SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—March 17, 2011—ON24, Inc., the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, announced today the appointment of Mark Hoffman, founder of Sybase and Commerce One, to its board of directors.
During his tenure at Sybase, Hoffman helped grow the business over a span of 11 years to $1 billion in revenues. He then went on to found and lead Commerce One, the company widely considered to have established the software standards for electronic commerce. An active technology industry leader, Hoffman is currently chairman and CEO of Eightfold Logic. Prior to this appointment, Hoffman was CEO and president of Everdream, Inc., a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) desktop management provider that was ultimately acquired by Dell.
“With today’s incredible technology, executives are asking for faster, more effective and lower- cost methods to communicate with and train their employees, prospects, partners and customers. I am here because ON24 provides that transformational technology,” Hoffman said.
“I am delighted to have Mark Hoffman join ON24’s board. A visionary, entrepreneur and strategic leader, his insights will be invaluable as we manage our company for continued growth through product innovation, global expansion and customer value,” said ON24 CEO Sharat Sharan.
About ON24, Inc.
The recognized global market share leader, ON24 provides webcasting and virtual environments for corporate communications and demand generation. ON24 offers fully integrated, enterprise-wide solutions for applications ranging from partner expos, user conferences and trade shows to training and company town hall meetings. More than 750 organizations, including IBM, Cisco, CA Technologies, Merck, AstraZeneca, Fiserv, Credit Suisse, GE and Oracle, rely on ON24. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices throughout the world. For more information, visit www.ON24.com.