Avamar Snags Veritas Exec

Irvine-based Avamar Technologies has appointed a new vice president, hiring CLint McVey as VP of Product Operations. McVey was most recently General Manager and Vice President of the Data Management Group at VERITAS Software, and managed Veritas' Backup Exec and NetBackup product lines. McVey also has served at Seagate Software, where he was senior director of engineering for its Backup Exec product line. Avamar is a provider of backup software.