Emil Sayegh has joined managed cloud infrastructure provider Hostway Services, Inc. (Hostway
). Hostway, which has headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, United States, offers a wide range of services including cloud, managed, hybrid and “small business” hosting alongside Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), dedicated server options and domain name registration. Mr. Sayegh joins the company as CEO and President.
Prior to joining Hostway Mr. Sayegh held Chairman, CEO and President positions at Codero Hosting, Inc. for a period of five years. Prior to this he was with HP where he was Vice President of Cloud Services and in charge of the company’s public cloud activity. He also held Vice President and General Manager roles at Rackspace. Taking over from Robert Boles, Mr. Sayegh will also join Hostway’s Board of Directors.
“I am excited and honored to be joining Hostway, and partnering both with investment firm, Littlejohn, and the Hostway team to take the company to the next level in serving its global footprint of 500,000 customers,” explained Mr. Sayegh.” As one of the world’s largest cloud hosting and Infrastructure-as-a-Service providers and one of the most respected brands in hosting, Hostway has a tremendous future ahead of it,” said. “I am passionate about the cloud and hosting industry and enabling the success of our business customers worldwide. At a critical time when our industry is on the cusp of further disruption, I am very confident in our ability to execute on our strategy and win. It’s an honor to lead this company into greatness.” Do you know of any other industry players taking on new roles? Let us know the details. Add your comments below.