Technology Office. Mr. Evans was the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Internet Security Systems (ISS) prior to it being acquired by IBM for $1.3 billion. His leadership role there -- turning ISS into a more market-driven organization -- was a key part of the company's evolution and substantial growth.

He also has experience building sales, customer support and product mix strategies aimed at addressing emerging market opportunities. While with Nortel Networks, he led the startup of the long distance voice switching and Voice over IP (VoIP) switching business, the data sales organization in the southeast, as well as the launch of several other major networking data products. Mr. Evans has also held senior positions with AirDefense, Optovation Corp. and ONI Systems (acquired by Ciena Corp. for $1.1B).

Mr. Evans holds undergraduate degrees in applied mathematics and computer sciences from Queen's University, Ontario, Canada, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from York University, Toronto.

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