|[April 10, 2012]
Microsoft Executive, Stijn Hendrikse, Joins Acumatica to Accelerate Sales and Marketing of its Award-Winning Cloud ERP Software
BETHESDA, Md. --(Business Wire)--
Acumatica, a provider of Cloud ERP software, today announced the naming
of Stijn Hendrikse as its new Chief Marketing Officer effective April
Mr. Hendrikse joins Acumatica from Microsoft (News - Alert)-Redmond, where he served as
Senior Director leading Microsoft's worldwide marketing in the Small and
Medium Business segment. He led Microsoft's global ISO standardization
of its Office document formats and was responsible for several aspects
of its Office and Office 365 product marketing. At Acumatica Stijn will
oversee the Sales and Marketing of its cloud-based software together
with Acumatica's solution partners.
Hendrikse's career spans more than 20 years in the software business. He
led Microsoft's Public Sector Sales and built its Consulting Services in
the Netherlands. Before that he held several executive positions at
smaller Europan IT companies.
"We have a strong partner channel, an award-winning product, and strong
sales growth," said Ezequiel Steiner, CEO at Acumatica. "Stijn will help
us accelerate our success by ramping up sales, increasing market
awareness, and building our presence in the ERP software space."
Acumatica is the leader in ERP and Accounting solutions that are
completely web based and can be deployed on-premise, hosted in a cloud
datacenter, or purchased as a turnkey SaaS (News - Alert) solution. Acumatica delivers
its software through hundreds of solution partners and also sells its
products through several large ERP OEM partners like Visma in Europe.
"Acumatica has a huge market opportunity," said Stijn Hendrikse. "Unlike
traditional software solutions, Acumatica allows clients to work from
anywhere while saving money on deployment and ongoing operational costs.
And unlike SaaS-only solutions developed in the late 1990's, Acumatica
allows customers to control the location of their data, the timing of
upgrades, and ongoing software expenses."
Acumatica is a leading cloud ERP software vendor that delivers the
benefits of Cloud and SaaS without sacrificing customization, control,
security, or speed. Acumatica can be deployed on premise, hosted at a
datacenter, or run on a Cloud computing platform. Learn more about
Acumatica's Cloud ERP solution at www.acumatica.com.
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