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CloudBerry Lab™ Appoints Veeam Veteran as Vice President of Technical Marketing

Former Veeam executive, Doug Hazelman, brings more than 20 years of experience in the software industry and startups to CloudBerry

New York, NY – January 30, 2018 – CloudBerry ™, the No. 1 cross-platform cloud backup software company, today announced that Doug Hazelman has been joined the company as Vice President of Technical Marketing. Based in St. Petersburg, FL, Hazelman will lead CloudBerry in building a strong community amongst Managed Service Provider (MSP) partners as well as loyal customers. Hazelman will be working on several community initiatives around CloudBerry solutions.

“We’re thrilled to have Doug join the CloudBerry team,“ said Alexey Serkov, CTO at CloudBerry. Doug’s talents and experience in data backup technology will help us build momentum for the company’s growth and success. We welcome Doug’s expertise in delivering technology focused thought leadership and believe he will truly help us take CloudBerry to the next level.”

Hazelman has a proven track record of helping small software companies reach new heights. Most recently, Hazelman was Vice President of Product Strategy at Veeam Software. While at Veeam for nearly 10 years, Hazelman helped build a community of loyal Veeam and virtualization enthusiasts. Hazelman was a member of the Veeam executive committee and helped the team determine the technology direction of the company as well as understand the markets and demands of the industry.

”As more companies and service providers continue to embrace the cloud and move their backup architecture, the opportunity for CloudBerry to fulfill those demands increases,” said Hazelman. “CloudBerry has a unique set of cloud solutions, not only for the small business market but also for the MSP market through their SaaS-based Managed Backup Service. It’s an exciting time to join the team and I’m looking forward to making an impact on customer adoption, technology advancement, and overall company growth and awareness, as well as working alongside several team members that have been previous colleagues.”

CloudBerry recently announced availability of CloudBerry Backup 5.8 with ransomware protection. Ransomware attacks have become more prevalent, with victims losing access to critical business and personal data. CloudBerry is committed to security, and this update protects customers’ backups when ransomware is detected.

About CloudBerry Lab:

CloudBerry Lab™ provides leading, cross-platform, cloud backup and disaster recovery solutions, which are integrated with major public cloud services, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. CloudBerry Backup includes powerful, easy-to-use backup and disaster recovery capabilities, file-level and image-based backups, disaster recovery to virtual machines in the cloud, and item-level restore. CloudBerry Backup runs on Windows, macOS, and Linux operating systems as well as on a variety of NAS devices. CloudBerry also provides a turnkey, white-label data protection service to thousands of VARs and MSPs to help them build their brand in the cloud backup market. CloudBerry Lab is an Amazon Web Services Advanced Technology Partner with a Storage Competency recognition. For more information, please visit