Experienced Finance Executive Bolsters Leadership for 3D Holographic Technology Start-up
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — December 20, 2011— Infinite Z, Inc. ®, a technology provider that enables virtual-holographic 3D imagery to bring designs to life, today announced the appointment of Joseph Powers as chief financial officer, based in the company’s Mountain View headquarters.
Powers brings to Infinite Z more than 20 years of experience in the chief financial officer role. His expertise lies with high-technology, high-growth companies and in developing financial and operational control systems focused on supporting overall growth and profitability. During his career Powers has played a key role in developing international business strategy and creating enterprise value. Uniquely, Powers also has experience providing manufacturing oversight and negotiating product licensing transactions.
Prior to joining Infinite Z, Powers was CFO for Virident Systems. He also previously held CFO positions at WorkRite Ergonomics (acquired by Knape & Vogt), Bay Packets (acquired by Genband), Akamba Corporation, Pacific Microsonics (acquired by Microsoft) and ViTel International (acquired by Premier Global). He holds Bachelor’s degrees in Finance and Accounting from The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder.
“Joe’s deep Silicon Valley experience makes him an ideal fit for Infinite Z and he joins us at exactly the right time,” said Paul Kellenberger, CEO of Infinite Z. “We’re experiencing triple digit growth in our workforce and are readying our flagship product, zSpace®, for general availability next year. Joe has a proven track record of developing strong sustained growth for fast growing companies like ours and we know he’ll be an invaluable asset to our rapidly expanding team.
Powers will report to Infinite Z CEO Paul Kellenberger and join the seasoned Infinite Z executive team, which consists of: Michael Vesely, founder; David Chavez, vice president of Hardware Engineering; John C. Ware, vice president of Software Development; Michael Harper, executive vice president of Sales & Marketing and James Reeves, vice president of Product Operations.
About Infinite Z, Inc.
Infinite Z, Inc.® is a digital design technology provider that enables natural interaction with virtual-holographic 3D imagery to bring designs to life. The company’s mission is to transform human interactions with today’s computing environment into an incredibly lifelike, interactive and immersive experience. Its revolutionary platform, zSpace®, provides a highly realistic visualization experience that enables designers and engineers to directly interact with virtual holographic simulations as if they were real physical objects, which accelerates the design and development process and increases productivity. Infinite Z is a privately held, venture backed company located in Mountain View, CA, and has filed more than 30 patents for its innovative technologies. For additional information about zSpace, visit http://zspace.com