ClearBlade Names James Weir as Chief Financial Officer
Austin, TX | March 1, 2018-- ClearBlade, Inc., a leading enterprise edge computing and Internet of Things (IoT) software company, announced today that James Weir has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO), expanding ClearBlade’s executive leadership team. Mr. Weir will lead ClearBlade’s finance department and be responsible for overseeing the company’s corporate and non-technical operations.Mr. Weir brings to ClearBlade over 12 years of legal, finance, and operations experience working with private equity firms, institutional investors, and Fortune 500 companies. Most recently, Mr. Weir was chief operating officer of an award-winning, Austin, TX-based green-tech company where he oversaw daily operations and prepared the company for its commercial launch. Prior to moving to Austin, TX, Mr. Weir practiced law in New York, NY, where he was recognized as a leading securities attorney.
“James is the perfect addition to the ClearBlade leadership team, and he will play a critical role in managing our accelerated growth,” said Eric Simone, Founder and CEO of ClearBlade. “His expertise in corporate finance, legal affairs, and operations management are an ideal fit for ClearBlade and will help us achieve our strategic goals.”
“I’m excited to join ClearBlade because the company is perfectly positioned to power the edge computing revolution,” said Mr. Weir. “Edge computing is the future of IoT, and ClearBlade’s technology is leading the way. I look forward to helping the company transform the connected world.”
About ClearBlade, Inc.
ClearBlade is a leading enterprise edge computing and Internet of Things software company. ClearBlade’s technology allows its customers to rapidly engineer and run secure, real-time, scalable IoT applications. ClearBlade enables companies to build IoT solutions that integrate with existing business systems to make streaming data actionable by combining business rules and machine learning with powerful visualizations. Built from an enterprise-first perspective, the ClearBlade Platform runs securely on the cloud, on-premises, and at the edge.
The ClearBlade Edge brings the full power of the ClearBlade Platform to gateways and industrial servers on the plant floor, job site, or building facility. Safely behind the firewall, the ClearBlade Edge intelligently syncs with the ClearBlade Platform guaranteeing security, connectivity, execution, and speed.
ClearBlade is developer-focused with an extensive library of proven and tested pre-built components and integrations. ClearBlade accelerates the time–to-market while significantly reducing the cost and risk of delivering IoT solutions, creating new business models and revenue streams for its customers.
ClearBlade is headquartered in Austin, TX. For more information about the company and its software, please visit https://clearblade.com/.
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