Virtium Adds Top Industry Innovators to Board of Directors
Virtium, a solutions-driven provider of industrial memory and embedded solid-state drive (SSDs) storage products, announced that David Bradford and Timothy Leyden have joined the company’s board of directors as of August 7, 2015, according to a Business Wire press release.
Bradford served as an executive, chief operating officer or chairman at high-technology industry leaders such as Novell, HireVue, 3D-View.com and Fusion-io (acquired by SanDisk), a company that revolutionized the corporate data center with its innovative solid memory devices. In 2013, Mr. Bradford was inducted into the Utah Technology Hall of Fame and won the “CEO and Executive-of-the-Year" award of that state. He is currently a professor of entrepreneurship at the University of Utah.
Leyden brings to the Virtium board over 40 years of global financial and operational experience in hardware, software, semiconductor and consumer industries and he has more than 20 years experience in the data storage industry. Most recently, until his retirement in September 2014, he served as chief financial officer of Western Digital Corp. (WDC), an industry-leading developer and manufacturer of data storage solutions.