SugarCRM CEO Roberts replaced by board member

Article Source The Open Road
May 7, 2009, 2:00 pm

John Roberts on Wednesday resigned from his post as CEO of open-source CRM vendor SugarCRM, leaving board member Larry Augustin to assume the role of interim CEO while the company conducts a formal search for his replacement.

Roberts, whose grounds for leaving the company and future plans remain undisclosed, has made a huge impact on the open-source world, innovating the “Open Core” business model and helping drive open-source applications into the enterprise…

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