Recognized for Outstanding Leadership and Achievement in IT by the HITEC 100 Awards
Los Angeles, CA – December 6, 2012 – SOA Software, a leading provider of Enterprise API Management and SOA Governance solutions today announced that Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President, SOA Software, was named to the HITEC 100 by the Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC), an award that recognizes the 100 top Hispanic professionals in Information Technology. Candidates were rigorously evaluated on the basis of their achievements, responsibilities, positions and contribution to the IT industry.
“It is a great privilege to receive this honor along with so many other outstanding IT executives,” said Medrano. “It’s been an amazing journey for me and all of the other award recipients.”
Since 2008, the HITEC 100 has been the definitive list of the top 100 most influential and notable professionals in the information technology industry. Medrano received the award at the HITEC 100 Gala at the Valencia Hotel Santana Row in San Jose, CA. The event included keynotes John Chambers, CEO of Cisco Systems, Rebecca Jacoby, CIO of CISCO Systems and Myrna Soto, CIISO Comcast and many more.
Mr. Medrano has helped SOA Software achieve category leader in SOA Governance and API Management. Previously Mr. Medrano was CEO of PoliVec, a security policy vendor. He was General Manager of software divisions for HP. Mr. Medrano has held executive positions at Finjan, Avnet Inc, and Sun Microsystems. Mr. Medrano participated in President Clinton’s White House Security Summit and was an active member on National Cyber Security Summits, and the White House National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace. In addition to Mr. Medrano’s extensive experience as a business executive, he holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (MIT), a Master in Business Administration (UCLA), and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (University of Southern California).
HITEC (Hispanic IT Executive Council) was founded by senior Hispanic IT executives who have built outstanding careers in information technology with a strong desire and passion to make an impact within the Hispanic IT community by helping others reach the highest levels. These national leaders include executives leading Fortune 500 corporations on both U.S. and global initiatives while others lead some of the largest Hispanic owned IT firms in the United States.
About SOA Software
SOA Software is a leading provider of Enterprise API Management and SOA governance products that enable customers to plan, build, run and share enterprise services and APIs. The world’s largest companies including Bank of America, Pfizer, and Verizon use SOA Software products to harness the power of their technology and transform their businesses. Gartner placed SOA Software in the Leaders Quadrant for the 2011 “Magic Quadrant for SOA Governance Technologies.” The company is also recognized as a “Leader” by the Forrester Research Waves for Integrated SOA Governance , SOA Management, and SOA Life Cycle Management. For more information, please visit http://www.soa.com.