Aerohive Networks Appoints Curt Garner to Board of Directors

Aerohive Networks announced that Curt Garner has been appointed to its Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.

Curt is a proven business executive that brings more than 20 years of IT experience to Aerohive’s Board.

“We are pleased to welcome Curt to our Board,” said David Flynn, chief executive officer, Aerohive Networks. “We believe Curt’s extensive leadership and IT experience, especially in mobility and retail, will provide invaluable insights as Aerohive continues to scale.”

Garner is the Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Starbucks, where he oversees global technology and engineering services for all Starbucks businesses and serves as a member of the Starbucks senior leadership team.

Before being appointed EVP and CIO in March 2012, Curt held several technology leadership positions within Starbucks and was responsible for developing strategies and technology platforms that supported Starbucks’ early entry into global markets.

Read the full press release here.