Jim Totton is Chief Operations Officer at Everbridge overseeing Operations, Engineering, Security, Corporate IT, and Facilities. He joined Everbridge as Executive Vice President of Product Management, Engineering and Operations, having led all technical operations, and is responsible for ensuring that the Everbridge Critical Event Management platform continues to deliver operational resilience on an unprecedented scale for over 5,000 global customers.
Totton is a world-class business and technology executive who joins Everbridge from Red Hat, where he served as Vice President and General Manager for the company’s $1B+ Platform Business Unit for the past 7+ years. At Red Hat, Totton was responsible for leading the company’s business strategy, product marketing, product management, business operations, and product roadmap for the Red Hat core platforms including Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, and Red Hat OpenStack Platform.
Prior to Red Hat, Totton was General Manager of Marketing at Microsoft in the OEM division, where he led product management and business development to support the $20B+ OEM channel. Prior to that, Totton was Vice President of Software for the Product Group at Dell Technologies, where he was responsible for managing over 1,000 engineers across the globe. Jim started his career with Digital Equipment Corporation holding numerous key positions over 23 years.