Flint Brenton, CEO of CollabNet and an Operating Partner at Vector Capital, has joined the Vendor Forum on DEVOPSdigest.
Brenton has extensive experience leading innovative software companies and has an exceptional track record of accelerating growth through product innovation and sales execution. Prior to CollabNet and Vector, he served as President and CEO of AccelOps and Tidal Software. At both AccelOps and Tidal Software, Brenton more than tripled sales under his tenure while focusing both companies on disruptive product introductions. Brenton also served as VP of Advanced Services and as SVP of Engineering for Cisco's cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) software offerings.
During his 25-year career, Brenton also served as SVP and GM of NetIQ's Security and Administration business unit and has held various leadership positions at NetIQ, Compaq Computer Corporation, BMC Software, and IBM. He received a master's in business and public management from Rice University and a bachelor of science degree from Mount Union College.
CollabNet, a Vector Capital-owned provider of open Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), helps enterprises and government organizations develop and deliver high-quality software at speed. CollabNet is winner of the 2016 Best of Interop Award and the "Best in Show" winner in the application lifecycle management (ALM) and development tools category of the SD Times 100 for 13 consecutive years, recognizing TeamForge for its innovation. Also a gold winner of the 2016 Golden Bridge Awards, CollabNet offers innovative solutions, provides consulting and Agile training services and proudly supports more than 10,000 customers with 6 million users in 100 countries.