Symplified Names New CEO

Boulder-based identity management software developer Symplified said this morning that it has named Shayne Higdon as its new CEO. Higdon also joins the company's board. Higdon joins the company from enterprise software firm Quest Software, where he was Senior Vice President and General Manager. Higdon also sits on the board of JAMF Software. Current CEO and founder, Eric Olden, becomes Executive Chairman of the company. Symplified's software is used by enterprise customers to manage sign-sign on, identity, and access management. Higdon led the investment in Symplified by Quest Software, and also has sat on the company's board for three years.