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Cirba Appoints Max Staines as VP of Sales

TORONTO – January 16, 2012Cirba Inc., today announced the appointment of Max Staines to the position of vice president of sales.  Staines comes from Compass Management Group, a global provider of consulting services focused on IT performance, where he was president of the company's North American division.  In his role at Cirba, Staines is charged with expanding Cirba's Fortune 1000 customer base.

"Max possesses a wealth of experience in helping Fortune 1000 organizations improve efficiency in their IT operations," says Gerry Smith, president and CEO, Cirba. "I'm confident Max's understanding of the needs of large IT departments will be of significant value to customers as we work to improve their control over data center infrastructure."

Prior to Compass, Staines was a vice president at Compuware Corp., as well as a VP at the Professional Services Automation software startup Changepoint Corp., where he was instrumental in the company's global growth. Staines began his career at IBM, where he worked in sales and services management to help clients develop innovative technology-based solutions to key business problems.

About Cirba Inc.

Cirba's predictive analytics software enables organizations to intelligently transform, control and automate virtual and cloud infrastructure. Global 2000 organizations rely on Cirba to establish and manage leaner, lower risk next generation data centers by optimizing workload placement, resource allocation and infrastructure decisions.

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