About Us > Management

Joe Thumma

Joe Thumma is the CTO of RPR VitalSigns, meaning he owns the long-term vision of VitalSigns. Making VitalSigns the leader of infrastructure monitoring and Cloud experience reporting is his key focus. Joe is based out of Texas.

Alan Forbes
Product Director

Alan owns the vision of the VitalSigns product and code. Together with the R&D team he prioritizes the R&D tasks and daily development. Alan also does our Webinars and can be found on most of the conferences that VitalSigns sponsors. Alan is based out of Boston.

Jim Engle
VP North America

A veteran in Business Development and Sales, Jim runs the operations in North America. In the role of VP Jim owns the entire North American market place for Monitoring and Reporting. Just like Alan, you will find Jim on most conferences sponsored by VitalSigns. Jim is based out of Phoenix.

Carwin Heierman
Business Development Manager

Carwin Heierman supports the overall strategy and manages the Business Development. Key focus is scaling the Sales processes, improve Customer experience¬†and standardize the delivery model. A personal ambition is to offer ‘Holistic Monitoring’ for tomorrow’s Customer Monitoring needs. Carwin is based out of France.




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