Robb Henshaw Also Joins the Company as Director of Corporate Communications

SAN MATEO, Calif. Jan 6, 2011 –(BUSINESS WIRE)– SugarSync Inc., makers of the award-winning SugarSync file sync, online backup and file sharing service, has appointed Patrick Nguyen as Vice President, Business Development. Nguyen will be responsible for growing SugarSync’s existing base of partners, as well as identifying and driving new strategic partner relationships.

Nguyen has more than 18 years of business development, corporate development and management experience in startups and public companies, as well as extensive industry expertise in telecom/mobile, social media, consumer Internet, cable and consumer electronics.

Most recently, he was Vice President of Business Development of Myriad, a leading mobile software company that has delivered products on over 3 Billion phones. At Myriad, Nguyen led strategic relationships with mobile operators, device manufacturers and social networks to drive commercial deployment of new social phone products. Prior to Myriad, he was Co-founder and Vice President of Business Development of Xumii (acquired by Myriad), a mobile social networking company that offers a cloud-based mobile service for deploying social networking and instant messaging services broadly across multiple mobile platforms.

Prior to Xumii, he served as Executive Vice President, Corporate Development of Liberate Technologies, a leading provider of digital interactive TV software to cable companies. Prior to Liberate, Nguyen was Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and Senior Vice President, Global Alliances for InterTrust Technologies Corporation, a digital rights management (DRM) pioneer.

In addition to Nguyen, SugarSync made another key hire with Robb Henshaw, who joined the team as Director of Corporate Communications. In his role, Henshaw will oversee SugarSync’s brand management and strategic positioning, all public relations and social media activity, as well as other communications support.

“The Personal Cloud is emerging in 2011 as the key enabler of a consumer’s mobile lifestyle,” said SugarSync CEO Laura Yecies. “Patrick and Robb will help SugarSync continue to realize amazing growth with its leading-edge, cloud-based and mobile technology.”

To bring its solution to even more consumers and SMBs, SugarSync is working with a strong group of strategic partners, including Softbank’s BB Softservice Corp, KT (Korea Telecom) and Webroot.

About SugarSync
SugarSync is a leading Personal Cloud provider offering a cloud sync and online backup service for always-connected consumers and busy professionals. It is a powerful way to organize, share and access files anytime and from any Mac, PC, or mobile device. SugarSync doesn’t require its users to adjust their work flows. Instead, users sync files in any folder to all or certain devices to seamlessly match the way they already organize and manage their digital lives. SugarSync’s file sharing and collaboration tools also allow users to share any folder or file with a simple URL via social networks, email, instant messaging and more. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

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