Brian Herr Brings Executive Level Product Leadership Experience to Drive Continuum’s Managed IT Services Product Strategy
BOSTON – Sept. 28, 2015 – Continuum®, the industry’s only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services solutions, has named Brian Herr as Vice President, Products. Most recently, Brian was Senior Director, Business Line Management at UpToDate, a premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource, leading a team of six product managers, UX designer and UI developer managing a $250 million SaaS product line. During his nearly 20-year career, he has delivered more than 100 product releases across more than 20 product lines. In this new role, he is responsible for the strategic direction and oversight of Continuum’s managed IT services platform. Brian is replacing Dee Zepf, who has been named Vice President, Partner Success, as the company furthers its resources and commitment to advance the growth and success of its partners.
“Brian comes to us with tremendous product management experience from renowned market leaders including Kronos, Documentum and Ariba,” said Michael George, CEO at Continuum. “I expect him to deliver the Continuum products that will continue to successfully serve our MSP partners and the changing needs of their clients.
Brian was Senior Director, Product Management at Kronos for five years where he led a team of seven product managers and directors driving a $200 million portfolio of products. He was CEO and VP, Business Development at Clinton Foundation-Alliance for a Healthier Generation. Brian has served iManage, Ariba (now part of SAP) and Documentum (now part of EMC), among others in senior product management roles. He has a master’s degree in chemistry from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Pennsylvania State University.
Brian has been on the Board of Advisors at CYCLE Kids, addressing the issue of inactivity and poor nutrition habits of students, as well as families and school staff, since 2012. He also served on the Board of Directors for Jericho Road Project, a group of volunteer experts who have helped non-profits deliver stronger services including strategic planning, marketing, IT, Web design and more, to communities in Massachusetts and across the country.