FireMon grabs Blue Coat man to head global channels


FireMon has hired Kurt Mills as vice president of worldwide channels. Mills previously led worldwide channel sales and operations at rival Blue Coat Systems.

During his time at Blue Coat, Mills integrated integrated two cloud acquisitions and developed the channel distribution strategy. Previously to Blue Coat, he held channel leadership positions at Aerohive Networks and McAfee.

“Kurt has an incredible track record leading the channel and growing partnerships around the world,” said Pete Kobs, chief revenue officer, FireMon.