QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - WANTED Technologies Corporation (TSX-V: WAN), the leading source of insight and intelligence based on hiring demand, has announced that Kieran Kelly has joined its senior management team as Vice President of Sales.
In this role Mr. Kelly will be responsible for the sales of WANTED's Analytics business intelligence and sales productivity platform. Mr. Kelly will succeed former VP of Sales and Delivery, Mike Cunningham, who will be leaving the company.
"Kieran's has shown great success leading a global sales team delivering information-based products and services," said Bruce Murray, President and CEO of WANTED. "He has demonstrated the ability to grow revenues in the kind of new and emerging Internet-based market segments that we serve."
"I would also like to thank Mike Cunningham for his fine work managing the sales and delivery teams during a challenging period," said Murray. "We wish Mike the very best in his next endeavor."
Prior to joining WANTED Technologies, Mr. Kelly served as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Client Services for JupiterResearch, a leading research and analysis firm which was acquired by Forrester Research in 2008. In that role, Mr. Kelly was responsible for a sales and service organization that sold and delivered products to leading global companies such as Google, eBay, Amazon, Verizon, AT&T, Time Warner, Comcast and Nokia. Mr. Kelly joined JupiterResearch in 1999. Prior to joining Jupiter, Mr. Kelly served in various senior sales roles with Reuters, JP Morgan Chase and Thomson. Mr. Kelly attended the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1987 and graduated with a BS in Economics from Manhattan College in Riverdale NY in 1991.
"WANTED has developed an outstanding set of content and a flexible delivery platform," Mr. Kelly said. "I am pleased to join the team and am looking forward to helping the organization grow."
About WANTED Technologies Corporation
WANTED is the leading source of insight and analysis based on hiring demand. Clients in the media, HR/staffing, financial services and government sectors use WANTED's online data and SaaS-based analytical solutions to identify economic trends, analyze competitive and market activities and prioritize sales opportunities.
WANTED is also the exclusive data provider for The Conference Board's Help-Wanted OnLine Data Series(TM), the monthly economic indicator of hiring demand in the United States.
WANTED Technologies (TSX-V:WAN) was founded in 1999. The company's headquarters are in Quebec City, Canada, and it maintains a US-based subsidiary with primary offices in New York City. The company began collecting detailed hiring demand data in October 2002, and currently maintains a database of hundreds of millions of unique job listings. Visit www.wantedtech.com for more information about how WANTED helps organizations make better decisions and improve sales results.
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For further information: For further information: Mr. Bruce Murray, President and CEO, (212) 242-6140; M. Martin Auclair, VP Finance and CFO, (418) 523-6663, ext. 337; Source: WANTED Technologies Corp.