ESCONDIDO, Calif., Feb. 18, 2020 — One Stop Systems, Inc., the leading provider of specialized high performance computing solutions for mission critical edge applications, has appointed company director, David Raun, as interim president and CEO, succeeding Steve Cooper, who will continue as a member of the board of the directors. Raun will serve in the interim capacity until the board selects a new president and CEO.
“The Board of Directors of One Stop Systems believes that there are substantial opportunities to significantly enhance shareholder value,” said Ken Potashner, chairman of the board. “The OSS board of directors has decided that a change in leadership is required to achieve that objective. We want to recognize Steve’s leadership and contributions over the years, and we look forward to his continued contribution as a director. David’s extensive executive and board experience made him ideally suited for this position.”
Raun brings to the interim position more than 24 years of senior management and board experience, including serving on the board of OSS since December 2016 and on its audit committee since April 2018. He previously served as president and COO of ASSIA, a Silicon Valley-based SaaS provider serving broadband service providers worldwide. Earlier he served as president, CEO and a director of PLX Technology, a Nasdaq-traded company, where he led the company to achieving record revenue, profits and market dominance before its eventual acquisition by Avago (now Broadcom). He holds a B.S. in computer and electrical engineering from University of California, Santa Barbara.
About One Stop Systems
One Stop Systems, Inc. (OSS) designs and manufactures innovative specialized ultra-high-performance computing building blocks and platforms for OEMs that provide edge systems to scientists, engineers, creators and other professionals for their mission critical applications. These specialized platforms include customized servers, compute accelerators, flash storage arrays, expansion systems and storage software. The products are used for deep learning, AI, defense, finance and entertainment applications.
Source: One Stop Systes