SGI Names Rick Rinehart Senior Vice President of Services

Industry Veteran to Lead SGI’s World-Wide Service Organization

FREMONT, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 3, 2010SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in HPC and data center solutions, today announced the addition of Rick Rinehart as senior vice president of services. With a strong business background in key professional services management roles, Rinehart will be responsible for shaping and growing SGI’s worldwide services organization. He will report to CEO Mark Barrenechea and join the executive management team.

“Rick Rinehart has a proven track record of success leading very large service organizations at Sun and StorageTeK and I am delighted he is joining SGI to lead our services organization,” said Mark J. Barrenechea, SGI CEO. “He will help us build upon our customer-centric culture, expand our service offerings and grow our business.”

Rinehart comes to SGI from Sun Microsystems (now Oracle) where, as vice president of global customer services, he managed a 1,200-person service delivery team that supported over $1.4B in services revenue. Prior to Sun, Rinehart was at StorageTek (acquired by Sun Microsystems) where he led the federal government services sales and delivery functions with overall responsibility for support and professional services.

“SGI has a long-standing reputation as a leader in innovative supercomputing solutions, and I’m thrilled to be joining this market-leading company,” said Rinehart. “I look forward to expanding and enhancing SGI’s global services capabilities so that we further exceed customer expectations.”

Rinehart has held additional sales and services leadership positions at NCR Government Systems and served in the U.S. Army for 10 years. Rinehart holds a B.S. in information systems from the University of Maryland and an M.S. in business administration from Central Michigan University.

About SGI

SGI is a global leader in large-scale clustered computing, high performance storage, HPC and data center enablement and services. SGI is focused on helping customers solve their most demanding business and technology challenges. Visit www.sgi.com for more information.

© 2010 SGI. SGI is a registered trademark of Silicon Graphics International Corp. or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are property of their respective holders.



Contact:

Schwartz Communications, Inc.
Gina Titus, 415-512-0770
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article

SolidCAM - See For Yourself

Featured Video
Editorial
Latest Blog Posts
Sanjay GangalMCADCafe Lens
by Sanjay Gangal
NVIDIA GTC October 2020 Keynote
Jobs
Failure Analysis Engineer for Flextronics at Milpitas, California
3D Designer and Developer for Los Alamos National Laboratory at Los Alamos,, New Mexico
Mechanical Engineer for Flextronics at Milpitas, California
Structural Engineer 2 (Engineer 2) for Los Alamos National Laboratory at Los Alamos,, New Mexico
Structural Engineer for Kiewit at Lenexa, Kansas
Architect for Hutton at Wichita, Afghanistan
Upcoming Events
DEVELOP 3D Live 2020 New Date November 3rd at Sheffield University ctagon and INOX Building, Durham Road Sheffield United Kingdom - Nov 3, 2020
Digital Twin 2020 - Now in November 2020 at Melbourne FL - Nov 4 - 5, 2020
Sensors Expo & Conference at McEnery Convention Center SAN JOSE CA - Nov 16 - 18, 2020
Spatial 3D Insider Summit - Free VR Event! at United States - Nov 16 - 17, 2020
Kenesto: 30 day trial



© 2020 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
670 Aberdeen Way, Milpitas, CA 95035
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise