20. Jed Ayres
Jed Ayres, a 20-year technology veteran with strong channel ties, is pushing the thin-client technology envelope as the new U.S. CEO of IGEL. With Ayres at the helm, IGEL is releasing a new line of innovative thin-client solutions backed up by an aggressive new channel model and marketing offensive. One sign of the new IGEL-- a partnership with Samsung, which is leveraging IGEL software in new thin-client cloud displays. Partners say they see the difference and are ready to disrupt the thin-client market working hand in hand with IGEL.