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Internap Corp (INAP.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Peter Aquino

55 2016 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

James Keeley

52 2018 Chief Financial Officer

Richard Diegnan

48 2016 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Mike Higgins

2015 Senior Vice President - Business Development

Joanna Lanni

48 2018 Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President, Corporate Controller

Patricia Watkins

2015 Vice President - Global Channel Sales

Peter Bell

51 2014 Senior Vice President - Global Sales

Gary Pfeiffer

68 2007 Independent Director

David Potts

60 2017 Independent Director

Peter Rogers

61 2016 Independent Director

Lance Weaver

63 2017 Independent Director

Debora Wilson

60 2010 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Peter Aquino

Mr. Peter D. Aquino has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company, effective September 19, 2016. He has over 30 years of telecom, media and technology experience. Mr. Aquino is the founder and, since 2013, has been President, Chairman and CEO of Broad Valley Capital, LLC, which provides advisory services and capital to improve business operations, productivity and asset value. In 2014, Mr. Aquino founded Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks Inc., a Mid- Atlantic fiber and wireless infrastructure services provider and has served as its CEO since formation. Mr. Aquino served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Primus Telecommunications Group, Inc. (“PTGi”) (NYSE: PTGI) from October 2010 to January 2013 and as Executive Chairman from January 2013 to April 2013. Under Mr. Aquino’s leadership, PTGi expanded into an integrated telecommunications company serving consumer and business customers with voice, data, high capacity fiber and datacenter services in several markets around the world. Prior to PTGi, Mr. Aquino was the President and CEO of RCN Corporation (Nasdaq: RCNI) from December 2004 until its sale in August 2010. Mr. Aquino led the company post-bankruptcy, and transformed RCN into an all-digital HDTV cable multiple-system operator in five major U.S. markets. Earlier in his career, Mr. Aquino led the construction and operation of Veninfoltel LLC of Venezuela (now branded NetUno), one of the first Triple Play companies in Latin America. Mr. Aquino serves on the Boards of Directors of Lumos Networks (Nasdaq: LMOS) and FairPoint Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: FRP). Mr. Aquino also served on the Board of Directors of TiVo, Inc. (Nasdaq: TIVO) from 2010 until September 2016.

James Keeley

Mr. James C. Keeley is Chief Financial Officer of the company. He has over 25 years of financial and accounting leadership experience covering a diverse set of industries. Since 2017, Mr. Keeley was the Chief Financial Officer of Tahzoo, LLC, a privately held digital marketing and systems integrator. From 2014 to 2017, he provided financial consulting services for small-to-medium sized businesses, including serving as Chief Financial Officer of Icore Networks Inc. and General Manager of the Virginia office of Vonage Holdings Corporation, after its acquisition of Icore. From 2009 to 2013, Mr. Keeley held various financial and accounting positions of increasing seniority at Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated, including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer. Prior to 2009, Mr. Keeley held various financial reporting and accounting positions with FBR Capital Markets Corporation, and 3SI Security Systems, Inc. and with two publicly traded companies, The Pep Boys—Manny, Moe & Jack and David’s Bridal, Inc. Mr. Keeley is a certified public accountant. Mr. Keeley holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fairmont State College.

Richard Diegnan

Mr. Richard P. Diegnan, Jr. has been appointed as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of the Company, effective November 21, 2016. Mr. Diegnan, has over 17 years of experience as an attorney representing a diverse group of clients. He has been a partner at Diegnan & Brophy, LLC since its founding in 2005, and concentrates his practice in corporate counseling, mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions, real estate, land use planning and commercial disputes. Mr. Diegnan served as General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks Inc. Since 2011, Mr. Diegnan has served as General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer to Travel Tripper LLC, a hotel web technology company. Mr. Diegnan began his legal career at McCarter & English LLP from 1999 to 2000 and Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP from 2000 to 2005. Mr. Diegnan is licensed to practice in New York and New Jersey and earned his Bachelors of Science in Finance from Providence College, Masters in Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickenson University and Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law.

Mike Higgins

Mr. Mike Higgins has been appointed as Senior Vice President - Business Development of the Company. This is a new position for the company that will focus on driving growth through customer acquisition and retention, with an emphasis on strategic accounts. Higgins has a 20-year history of building and maintaining customer relationships, and most recently served as the senior vice president of Internap's Data Center Services team. In this role, he was responsible for colocation product management and data center design and engineering. Higgins first came to Internap in 2004 as its vice president of financial planning and analysis. With today's appointment, his former team will be further integrated into the Data Center and Network Services business unit under Steven Orchard , its senior vice president and general manager. Prior to Internap, Higgins held numerous leadership roles in finance, operations and business development over an 18-year career span while at MCI, where he was most recently vice president of business operations. In this role, he directed the sales planning efforts for each of the business market segments, which included product planning, customer acquisition efforts, product line profitability and product integration. Higgins holds an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Bridgeport and a B.S. in Accounting from Villanova University .

Joanna Lanni

Ms. Joanna Lanni is appointed as Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President, Corporate Controller of the company effective January 8, 2018. She has nearly 20 years of financial and accounting leadership experience covering a diverse set of industries. Ms. Lanni served as a Vice Present, Corporate Controller for Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNCR) since 2015 and Corporate Controller from 2014 to 2015. Prior to Synchronoss, Ms. Lanni served as Technical Accounting Director of Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: IART). Prior to Integra, from 1998 to 2012, Ms. Lanni held various positions with Ernst & Young LLP, leading audit engagement teams and audit planning for clients. Ms. Lanni is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.S in Accounting from Rutgers University.

Patricia Watkins

Ms. Patricia Watkins is Vice President - Global Channel Sales of Internap Corporation. In this role, Watkins is focused on growing Internap's channel business by increasing partner productivity with new incentive programs and improved relationship management, as well as expanding the company's breadth of partners to meet growing demand for its high-performance, hybrid infrastructure solutions, including OpenStack-powered public cloud and bare-metal cloud, high-density colocation and managed hosting. Watkins brings to Internap more than 20 years of experience leading both direct and indirect enterprise sales organizations, strategic alliances and business development for some of the world's largest technology companies. At Internap, she reports to Peter Bell , senior vice president of global sales. Previously, Watkins served as vice president of sales for Avaya, a provider of cloud-based business collaboration and communications solutions. Watkins also held numerous sales and business development leadership roles at Hewlett Packard, most recently as a data center and cloud sales leader, where she successfully launched the Americas SaaS initiative. Watkins also held sales management roles at AT&T, NCR and Teradata. Watkins will attend the 2015 Cloud Partners Summit taking place September 16-18 in Boston , where Internap is an exhibitor. At the summit, Internap General Manager and Senior Vice President of Cloud and Hosting, Satish Hemachandran , and COLOTRAQ CEO, Dany Bouchedid , will co-present the session, " Decoding the Hybrid Buzz ." In booth 324, Internap will showcase its high-performance cloud and hosting services, as well as its MIRO Controller, an on-premise route-optimization appliance that directs network traffic over the fastest path to improve application performance and optimize network costs.

Peter Bell

Mr. Peter G. Bell has been appointed to Senior Vice President - Global Sales of Internap Network Services Corporation. In this role, he will oversee Internap’s worldwide sales organization in driving new business opportunities and accelerating adoption of Internap’s performance-optimized hybrid cloud, hosting and colocation services. With more than 25 years of sales leadership experience, Bell brings a versatile and proven record of creating profitable growth and building and energizing global sales teams to deliver cloud hosting infrastructure and communications solutions throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Prior to Internap, he held numerous executive sales and market development roles at some of the world’s leading communications companies. Before NTT, Bell served as Global Crossing’s senior vice president of their global partner program, where he led the GPP team in delivering IP and Ethernet-based infrastructure to multinational corporations around the world, increasing the sales pipeline by more than 30 percent. Prior to this, he was vice president of sales at BT Global Services, driving sales of IT and application-based networking solutions throughout the U.S. and Canada, resulting in more than $300 million in new contracts. He also served as senior vice president of sales at WilTel Communications – which was acquired by Level 3 Communications – where he managed a team of more than 300 for its enterprise and infrastructure sales channels. Bell began his career in international sales at Cable & Wireless, where he spent more than a decade in sales management and market development roles in the U.S., U.K. and Hong Kong. Mr. Bell holds a B.S. in Mass Communications from Emerson College and attended the INSEAD School of Business.

Gary Pfeiffer

Mr. Gary M. Pfeiffer is an Independent Director of InterNAP Network Services Corporation. He has served as a director since 2007. Mr. Pfeiffer’s experience includes public company officer, finance and accounting experience, corporate leadership experience, international operations experience, public sector experience as well as service on the boards of directors of other public companies, including service as non-executive chairman of the board of directors and chairman of audit, compensation and executive committees. This experience includes services as Chief Financial Officer and in other senior finance roles and in senior roles involving executive management during his more than 32 years with E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont), complex, technology-based, multinational science-based products and services company. During his career with DuPont, Mr. Pfeiffer held a variety of financial and business leadership positions in the United States, Brazil and Japan. From 1997 to 2006, Mr. Pfeiffer served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DuPont. Mr. Pfeiffer also served as Secretary of Finance for the State of Delaware from January 2009 through June 2009. Mr. Pfeiffer is a member of the board of directors of Quest Diagnostics, Inc. and serves as non-executive Chairman of the board of directors of The Talbots, Inc. Mr. Pfeiffer also is non-executive chairman of the board of directors of Christiana Care Health System, a not-for-profit regional hospital system, and serves on the Advisory Board of Greentech Capital Investments. Mr. Pfeiffer holds a B.A. and an M.B.A. from the College of William and Mary in Virginia.

David Potts

Mr. David B. Potts is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Potts serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of ARRIS since 2004 and previously was responsible for the ARRIS' IT function from the acquisition of Arris Interactive L.L.C. in 2001 until 2016. Prior to joining ARRIS, Mr. Potts was the Chief Financial Officer of ARRIS Interactive L.L.C. from 1995 to 2001. From 1984 through 1995, Mr. Potts held various executive management positions with Nortel Networks, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Bell Northern Research and Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions in Toronto. Prior to Nortel Networks, Mr. Potts was with Touche Ross in Toronto. Mr. Potts holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Lakehead University in Canada and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Canada.

Peter Rogers

Mr. Peter J. Rogers is the Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Rogers was an executive with MICROS Systems, Inc. from 1987 until 2014, most recently as Executive Vice President of Investor Relations and Business Development from 2007 until his retirement in 2014. He currently serves as a Principal with The Stroudwater Group, providing strategic advisory services to growth-stage technology companies.

Lance Weaver

Mr. Lance L. Weaver is Independent Director of the company. He is an accomplished consumer financial services executive with nearly 40 years of experience across the consumer lending, mortgage and credit card asset classes. He has served as an advisor to financial services companies including VISA, Citigroup, Total System Services and Apollo Capital, and was president, money cards for Virgin Money Holdings in the U.K. from 2013 to 2015. Before holding these positions, he was President of EMEA Card Services for Bank of America, with approximately $30 billion in assets across Europe, Canada and China. He had previously served on the senior management team of MBNA Corporation for 15 years, where he helped build MBNA into the largest independent credit card lender in the world when it was acquired by Bank of America in 2006. His prior experience includes executive leadership roles with Citigroup, Wells Fargo and Maryland National Bank. Mr. Weaver currently serves as a director of PRA Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRAA). Mr. Weaver is a past member of the Georgetown University board of directors and board of trustees, and a past board chair of MasterCard. Mr. Weaver earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing from Georgetown University.

Debora Wilson

Ms. Debora J. Wilson is an Independent Director of InterNAP Network Services Corporation. Ms. Wilson brings more than 30 years of experience managing key operational functions including sales, marketing, product development and management, business development, technology, human resources and finance/accounting. Ms. Wilson gained executive management, business and leadership skills during her service as Chief Executive Officer of a technology-driven company. Ms. Wilson also brings knowledge of corporate governance and finance matters based on her experience as a director of several public and private company boards of directors. Ms. Wilson served as President and Chief Executive Officer of The Weather Channel from 2004 to 2009 and in other positions including Senior Vice President, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from 1994 to 2004. Before joining The Weather Channel, Ms. Wilson spent 15 years in the telecommunications industry at Bell Atlantic (now Verizon) and held management positions in network operations and new product development. Ms. Wilson is a member of the board of directors of Markel Corporation. Ms. Wilson has a B.S. in Business Administration from George Mason University in Virginia.