Archive for June, 2011

Robert Cruickshank Named CTO of Rev2

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Q&A with Rev2′s Robert Cruickshank | [audio (6:49)] | [pdf]

Press Release

VALHALLA, N.Y., June 7, 2011 – Rev2, the leading provider of next-generation risk management solutions, today announced that Robert F. Cruickshank has joined the rapidly growing company as its first Chief Technology Officer.  Cruickshank joins Rev2 from Cablevision Systems Corp., where he was VP of the Customer Service Operations Center, spearheading deployment and use of next-generation solutions, including Rev2’s RiskView® application.

At Cablevision, Cruickshank had the pivotal role of simplifying Call Center tools with network health Go/No-Go metrics to streamline and efficiently deliver outstanding service to Cablevision’s customers.  Cruickshank forged communications among various teams including customer service, field operations, network operations and engineering.  Prior to Cablevision, Cruickshank led the development of the DOCSIS world standard cable modem at Cable Television Laboratories.  Cruickshank has had an accomplished career in the cable and telecommunications industries, with senior management positions at ARRIS, C-COR, Road Runner, and AT&T Bell Laboratories.

At Rev2, Cruickshank will be responsible for ongoing development of Rev’s RiskView application, the evolution of the company’s technology roadmap, the day-to-day success of customer implementations, and customer communications.

“We are thrilled that Bob is joining us at this critical juncture in our growth,” said Lou Steinberg, CEO of Rev2.  “His experience managing risk in fast-paced mission-critical environments is a valuable foundation for providing excellent solutions for our customers across all verticals.”

“I’m excited to be joining Rev2 during this period of expanding demand for risk management solutions,” said Cruickshank. “This company has come a long way in a short period of time and has already gained an outstanding reputation in the industry for offering an incredibly valuable and necessary solution.”

A veteran of the US Air Force, Cruickshank was second in command of Lockheed C-130H Hercules cargo aircraft from 1987-1995.  He received his undergraduate and masters’ degrees in mechanical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.  In addition, he completed five years of post-graduate work in Internet-based intelligent building energy conservation at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

About Rev2

Rev2 is the leading provider of next-generation risk management solutions.  Our RiskView® Risk Concentration Analysis™ framework identifies, compares and prioritizes vulnerabilities throughout the business. Rev2 offers tailored RiskView solutions for Service Providers, Manufacturers, Financial Services, Government organizations, and other Enterprises.

RiskView solutions enable our customers to identify the risks that represent the business’s greatest vulnerabilities, and address these vulnerabilities before they impact the bottom line.  This provides them with an unprecedented competitive advantage by helping them to maximize the realization of existing business opportunities.  Our customers typically realize ROI within weeks.

Contact us today for a Proof of Concept tailored to your business: 400 Columbus Ave., Suite 240E, Valhalla, N.Y. 10595, 914.614.8600. http://rev2.com, infoatrev2dotcom.

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