LAVAL, QC, March 14, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - 20-20 Technologies Inc. ("20-20") is pleased to announce the appointment of Bernard Sanchez to the position of Executive Vice-President of Sales and Services, Americas. Mr. Sanchez's primary responsibilities will be to increase sales of 20-20's software solutions across the Americas.
"Mr. Sanchez is a seasoned sales executive whose passion, drive and focus on growth make him the ideal choice for this critical role," said Jean-François Grou, Chief Executive Officer of 20-20 Technologies. "His experience and success in new market penetration make him a valuable asset to our organization."
Mr. Sanchez has over 30 years of experience in introducing software solutions to the retail and manufacturing industries and has held key executive sales positions in a variety of multinational and blue-chip companies including IBM, SAP and JD Edwards, as well as smaller organizations such as Vitria and Silanis. Mr. Sanchez has a proven track record in generating sales growth by implementing effective sales strategies and processes in addition to unparalleled customer care.
With 20-20 having recently extended its North American activities to cover all of Latin America including its Brazilian operation, Mr. Sanchez will be able to leverage his extensive experience in global sales management to expand 20-20's business in that part of the world.
"It is a great time to be joining 20-20," said Bernard Sanchez. "The company is introducing exciting new solutions that will help companies in the interior design and furniture manufacturing industries capture a larger share of wallet by revolutionizing the way business is conducted."
About 20-20 Technologies Inc.
20-20 Technologies is the world's leading provider of computer-aided design, business and manufacturing software tailored for the interior design and furniture industries. Dealers and retailers use our desktop and Web-based products and solutions for the home and office markets. 20-20 offers a unique end-to-end solution, integrating the entire breadth of functions in interior design. It provides a bridge for data communication from the point-of-sale to manufacturing, including computer-aided engineering and plant floor automation software. Operating in ten countries with more than 500 employees and an extensive network of partners worldwide, 20-20 is a publicly traded company (TWT) on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). For more information, visit www.2020technologies.com
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