PALO ALTO, Calif.ServiceRocket, a leader in software adoption, announced today the appointment of Michael DiFilippo to the company’s board of directors. DiFilippo currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at AppDirect, the leading technology platform for selling, distributing, and managing cloud-based services. He brings more than twenty-five years’ experience in finance, accounting, and business development leadership roles with public companies and venture capital/private equity-funded technology startups including Software as a Service (SaaS) companies. Prior to AppDirect, DiFilippo was Division CFO for the Mobility Apps Division of Citrix Systems, acquired by LogMeIn Inc. January 2017; CFO at MuleSoft with responsibility for all staff functions plus sales operations and helped scale the company during its early growth stage; CFO at Intelleflex, where he streamlined operations and optimized cash flow; and VP Finance at Symbol Technologies, where he oversaw product finance and helped scale business analytics, reporting and financial planning.
Now in its third cohort, ServiceRocket’s technology bootcamp in Kuala Lumpur is a pioneering program preparing the next generation of computer science graduates by helping them develop the skills they need to work with the hottest technologies in Silicon Valley. ServiceRocket started the Tech Bootcamp in an effort to close the gap between computer science formal education and the skills graduates need to be successful in today’s high-tech world. Bootcamp curriculum now covers Support Skills, Troubleshooting Skills, Collaborative Intelligence, Linux Skills, Puppet Fundamentals, Confluence Fundamentals and JIRA Fundamentals, to name of few.
ServiceRocket hosted a Women In Technology panel in Santiago, Chile featuring two of Silicon Valley's Women of Influence: ServiceRocket's COO, Erin Rand and VP of Marketing, Colleen Blake who was also named one of Silicon Valley's top 40 Under 40.