Today, OrionX is celebrating another great milestone as we welcome a new partner to our team! Peter ffoulkes, who was most recently Research Director at 451 Research is joining OrionX.
Thanks to the support of all of you, our clients, our colleagues, our community, OrionX is poised to continue to raise the bar for Strategy, Marketing, and PR.
Here is the press release we issued today which sums it up well.
OrionX Appoints Cloud Computing Industry and Marketing Expert Peter ffoulkes as Partner
Pioneer of a new consulting services model for Strategy, Marketing, and PR, Silicon Valley-based OrionX Bolsters Leadership Team in support of Expanded Services
Menlo Park, CA, September 1, 2015 – Pioneering a new consulting services model for strategy, marketing, and PR, OrionX today announced the appointment of Peter ffoulkes as Partner based in San Francisco. Mr. ffoulkes was most recently Research Director for Cloud Computing and Enterprise Platforms at 451 Research.
“We are thrilled to welcome Peter to OrionX to help serve and grow our expanding client base,” said Shahin Khan, Founding Partner at OrionX. “Peter’s record of excellence, deep understanding of emerging technologies and customer requirements, and his first hand experience leading strategy and marketing organizations perfectly matches the fundamental strategy at OrionX.”
Previously Mr. ffoulkes was Vice President of Marketing at Adaptive Computing, Director of Outbound Marketing at ClearSpeed Technology, Director of Marketing for High-Performance Computing at Sun Microsystems, and Director and Principal Analyst for the Worldwide Workstation Computing program at Gartner Dataquest.
“I am delighted to join OrionX, a group of professionals who are well known across the industry for their depth, breadth, and quality of work,” said Peter ffoulkes. “I am equally excited to work with a customer base that exemplifies the technology leadership and innovation that is transforming the IT industry.”
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Shahin is an active CMO, advisor, consultant, and technology analyst focused on IoT, Cryptocurrency, AI, and Quantum Computing. He serves on the board of directors of Wizmo (SaaS) and Massively Parallel Technologies (code modernization) and is an advisor to CollabWorks (future of work). He is co-host of the popular RadioFreeHPC (“Car Talk” of supercomputing), OrionX Download, and Afero IoT podcasts. He founded StartupHPC, a community for STEM- and HPC-inspired entrepreneurs.