New Vice President, Products Named at Continuum Managed Services

Posted by Continuum Staff

Sep 28 2015

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.

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About Continuum Managed IT Services

Continuum is the technology industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services, allowing its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners to maintain both on premise and cloud-based servers, desktops, mobile devices and other endpoints for small-and-medium-sized businesses. Continuum’s SaaS platform enables MSPs to efficiently backup, monitor, troubleshoot and maintain clients’ IT infrastructure from a single pane of glass, all backed by an industry–leading network operations center (NOC) and Help Desk. The company employs over 1,000 professionals worldwide, supports 3,500 partners servicing 50,000 SMB customers and monitors over 700,000 endpoints. In 2012, Continuum established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT. For more information, visit http://www.continuum.net/ or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @FollowContinuum.