IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AllDigital Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:ADGL), recently recognized as one of Streaming Media Magazine's "Streaming Media 100," which honors the most innovative and influential companies in the online video industry, has announced the addition of a new member to its executive team – Michael Linos as executive vice president of sales. Linos will oversee all aspects of AllDigital's sales and business development functions and will serve on AllDigital's Board of Directors.
"In addition to our recent hires of Barbara Crofts as CFO and Brad Eisenstein as COO, we continue to build a world-class executive management team," said Paul Summers, chairman and CEO of AllDigital. "I worked closely with Michael at VitalStream where he helped build a scalable team of sales professionals, built an amazing network of strategic partners and helped position the company for a transition to NASDAQ and ultimate sale. I'm deeply honored that Michael would join our team as a director, investor and senior executive. His leadership will be instrumental in our strategy to establish AllDigital as the leader in providing ultra low latency ("ULL") solutions to the digital broadcasting industry."
Linos helped NTT/Verio create and grow their enterprise hosting sales organization nationwide, delivering $50M in annual revenue. His strong experience in sales includes taking VitalStream from $5M to $20M in sales in less than two years, and leading the sales team at BandCon with over $20M in revenue before the company was acquired by Highwinds. He started his career at IBM as a sales representative, selling technology solutions to Fortune 500 companies."I'm extremely excited to work again with Paul Summers, Tim Napoleon and Steve Smith at AllDigital and have the chance to serve as a member of the senior leadership team," said Linos. "I'm looking forward to strengthening AllDigital's sales channels and enhancing its leadership position in the digital broadcasting space."