SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Customer experience solutions and software company McorpCX, Inc. (TSXV: MCX, OTCQB: MCCX) ("McorpCX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Graham Clark to its board of directors (the "Board") in its push to establish McorpCX as an emerging player in Customer Experience (CX) Software.
Mr. Clark has held executive management positions with global IT companies including NIIT Technologies and Mphasis. He is a recognized digital customer experience thought leader in how digital technologies influence and drive 'Digital Operating Models' and 'digital first but not digital only multichannel experiences'. The Board believes his background will provide valuable insights that will assist it in overseeing the Company's business strategy which includes identifying technology and Customer Experience (CX) software driven opportunities.
Regarding his board appointment Clark said, "I am excited to be joining the McorpCX board, and will be focusing my efforts on continuing to grow the company's footprint with Fortune 100 and 1000 customers, as we deliver best in class Customer Experience (CX) Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and cloud based solutions to the market. Not dissimilar to companies like Medallia, I think there is big opportunity for McorpCX to leverage the success it's already had with global brands like lululemon and Microsoft, and it's consulting platform."
McorpCX CEO Michael Hinshaw commented, "We believe adding experienced directors like Graham to our Board will help guide the Company's management as we work towards carving out our own niche within the large Global Customer Experience Management (CEM) market, which according to marketsandmarkets is estimated to grow from USD 5.06 Billion in 2016 to USD 13.18 Billion by 2021."
The Company also announced that Hugh Rogers has given notice to the Board that he has resigned, effective immediately, as a director of the Company. The Company wishes to thank Mr. Rogers for his contribution and wishes him all the best in his future endeavors.
McorpCX (http://mcorp.cx) is a leading customer experience services company targeting and delivering its consulting and technology solutions into the Global Customer Experience Management (CEM) market estimated by marketsandmarkets to grow from USD 5.06 Billion in 2016 to USD 13.18 Billion by 2021, at a compound annual growth rate of 21.1%. McorpCX customers range from Fortune 100 brands to fast-moving mid-market leaders and other customer-centric companies. McorpCX | Insights, our signature product and approach to quantifying customer experience, is designed to automatically map the complex, cross-channel maze of touchpoints that drive customer experience. A pioneer in the fast-growing customer experience services and technology sector, our proprietary approach and cloud-based software is designed to deliver actionable data and on-demand "Voice-of-the-Customer" insights that are intended to dramatically improve customer experience, brand position, customer and employee satisfaction, loyalty and engagement for leaders in financial services, retail, technology, consumer products, and other industries.
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SOURCE McorpCX, Inc.
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