This excerpt taken from the DTLK DEF 14A filed Mar 29, 2007.
Our Executive Officers and their Biographical Information
Our executive officers as of the date of this Proxy Statement are as follow:
Biographical information for each of Greg R. Meland and Charles B. Westling is set forth in Election of Directors in this proxy statement. The following information is provided regarding Gregory T. Barnum, Mary E. West and Robert B. Beyer.
Gregory T. Barnum, age 52, became our Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer on March 14, 2006. From January 5, 2006 until the time he became our executive officer, he was a member of our Board of Directors. Prior to joining us, he served as Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of Computer Network Technology Corporation from 1997 until the companys acquisition by McDATA Corporation in 2005. Between 1992 and 1997, Mr. Barnum served as Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of Tricord Systems, Inc., an enterprise server manufacturer. Between 1998 and 1992, he was Executive Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Corporate Secretary of Cray Computer Corporation, a development stage company engaged in the design of supercomputers. Prior to that time, Mr. Barnum served in various accounting and financial management capacities for Cray Research, Inc., a manufacturer of supercomputers. Mr. Barnum is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas.
Robert R. Beyer, age 46, became our Vice President of Field Operations on February 13, 2007. Prior to joining us, he served since 2005 as Senior Vice President of Customer Support Services and General Manager at McData Corporation, a leader in data storage solutions. Between 1998 and 2005, Mr. Beyer served as Group Vice President of Global Services for Computer Network Technology, a global provider of storage network solutions. Between 1992 and 1998, Mr. Beyer was with NCR Corporation, a leading maker of automatic teller machines, serving most recently as Area Vice President of High Availability Services. Prior to that time, Mr. Beyer served for four years in various customer support roles with Teradata Corporation, a relational database hardware and software manufacturer. Mr. Beyer has a masters degree in business administration from the University of St. Thomas and bachelors of science degree in electrical engineering from South Dakota State University.
Mary E. West, age 58, became our Vice President, Human Resources in 2001. From 1998 to 2001, she worked as an independent human resources consultant. Between 1995 and 1998, Ms. West was employed by Arcadia Financial, Ltd., most recently as the Senior Vice President of Human Resources. From 1993 to
1994, she was the corporate administrative director for Nexus, Inc. Ms. West received her M.A. in Human Resources and Industrial Relations from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management.