One International Place
100 Oliver Street
Boston, MA 02110
- Allison Kent Trumbull '00
- Thayer Academy Alumni Association
- Headmaster Ted Koskores '70, P '10, '13
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The goal of the Tigers Networking Breakfast Series
is to bring alumni and parents together.
Brief presentations by guest speakers
are paired with the opportunity to connect with
other members of the Thayer Community.
Contact information will be shared with the attendees via email
following the event.
SPEAKER Jim Sullivan
With 23 years of experience in the enterprise technology industry, Jim Sullivan has a remarkable track record in priming both emerging and established companies for rapid global growth.
Mr. Sullivan has served as President of Actifio since Feb 2011, during which time the company has expanded into 22 countries around the world. Actifio is now on pace to become the fastest growing storage industry startup ever. Actifio is an information technology and software company that produces a data protection product with integrated data backup and disaster recovery features.
Prior to Actifio, Mr. Sullivan served as President of enterprise storage technology provider XIV, where he was responsible for the company's go-to-market model, guiding the direction of sales, marketing, and global services operations. After XIV was acquired by IBM in 2008, Jim served as the Vice President of IBM Storage.
Before XIV he was the Chief Executive Officer of CentrePath Network, and prior to that spent 12-years helping to grow EMC Corporation from $80 Million in annual global sales to over $10 billion.
Jim Sullivan is a Member of the Young Presidents' Organization and he remains active at his alma mater Boston College, serving as a member of the Technology Council since 2003.