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TimeBridge Surpasses 500K Users, Adds International GM to Executive TeamNew VP of Engineering and General Manager Joins to Lead Israeli Operations as Company Grows (April 21, 2010)
BERKELEY, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/21/10 -- TimeBridge, the service that helps busy professionals schedule and run great meetings, today announced that it has surpassed 500,000 users as its user base expands. Further, the company announced the addition of Eitan Cohen as Vice President of Engineering and General Manager of TimeBridge's Israel offices. As TimeBridge grows its meeting productivity offerings, Cohen will be responsible for TimeBridge's overall product development as well as its Israel-based division.
"We are gratified to pass the half-million user mark and already see 2010 as a year of accelerating growth for the company," said Yori Nelken, CEO of TimeBridge. "Eitan is a key addition to the TimeBridge executive team, and will help us reach our aggressive growth goals. Eitan's talent and experience will play an important role as we continue to aggressively expand our services and capabilities to bring a greater offering to our growing user community."
In recent months, TimeBridge has added significant new features and functions to its service. These include partner integrations with Evernote, Box.net and LinkedIn, as well as the launch of TimeBridge's new Meeting Room, its Google Calendar Gadget and its recent unveiling of the new personal scheduling offering MeetWith.Me. TimeBridge also recently announced its availability in the new Google Apps Marketplace during its grand opening, giving Google Apps customers an additional channel by which to implement TimeBridge for company-wide simplified scheduling and meeting coordination. These recent enhancements to the service give the tool greater dexterity to meet the growing needs and expectations of their expanding user base.
Eitan Cohen brings more than 15 years of extensive executive management experience in product management, development and customer service. Cohen was most recently the Israeli General Manager of Verix, where he managed key accounts, business development, customer service and product development/R&D. Prior to Verix, Cohen held senior management positions and led teams at Blue Pumpkin Software and Nice Systems. Always working closely with engineering and product development, Cohen began his career as a software engineer for Amdocs.
"This is an incredible time to join TimeBridge," said Eitan Cohen, TimeBridge VP of Engineering and GM of Israeli Operations. "TimeBridge has long been the leader in productivity around scheduling and running meetings more effectively. The growing adoption of businesses and individuals of TimeBridge creates a great opportunity for TimeBridge to capitalize on its leadership and even further expand its customer base and I'm thrilled to be part of making that happen."
Connect with TimeBridge for more information about how to schedule and run great meetings.
TimeBridge provides an intuitive web app that helps busy professionals schedule and run great meetings. TimeBridge makes it easy to find a time to meet, set an agenda, coordinate logistics, conduct a phone or web conference, and document decisions and actions. TimeBridge syncs across time zones and most popular calendars, including Google, Outlook and Apple iCal. TimeBridge for iPhone is available for download in the Apple App Store. TimeBridge is based in Berkeley, California and is backed by blue-chip venture capital firms Mayfield Fund and Norwest Venture Partners.
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