Marimba Adds Eric Keller to its Board of Directors Monday 23 July 2001 PDF Print Marimba, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRBA), a leading provider of systems management solutions built for e-business, today announced that Eric Keller, formerly executive vice president and chief financial officer of Corio, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRIO), a leading enterprise application service provider, has been appointed to Marimba's board of directors effective 20 July 2001. Eric Keller has 20 years of experience as a financial executive in high-growth, technology companies based in Silicon Valley. His business background encompasses corporate and international finance, acquisitions, public offerings, intellectual property licensing, and financial information systems. Corio announced on 10 May 2001 that Mr. Keller would be transitioning out of his role as executive vice president and chief financial officer and will, in future, serve Corio in an advisory role. Before joining Corio, Mr. Keller served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Aspect Communications, a leading provider of customer relationship portals. At Aspect, he built a finance organisation that supported the company's growth from $200 million to more than $500 million in revenues over three years. Previously, he had served as chief financial officer for Ventritex, Inc., a medical device company, and Dionex Corporation, a scientific instrument manufacturer. In addition to these executive roles, Eric had broad responsibilities in international finance at Raychem Corporation and developed business strategies for Fortune 1000 companies as a management consultant for Temple, Barker & Sloane. Mr. Keller holds a BS degree from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley. Rich Wyckoff, Marimba's president and CEO, said, "We are very pleased with the addition of Eric to what is an already strong board of directors. His industry experience and financial expertise will help us navigate our course as we develop leading strategies and solutions for the systems management market." With the addition of Mr. Keller, Marimba's board of directors will consist of: * Rich Wyckoff, president and CEO, Marimba Kim Polese, chairman, chief strategy officer and co-founder, Marimba * Aneel Bhusri, general partner, Greylock, and vice chairman, PeopleSoft * Ray Lane, general partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers * Doug Mackenzie, general partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers * Stratton Sclavos, president and CEO, VeriSign About Marimba Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., Marimba, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRBA) provides systems management solutions built for e-business. From change management to performance management software, Marimba's extensive Internet expertise allows Global 2000 companies to better manage their resources, increase efficiency and reduce costs. For more information, please call +44 118 949 7060, or visit our Web site at http://www.marimba.com/. This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject to the safe harbors created by these sections. These forward-looking statements concern, among other things, Eric Keller joining Marimba's board of directors and his expected contributions to the board. Those results are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, personal factors relating to Mr. Keller or possible changes in the roles or composition of Marimba's board of directors. Actual results may differ materially due to these and other factors. The matters discussed in this press release also involve risks and uncertainties described from time to time in Marimba's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In particular, see the Risk Factors described in Marimba's most recently filed Annual Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, each as submitted to the SEC and as may be updated and amended with future filings or submissions. Marimba undertakes no obligation to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements contained in this press release that may reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this announcement. -ends- Marimba is a registered trademark of Marimba, Inc. in the U.S. and/or certain other countries. Other product, trademark, company or service names mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners. Victoria Bartolome AxiCom UK Direct: +44 (0)20 8600 4659 Email: email@example.com Cambridge House, Cambridge Grove, London W6 0LE T: +44 (0)20 8600 4600 F: +44 (0)20 8600 4620 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of AxiCom in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.