Seasoned financial executive Bob Tirva joins Intermedia
Mountain View, Calif. – August 24, 2016 – Intermedia, a leading cloud business applications provider, announced today that Bob Tirva has joined the company as its new Chief Financial Officer. Tirva joins Intermedia from Dropbox, Inc., bringing with him more than 25 years of financial management experience.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Bob to the Intermedia executive team,” said Michael Gold, CEO of Intermedia. “Bob brings an ideal combination of skillsets from public and pre-IPO growth companies to support our next chapter of growth. Over the past five years, we have grown dramatically, having more than tripled our revenues, operating profits, users and product offerings. We are grateful to departing CFO, Scott Allen, for all that he’s done in his time with the company, and look forward to continued success under Bob’s financial leadership.”
“Intermedia is a long-standing cloud leader,” said Tirva. “Building on its success as the largest independent provider of Microsoft® Exchange in the cloud, Intermedia has diversified its offerings with proprietary services like SecuriSync® backup and file sharing and Cloud PBX, various security products, archiving, mobility, and third-party services such as Office 365™ productivity applications. Intermedia is uniquely positioned in multiple fast-growing cloud IT markets with a broad-reaching network of over 6,000 partners, and I’m delighted to be a part of the exciting road ahead.”
As Dropbox’s Corporate Controller, Tirva was responsible for developing the company’s accounting organization, including the improvement of controls, increasing oversight of business operations, and optimizing its global financial systems.
Prior to Dropbox, Tirva spent nearly 14 years at Broadcom Corporation, holding a range of finance roles of increasing responsibility, including Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Vice President of Finance. Before Broadcom, Tirva held positions with IBM Corporation, Navistar Financial Corporation and Ernst & Young. Tirva earned an MBA from Yale and a bachelor of business administration degree in Accounting from Notre Dame.
Intermedia is a one-stop shop for cloud business applications. Its Office in the Cloud™ suite integrates the essential IT services that companies need to do business, including email, voice, file backup and sharing, conferencing, instant messaging, identity and access management, mobility, security and archiving. Office in the Cloud goes beyond unified communications to encompass a wide breadth of fundamental IT services, delivered by a single provider.
Think of Office in the Cloud as your “Business Cloud Platform.” Intermedia’s services are integrated into its HostPilot® control panel. There’s just one login, one password, one bill and one source of support, which creates significant cross-service efficiencies for both users and IT administrators. Intermedia offers enterprise-grade security, a 99.999% uptime service level agreement and 24/7 phone support with typical hold times of less than 60 seconds.
Intermedia’s over 700 employees serve over 75,000 businesses and 6,000 active partners, including VARs, MSPs, key distributors and telecoms. Its award-winning Partner Program lets partners sell under their own brand with control over billing, pricing and other elements of their customer relationships. Intermedia is the world’s largest independent provider of cloud-based Exchange.
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