NEW YORK – Apr. 12, 2016 – NS1 today announced recent additions to the company’s executive team that will help support the rapid growth and growing demand for the company’s intelligent DNS and traffic management platform. Aaron Pullin was appointed CFO and Jonathan Lewis was appointed vice president, product.
Aaron Pullin, CFO:
- Pullin brings a wide range of experience to the financial operations of NS1. With more than 10 years of financial strategy and accounting operations experience, he is excited about the innovative technology the company is building and its potential application across the Internet.
- Prior to NS1, Pullin served as CFO of Net Access, a provider of data center colocation, where he was placed as the company’s first CFO and ultimately led the company through its acquisition by Cologix in 2015. Before that, he was CFO at Voxel dot Net, a global managed hosting and cloud company, where he was actively involved in the company’s acquisition by Internap. He also served as controller at Embrace Technologies (acquired by BluePrint Technologies) and as senior financial analyst at InfoHighway Communications (acquired by Broadview Networks). He is a Certified Public Accountant and received his B.B.A from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.
Jonathan Lewis, VP of Product:
- Lewis was attracted to NS1 for the opportunity to work with a very talented and innovative team of engineers and technologists all focused on helping customers gain the benefits that next-generation DNS has to offer. He brings over 25 years of experience in the IT industry in a career comprising product management, product marketing, customer service and systems engineering roles.
- Prior to NS1, Lewis led teams at Nortel that brought numerous network and security products to market including IPsec gateways, SSL VPNs and end point security. He played key product marketing roles, contributing to the success of mid-size and start-up companies, including Arbor Networks and SSH Communications Security. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from McGill University, an M.B.A. from Bentley College and a CISSP certification.
Kris Beevers, cofounder and CEO of NS1, said: “We are very excited to add two experienced leaders to the NS1 team. Their energy and excitement in support of our innovative technology will further solidify our position as a leader in the application delivery optimization and management market.”
NS1’s intelligent DNS and traffic management platform, with its data-driven architecture and unique Filter Chain routing engine, is purpose-built for the most demanding, mission-critical applications on the Internet. NS1’s comprehensive platform technology leverages infrastructure, application, and network data to make intelligent routing decisions in real time, ensuring optimal application performance and reliability. NS1’s customers include Yelp, Imgur, MaxCDN, Collective Media, OneLogin and many more.