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Silk Announces Appointment of Kevin Carroll as Vice President, Solution Architecture Lead

Needham, MA – July 2, 2024Silk today announced the appointment of Kevin Carroll as its new VP, Solution Architecture. In this role, Carroll will be responsible for driving technical sales strategies, fostering customer relationships, and leading the Solution Architecture team to deliver exceptional value to our clients.

Carroll brings over 21 years of experience in Cloud Hosting, Database, and Complex Application Services, with a proven track record of success in technical sales and customer engagement. Prior to joining Silk, he held the position of General Manager, Applications at Rackspace Technologies, where he defined strategy and led the Product, Solution Architecture, and Delivery organizations.

“We are thrilled to welcome Kevin Carroll to our team,” said Chris Baddeley, SVP of Global Sales, at Silk. “His extensive technical experience and strong understanding of the cloud space will be invaluable as we continue to expand our market presence and deliver cutting-edge solutions to our customers.”

In his new role, Carroll will lead efforts to enhance the technical expertise of the sales team and will collaborate with clients to ensure their technical and business needs are met with the highest standards. He will also play a key role in shaping the future direction of our technical sales initiatives and enablement.

“I am excited to join Silk and look forward to working with such a passionate team,” said Carroll. “Customers are eager to overcome key hurdles to cloud adoption and Silk is the solution they need. I am committed to leveraging my experience to drive growth and deliver outstanding results for our customers.”

Carroll holds a Business degree from Babson College.

About Silk

Silk enables organizations to migrate and run their most complex business-critical applications in the public cloud while continuously optimizing performance, reliability, and costs. Silk’s data services eliminate the need to copy production data for Dev/Test teams, increasing their agility and enabling production data to be levearged for Generative AI. Silk leverages over 20 technology patents so customers can effortlessly unlock the full potential of the public cloud in a fraction of the time. Silk is headquartered outside of Boston, MA.


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