Former Jabber CEO has been named chief executive officer of Rebit. Most recently, Guerin served as CEO of Jabber Inc., which was successfully sold to Cisco/Webex. LONGMONT, CO – October 21, 2009 – Rebit Inc., the company dedicated to relieving the burden of backup for PC users, today announced that Paul Guerin has been named chief executive officer (CEO) of the company, effective immediately. Mr. Guerin has succeeded Lew Frauenfelder, who has chosen to step down from day-to-day management and will continue to serve as chairman of Rebit’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Guerin has more than 20 years of leadership experience with companies including IBM, Lotus, and GTSI Corporation. He has held senior executive positions at technology startups Beyond Incorporated, Torrent Systems, and Digital Archaeology. Most recently, he served as CEO of Jabber Inc., which was successfully sold to Cisco/Webex.
“Rebit’s product line is impressive and innovative, and the company’s employees are highly experienced industry professionals and leaders,” commented Mr. Guerin. “I am thrilled to be joining this exemplary team and taking the next steps toward growing the company from the strong foundation that Lew Frauenfelder built.”
“Paul Guerin’s long track record of building successful software companies will be of great benefit to Rebit,” commented Lew Frauenfelder. “I look forward to the broadening of Rebit’s industry leadership under Paul’s expert guidance.”
Rebit’s award-winning backup and recovery is so simple, it actually gets used. Rebit provides complete and continuous backup of Windows-based computers. No setup. No configuration. No scheduling. No buttons. Unlike competing products that only copy data, Rebit also protects applications, individual settings, and the entire operating system. It even maintains multiple versions of files as they change. In the event of a complete hard drive failure, a virus, or the accidental deletion of a file, Rebit provides painless recovery using the familiar “drag and drop” feature of Windows Explorer. Rebit software CDs and appliances are available to computer retailers and resellers through ASI Computer Technologies (www.asipartner.com) and D&H Distributing (www.dandh.com), and to consumers at Rebit’s web site store (www.Rebit.com).
About Rebit Inc.
Rebit Inc. is a software company committed to delivering fully-automatic and complete PC backup and recovery, removing the burden of managing backup from users. Rebit has earned the Editor’s Choice Awards from Computer Times and Dragon Steel Mods, was named a 2009 CRN Emerging Vendor and 2008 “25 Coolest Emerging Tech Vendors,” by Computer Reseller News. Contact Rebit at www.Rebit.com, or call 1-866-635-5784.
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