CAMPBELL, CA – April 24, 2018 DIGISTOR, the leader in secure data and storage
solutions, is pleased to announce that entrepreneur and investor Dave Withers has joined
their board of directors. A veteran of multiple successful startups, Withers brings with
him a 20 year track record of identifying disruptive technologies and building successful
hardware and software businesses as both an operator and investor. Withers joins
DIGISTOR to assist the company through their unprecedented growth.
Withers most recently served as VP of Technology for Global Platform Engineering at
Dell/EMC. He joined Dell/EMC via the acquisition of Renasar Technologies, where he
was CEO and co-founder. Prior to co-founding Renasar Technologies, Withers served as
COO at Nebula, a Kleiner Perkins and Highland Capital backed private cloud company.
He joined Nebula from Dell, where he led the storage business in the U.S., Canada and
Latin America. Withers joined Dell via the acquisition of Ocarina Networks, a Kleiner
and Highland backed compression and de-dupe startup, where he served as Vice
President of Business Development & Sales. Prior to Ocarina Networks, Withers served
as the Senior Director of Business Development at Isilon Systems, where he built the BD
practice and drove the expansion of the addressable market for clustered storage leading
up to a successful IPO and acquisition by EMC for $2.2 billion.
An advisor to DIGISTOR for several years, Withers has now taken a more active role on
the board and will work closely with the executive team to accelerate business
“Dave’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already proved valuable as an
advisor to DIGISTOR,” said Larry Friss, co-founder and President. “Having him take a
more engaged role on the board will no doubt galvanize new growth and development
efforts. We are very excited to be working with him.”
DIGISTOR is a leading innovator, manufacturer, and distributor of industrial-grade flash
storage products, secure storage products, and digital video storage solutions. DIGISTOR
proudly supports customers around the world in industries such as law enforcement,
medical, professional video, security/surveillance, and federal agencies.