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Press Release: Impelix Names COO and CTO

By April 15, 2020May 6th, 2020News, Press Releases

Partners Step into Executive Roles to Drive More Growth

Chicago, IL — April 15, 2020 — Impelix, a next-gen cyber security integrator, today announced the appointment of Brian Fernald to the position of Chief Operations Officer and Thomas Whang to the position of Chief Technology Officer, both effective immediately.

The newly created executive roles are part of the company’s reorganized Leadership Team, now consisting of Operations, Technology, Sales, and Marketing.

The new Leadership Team consists of Operations, Technology, Sales, and Marketing.

As COO, Brian Fernald will focus on aligning day-to-day operations with the key objectives of the company and its clients, driving new efficiencies that will lower costs and continually improving the quality of its professional and managed service offerings.

In the role of CTO, Thomas Whang will shape the company’s vision of being a forward-thinking integrator delivering its reimagined perimeter and evolved security operations, while growing its portfolio of top-tier products and increasing research and development.

“We needed to redefine our roles and restructure the organization to better serve our clients and keep pace with our accelerated growth as we expand our consultative role and the services and products in our offering,” said Brian.

We needed to redefine our roles and restructure the organization to better serve our clients and keep pace with our accelerated growth.

Nevin Greenberg steps into the new role of Vice President of Managed Services, leading the network and security operations team, as part of the Operations organization.

“These new titles are really a reflection of the work we’ve already begun in evolving Impelix to meet the demands of the next stage in our growth,” said Thomas.

“The digital transformation of our clients has been accelerated even more so this year, particularly with remote work. We’re partnering right alongside them to ensure secure access at the edge with a new security model that’s software-defined and cloud-delivered.”

About Impelix

The digital transformation has begun. We’re confident about helping our clients drive onward: not to be disrupted, but to do the disrupting. Our purpose is to enable businesses to connect through next-generation networking; protect their data with strengthened security; consolidate their resources for maximum efficiency; and gain greater control with our managed service offerings. As a trusted IT partner, we use our expertise and experience to become an extension of our clients, helping to steer and lift them through this new IT era.


Chris Plunkett, VP of Marketing

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