SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Customer experience ("CX") solutions company McorpCX, Inc. (TSXV: MCX, OTCQB: MCCX) ("McorpCX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointments of Michael Volkin as Marketing Director, and of Barwicki Investor Relations as the Company's investor relations firm.
"I am delighted to welcome Michael Volkin to our team," said Michael Hinshaw, McorpCX President and CEO. "Michael brings significant expertise and a tremendous track record of driving sales growth and brand awareness through the development and implementation of strategic, cross-channel digital marketing programs. His passion for marketing and its linkage to sales is an excellent fit for McorpCX, as the Company looks to expand its customer experience platform and distribution of its customer analytics software and services."
Most recently, Michael led digital strategy and channel marketing for Ygrene Energy Fund, a clean energy financing provider. Prior to Ygrene, he was director of marketing at Streetwise Reports, where he was responsible for driving growth by marketing to the investment community. Prior to that, Michael served in the United States Army as a chemical operations sergeant, during which time he supervised soldiers during various missions in Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom. He is also a recipient of an Army Commendation Medal.
As leader of McorpCX's marketing and brand-related activities, Michael Volkin will be responsible for generating sales opportunities and brand awareness, including global brand development, marketing strategy and outreach programs. In collaboration with other members of the McorpCX leadership team, he will be tasked with cultivating opportunities in current and new markets, and growing global awareness for the Company and its customer experience services and analytics software.
McorpCX is also pleased to announce that the Company has retained New York-based Barwicki Investor Relations services. Barwicki Investor Relations is a full service investor relations firm, representing growth-oriented companies to the investment community. Investor relation's services include financial community and media relations, editorial services and interactive communications, as well as administrative, consulting and advisory services.
Michael Hinshaw stated. "We are pleased to have Andrew Barwicki and his team assist us in effectively communicating our story to retail, fund and institutional investors. Based on the current landscape for technology-driven customer insight products and services like ours, we believe now is the time to take our message to the investment community."
McorpCX is a leading customer experience services company delivering consulting and technology solutions to customer-centric organizations. Touchpoint Mapping® - our signature product and approach to quantifying customer experience - automatically maps 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 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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