Samanage Adds Former Salesforce Executive to Board of Directors
Dan Dal Degan to Support the Accelerated Growth of the Enterprise Service Management Solution
CARY, NC — November 3, 2016 — Samanage, an Enterprise Service Management company, today announced the appointment of Salesforce veteran Dan Dal Degan to its Board of Directors. Dal Degan’s vast experience in sales leadership will help prepare and bolster Samanage as expansion opportunities arise.
“The addition of a seasoned industry executive is a vote of confidence in our position in the service management space and a ticket to a very exclusive club of cloud leaders,” said Doron Gordon, Founder and CEO of Samanage. “We are thrilled to join an elite group of companies and help our customers solve today’s service management challenges. With Dal Degan, we look forward to moving into enterprise-size opportunities in direct competition with legacy vendors such as ServiceNow and BMC.”
Throughout his 30 years of experience, Dal Degan has worked for or advised six companies, five of which successfully IPO’d. Prior to Salesforce, Dal Degan held positions at Oracle, Siebel Systems, Sybase, Ensighten, and Synchrony. As one of the first 100 employees at Salesforce, Dal Degan left the company with more than 12,000 employees and over $4 billion in sales. During his tenure at Salesforce, Dal Degan was responsible for more than 15 percent of total worldwide bookings.
“Samanage has quickly emerged as a game-changing solution in service management. By delivering flexible, powerful IT processes and tools, Samanage serves the diverse needs of small companies to global enterprises,” said Dal Degan. “In my 11 years in sales leadership roles at Salesforce, I’ve seen successful partner solutions focus on a particular industry or departmental function. Samanage is unique in its compelling appeal across departments and industries. I’m very excited to join the talented, experienced Samanage team and be part of the journey to category leadership.”
Under the leadership of Dal Degan, Samanage strives to optimize the experience for users participating in service delivery, the service success platform will become the solution that every service provider within an organization uses.
Samanage, the service success company, is the most reviewed and highest rated IT service desk solution. We are redefining employee service experiences by empowering organizations to maximize the potential from their most important asset – their people. Samanage’s cloud-based employee service management platform is smart, easy to use, and inspires companies ranging from startups to global market leaders to simplify complex tasks and automate services across their entire organization. With more than 2,000 customers around the world in a variety of vertical markets, our software can be tailored to meet specific service needs.