Karen Appleton, who was one of the first people to join cloud storage company Box, has joined the ranks of Apple. According to Re/Code, Appleton's role at Apple will be focused on the enterprise.
Karen Appleton, the veteran business development executive who was the first non-technical hire at the cloud storage and collaboration company Box, has left that company for an enterprise-focused role at Apple, sources tell Re/code.
Though Appleton revealed she was leaving box in a Medium post last week, the Box veteran only just revealed she would be moving to Apple in a Facebook post.
As noted by the report, Appleton was Box's eighth employee, making her one of the longest-serving at the company. In her time there, Appleton served as Box's Senior Vice President of Industry.