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Infrascale Promotes Robert Peterson to CEO, Establishes New Leadership Team

RESTON, Va. – February 17, 2022 – Infrascale has appointed Robert Peterson to Chief Executive Officer to drive the company’s growth, reinforce its commitment to customer service excellence, and oversee a reinvigorated and strategic leadership team. Peterson has served as Infrascale’s CFO for the past two years and has more than 20 years of experience in financial strategy and leadership. Peterson succeeds Russ Reeder, who was recently named CEO of Netrix.

In addition, several promotions and leadership changes position Infrascale to continue delivering exceptional value and service to customers. Tom Paone, currently Head of Sales, will now assume leadership of Infrascale’s marketing team as well. Tristan Heberer has been promoted to Head of Customer Success. Alexey Turchanikov will now serve as Head of Product. Andriy Bratiychuk will become Head of Engineering and oversee IT operations.

“We thank Russ for the tremendous work he has done to drive growth and optimize our operations at Infrascale,” said Peterson. “Our roadmap and mission remain the same, but Infrascale now has a stronger, more customer-centric product pipeline, industry-leading customer service, and a clear path to growth. With our new leadership team in place, we’re ready for the next stage in our evolution.”

Infrascale has won numerous awards over the past two years highlighting the strength of its customer service and support, and was recognized as one of the “20 Coolest Data Protection Companies” by CRN in 2021. The successful launch and expansion of Infrascale Backup and Disaster Recovery (IBDR) brought customers better performance, scaling, and flexibility.

About Infrascale

Founded in 2011, Infrascale provides comprehensive, cloud-based data protection by delivering industry-leading backup and disaster recovery solutions. Combining intelligent software with the power of the cloud, Infrascale removes the barriers and complexity of secure, offsite data storage and standby infrastructure for real-time disaster recovery. Trusted and recommended by leading independent industry experts, Infrascale equips its customers with the confidence to handle the unexpected by providing greater availability, better security, and less downtime when it comes to their data. Visit or follow on Twitter at @Infrascale for more Information.

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