For Immediate Release
Seattle, WA -
Point B, Inc., an integrated management consulting, digital studio, venture investment, and real estate development firm, has appointed Russell Stockdale to its Board of Directors. In this role, Stockdale will help influence continued strategic growth for Point B, which has realized 18% revenue growth and a 50% growth in new clients in the first quarter of 2018.
Stockdale’s appointment expands Point B’s Board to eight members, and his deep understanding of technology trends, product management expertise and go-to-market strategies bring unique insight and perspective to firm leadership.
“We plan to be bold as we expand our capabilities during this transformative wave of technology and digital change for customers,” said Point B Chief Executive Officer Mike Pongon. “Russ’ rich history in the development and growth of major U.S. technology businesses will help our teams and customers succeed in complex, disruptive environments.”
Stockdale brings an impressive track record of rapidly growing technology businesses, defining and operationalizing business strategy and integrating acquisitions to the Point B Board of Directors. He is the former Vice President and General Manager of EMC & Dell EMC’s Cloud Data Protection unit, former Vice President and General Manager of SMB Solutions at VMware, and former Vice President of Microsoft’s Business Solutions and Knowledge Worker Solutions Groups, among other executive leadership positions. Stockdale holds a Master’s of Business Administration from the Wharton School and a Bachelor of Science with Distinction in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Eastside Health Alliance and the Stockdale Family Foundation, and is an Advisory Board member for Tignis. He is a former Advisory Board member for AllSeniorHomes.com, and a former Foundation Board member for the University of Washington Autism Center.
“Point B has 23-year track record of success in helping clients succeed in hyper-competitive, ever-changing environments,” said Russell Stockdale. “The firm is taking bold steps towards the future, and it’s an exciting time to be a part of the organization.”
Point B’s technology practice and digital studio provides tangible, measureable value for clients in cybersecurity, cloud transformation, business collaboration, IT advisory, IT infrastructure, and business and analytics. The firm’s capabilities in these areas help Point B clients realize success with the unprecedented and increasingly complex digital challenges needed to transform, compete and thrive in today’s business environment.