CREDANT Names Dewan Worldwide Sales VP

Dallas, Texas-based CREDANT Technologies, a developer of security software for mobile devices, revealed Monday that it has hired Darryll E. Dewan as its executive vice president of worldwide sales and field operations. CREDANT said Dewan will be responsible for the development and support of direct and partner sales strategies, as well as increasing customer value. Dewant boasts more than 27 years of technology-related experience, CREDANT said. Most recently, Dewant served as president and executive officer for SourceForge Enterprise Software, Credit added. He also held executive or management positions with i2 Technologies, Amdahl Corp., Oracle and Legent Corp.