TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - BSM Technologies Inc. ("BSM" or the "Company") (TSX-V: GPS), a leading provider of remote monitoring, fleet management, fleet diagnostics and automated vehicle security systems, today announced that it has appointed Mr. Peter Callaghan as the Company's Chief Sales Officer. Mr. Callaghan was previously Senior Vice-President, Sales and Marketing at Webtech Wireless Inc. ("Webtech Wireless").
"We are very excited to have Peter join our senior leadership team," said Aly Rahemtulla, President and Chief Executive Officer of BSM. "Peter was a driving force behind the strong vertically driven sales momentum at Webtech Wireless. With his long track record of building successful sales and marketing teams, we look forward to him applying his talents and expertise at BSM to fuel organic revenue growth."
Mr. Callaghan brings more than 25 years of demonstrated success with a focus on developing and managing high performance sales and marketing teams. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Callaghan was responsible for leading Webtech Wireless' sales and marketing functions. Mr. Callaghan's career includes serving as Vice-President Worldwide Sales for DDS Wireless International Inc., as well other senior executive roles with a number of different technology companies. Mr. Callaghan is a graduate of the University of Waterloo.
Mr. Stewart Pinos has left his role as Chief Commercial Officer of the Company, effective immediately.
"We wish Stewart success in his future endeavours," said Aly Rahemtulla, President and Chief Executive Officer of BSM. "I want to personally thank Stewart for his commitment and dedication to BSM over the past year."
BSM's senior leadership team now consists of Aly Rahemtulla as President and Chief Executive Officer, Louis De Jong as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary, Larry Juba as Chief Operating Officer, Alban Hoxha as Chief Technology Officer and Peter Callaghan as Chief Sales Officer.
About BSM Technologies Inc. (bsmwireless.com)
BSM Technologies Inc., through its subsidiaries, BSM Wireless Inc., Webtech Wireless Inc., JMM Global and Lat-Lon, L.L.C., is a global top 20 commercial fleet telematics provider for automatic vehicle location (AVL) solutions that improve efficiency, accountability and reduce costs for fleet operators. BSM's end-to-end solutions automate record keeping and regulatory compliance, reduce fuel burn and idling, mitigate risk, and keep drivers safe. BSM provides solutions for commercial and government units who manage and operate diverse assets and large fleets that utilize its integrated fleet tracking, fleet maintenance, and intelligent business engine which provides real time, webbased tracking of mobile and fixed assets.
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