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Chief Legal Counsel to then-Gov. Mitt Romney Joins Leading Enterprise Software
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LAS VEGAS - Tuesday, September 17th 2013
-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading third-party maintenance and support provider for
enterprise software, including SAP AG’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite and Business
Objects software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD
Edwards, E-Business Suite, Oracle Database and Hyperion software, today
announced the appointment of Daniel B. Winslow as Senior Vice President and
General Counsel. The general counsel position is new for Rimini Street, and is now
appropriate given the Company’s size, fast-paced growth and global
operations. In this role, Winslow will lead Rimini Street’s global legal team and
provide legal support to the board of directors and all global business units.
Winslow, who has served as a member of the Massachusetts House of
Representatives since 2011, resigned from the House to accept the new general
counsel position at Rimini Street. Winslow also resigned his position at the
international law firm of Duane Morris LLP, where he served of counsel assisting
corporate clients in a wide variety of areas, including patent prosecution and
litigation, trademark and copyright, regulatory compliance,
telecommunications, investment banking, and internet and entertainment law.
Prior to Duane Morris, Winslow was Chief Legal Counsel to then-Massachusetts
Governor Mitt Romney, overseeing a team of more than 800 in-house and outside
counsel, the largest legal practice in Massachusetts. Previously, he spent eight
years as a presiding justice and appellate division justice in the Massachusetts
With more than 30 years of experience as a trial lawyer, Winslow’s trial
experience encompasses complex cases, including intellectual property,
alternative resolution of commercial disputes, state and federal administrative
law, corporate compliance, consumer protection, products liability, and
Winslow has been cited by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly newspaper as one
of the 35 most influential lawyers in Massachusetts in the past 35 years.
Recognized as a Super La
wyer in Massachusetts by Law & Politics magazine, Winslow also has been
named one of the nation's Top 500 Trial Lawyers by Lawdragon Magazine.
Winslow received his B.A. from Tufts University magna cum laude with special
honors and graduated from Boston College Law School cum laude.
"Rimini Street is a great story of innovation and a fast-growing disruptive service
offering that meets the needs of Global, Fortune 500, public sector and mid-size
businesses around the world. The more I learned about the Company and its
exciting global growth, the more I wanted to be a part of it,” said Winslow.
"Rimini Street is approaching a decade of industry-defining leadership in
enterprise software support, and I look forward to working with my new
colleagues on the senior management team to execute Rimini Street’s
aggressive global business plan.”
"Dan brings with him an impressive history of leadership, achievement and wide-
ranging experience throughout his 30-year legal career,” said Seth Ravin, Rimini
Street CEO. "We are pleased to have Dan join us and look forward to adding his
capabilities to the executive team as we embark on our next phase of
accelerated global growth and expansion.”
About Rimini Street, Inc.
Rimini Street is the leading third-party provider of enterprise software support
services. The company is redefining enterprise support services with an
innovative, award-winning program that enables Oracle and SAP licensees to
save up to 90 percent on total support costs over a decade, including saving 50
percent on annual support fees. Clients can remain on their current software
release without any required upgrades or migrations for at least 10 years.
Hundreds of global, Fortune 500, midmarket, and public sector organizations from
virtually all industries have selected Rimini Street as their trusted, independent
support provider. To learn more, please visit www.riministreet.com or call within
the USA 888-870-9692 or internationally +1 702-839-9671.
Rimini Street and the Rimini Street logo are trademarks of Rimini Street, Inc. All
other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective
owners. Copyright © 2013. All rights reserved.
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