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30 Notable IT Executive Moves: February 2018
The former VMware channel chief is no longer with the virtualization giant, sources confirmed to CRN last month. Brown's LinkedIn page currently indicates that he is on sabbatical until September.
Brown's departure comes just six months after VMware promoted Brandon Sweeney to senior vice president of worldwide sales and operations. Brown was simultaneously moved into a role focused on cloud, the Internet of Things and other emerging technologies.
Brown, who had been reporting to VMware Chief Operating Officer of Customer Operations Sanjay Poonen, first joined VMware in August 2015 to oversee its channel program. His previous experience includes a channel leadership positions held at Microsoft, Citrix and IBM.