Bigleaf Networks ushers in 2024 with dynamic team reinforcement
BEAVERTON, OR, January 30, 2024 — Bigleaf Networks, a leading provider of network optimization solutions, today announced the significant expansion of its team as it steers into the new year with fresh talent and expertise. The company has strategically bolstered its workforce with the appointment of three industry authorities: Morgan Armstrong as VP of People, Jessica Vrbanoff as Midwest Channel Manager, and Brad Evans as Senior Sales Engineer.
Morgan Armstrong joins Bigleaf Networks with a wealth of experience in human resources, particularly in the tech and startup ecosystem. With over a decade of experience, Morgan has been instrumental in architecting people-centered strategies that align seamlessly with business goals. Her tenure at Portland-based tech giants like Jama Software and Puppet, coupled with her successful consultancy for various early and mid-stage startups, underscores her proficiency in steering organizations toward their future aspirations. “Morgan’s deep-seated belief that people are a company’s greatest asset is exactly the mindset we want as we continue to grow and innovate,” said Greg Davis, CEO of Bigleaf Networks.
Jessica Vrbanoff steps into the role of Midwest Channel Manager, bringing with her a profound understanding of partner support and channel management, honed through her significant contributions at GigTel since 2021. Jessica’s adeptness in nurturing partner relations and her strategic approach to channel management are set to fortify Bigleaf’s presence and growth in the Midwest.
Brad Evans, with an illustrious career spanning over 25 years, is appointed as the Senior Sales Engineer. His extensive background in Communications and Information Systems, coupled with a proven track record in enhancing business profitability and customer satisfaction, makes him an invaluable addition to the Bigleaf team. Brad’s expertise in diverse technical domains, including LAN, WAN, SD-WAN, and various as-a-service models, further positions Bigleaf Networks at the forefront of delivering cutting-edge network solutions.
“Each of these new team members brings a unique set of skills and experiences that are crucial for our next phase of growth. With Morgan’s strategic human resource leadership, Jessica’s channel management acumen, and Brad’s technical expertise, we are more equipped than ever to provide unmatched service and innovative solutions to our clients,” added Davis.
This strategic team expansion underscores Bigleaf Networks’ commitment to excellence and innovation, setting the stage for a year of growth and success.
Bigleaf Networks provides internet connectivity without complexity, making it easy for IT pros and their organizations to conduct business on the internet with confidence. Bigleaf’s unique network optimization solution adapts traffic to circuit conditions in real-time to preserve application performance and optimize user productivity despite circuit degradations or outages. The Bigleaf solution integrates seamlessly with established firewalls, ISPs, and applications, takes only minutes to install, and works unattended to provide immediate relief and value. Founded in 2012 in Portland, Oregon, Bigleaf Networks is investor-backed and provides service across North America and Europe. To learn more, visit www.bigleaf.net.
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