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Tech Strategist John McKinley Joins Workspot’s Advisory Board

Industry Veteran Will Help Guide Workspot’s Go-Forward Strategy During Its Rapid-Growth Phase


CAMPBELL, Calif. – June 9, 2021 – Workspot, the Enterprise Desktop Cloud company, today announced that John McKinley has joined its advisory board. The founder of Great Fall Ventures, a seed- and early-stage investment and advisory firm, McKinley brings extensive technical and management experience that will be instrumental in helping guide Workspot’s mission and vision.

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McKinley has served as the chief technology officer of multiple global organizations, including Merrill Lynch, AOL and News Corporation, and has served on the boards of several public and private companies.

McKinley has a passion for helping companies work on their product plans and go-to-market strategies, which he will bring to Workspot as the company continues on a growth trajectory. In addition to serving as an advisor for multiple technology companies, McKinley has also been an investor in a several early-stage companies that had exits with the likes of Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and Symantec, among others.

John McKinley, member, Workspot Advisory Board, said: “Workspot is filled with smart, passionate people. The company’s focus on driving the broad-based adoption of desktop-as-a-service addresses a real pain point for businesses, and coming at a time where we are witnessing a once-in-a-generation technology transformation as businesses move to the cloud, this is the right product at the right time. Having a chance to work with the team at such an exciting point in their growth was an opportunity that I couldn’t pass up.”

Amitabh Sinha, CEO and co-founder of Workspot, said: “The past year has been one of rapid and significant growth for us as we enabled new customers to deliver remote work capabilities and existing customers to seamlessly scale those capabilities. John has been involved with cloud-based businesses for over a decade and keenly understands the market. We’re excited to learn from him as we continue to evolve our strategy.”

About Workspot

The Workspot Enterprise Desktop Cloud™ platform is the only 100% cloud-native SaaS solution that delivers enterprise-class desktop-as-a-service (DaaS). This innovative service lets IT provision cloud desktops and workstations in minutes – not months – and securely deliver the right compute capabilities for each user, on any device, anywhere they want to work. Unlike do-it-yourself style virtual desktop offerings, Workspot’s innovative Desktop Control Fabric™ taps the reach and power of every hyperscale, public cloud region globally, all from a central console. IT can expect fast time-to-value and on-demand, global scalability. Business leaders can respond faster to changing market dynamics, pursue new opportunities globally and hire the best talent anywhere, while fulfilling cloud-first mandates that position their companies for accelerated growth. For more information on Workspot Enterprise Desktop Cloud solutions please visit www.workspot.com.


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