Brainshark President Greg Flynn Appointed to Company’s Board of Directors

" Flynn Brings Deep Industry Knowledge and Track Record of Success With Cloud-Based Technologies to Role on Board"

WALTHAM, Mass. — May 20, 2014 — Brainshark, Inc., the leader in cloud-based business presentations, today announced the appointment of Greg Flynn to its board of directors. As the president of Brainshark, Flynn brings a wealth of strategic and operational experience to the board – along with a history of bringing to market industry-leading cloud products that help businesses improve sales, marketing and training effectiveness.

“The board is very pleased to welcome Greg, whose strategic thinking, industry and product knowledge, and involvement in Brainshark’s day-to-day operations will be great assets,” said Jack Derby, director. “Greg is a terrific addition to the board, and his expertise and track record of success help position Brainshark for continued strong growth.”

Flynn is a founding member of Brainshark, having been with the company for 15 years. Prior to serving as president, Flynn was Brainshark’s senior vice president of products and services. He also served as Brainshark’s vice president of product management and vice president of business development. Prior to Brainshark, Flynn was director of professional services at Progress Software Corporation. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of New Hampshire.

“As more companies tap into the benefits of mobile, video and the cloud, Brainshark continues to offer groundbreaking ways to help companies use these technologies to drive revenues and reduce costs,” Flynn said. “I’m excited to be expanding my involvement with the company and, as Brainshark extends its market leadership, am honored to join the board’s talented group of leaders.”

Additional members of Brainshark’s board of directors include: Peter Cowie (Managed Technology Partners), Jack Derby (Derby Management), Joe Gustafson (Brainshark), John Halligan (SI Ventures), Robert Migliorino (W Capital Partners) and Steve Ricci (Flagship Ventures).

About Brainshark

Brainshark’s data-driven sales enablement and readiness platform provides client-facing teams with the knowledge, skills and resources they need to perform at the highest level. With best-of-breed solutions for training and coaching, as well as cutting-edge insights into sales performance, customers can ensure their sales reps are always ready to make the most of any selling situation. With Brainshark, companies can: enable sales teams with on-demand training that accelerates onboarding and keeps reps up-to-speed; validate readiness with sales coaching and practice that ensure reps master key messages; empower teams with dynamic content that can be created quickly, updated easily and accessed anywhere; and use powerful scorecards to visualize sales performance trends and make real connections from improved readiness to increased revenue. Thousands of customers – including more than half of the Fortune 100 – rely on Brainshark to close performance gaps and get better results from their sales enablement initiatives. Learn more at