ProStor chooses Harbist as president, CEO
ProStor Systems, a supplier of removable disk storage solutions for business backup and archiving, has chosen Frank Harbist to join ProStor as president and CEO.

Harbist joins after a 21-year career at Hewlett-Packard (HP), where he most recently was vice president of strategy and operations for HP's Business Critical Server organization.  Previously, as vice president and general manager of HP's Nearline storage division, he worked on the tape drive, automation and media businesses, according to the Boulder, Colo.-based ProStor.

Expanding the executive team, Steve Georgis, ProStor founder and director, will lead the RDX drive and media business as general manager, reporting to Harbist.