|[January 22, 2013]
Demandware Enhances Leadership Team
BURLINGTON, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
(NYSE: DWRE) a leader in on-demand ecommerce, today announced that
Jeffrey Barnett, Executive Vice President of Field Operations has been
named Chief Operating Officer, a newly created position at the company.
Mr. Barnett will oversee the company's global sales, marketing and
services organizations. As COO, Barnett will continue to report to Tom
Ebling, Demandware's Chief Executive Officer. Demandware also announced
the hiring of Rohit Goyal as Senior Vice President of Engineering and
Steven Chung as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Mr. Goyal will
be responsible for application development and feature delivery and will
report to Mr. Ebling. Mr. Chung will be responsible for worldwide sales
at Demandware and will report to Mr. Barnett. Tom Griffin was promoted
to Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and will report to Mr.
"Over the years, Jeff has delivered strong results while managing field
operations," said Mr. Ebling. "Given his demonstrated operational
leadership, we are broadening the scope of Jeff's responsibility to
include marketing and services. Wayne Whitcomb will continue to serve as
Chief Technology Officer reporting to me and will be responsible for the
technology platform, while Rohit will drive our application development
and the delivery of ecommerce features to our customers. We are very
pleasedto add Tom Griffin's in-depth knowledge of retail and
multi-channel strategy to the executive management team. In addition,
Steven has a proven track record of leading and growing enterprise-class
sales organizations in the software and cloud computing industries."
"As we continue to gain momentum within larger enterprise customers like
Lands' End, Mothercare and Marks & Spencer, we believe this new
organizational structure will enable us to better scale the company to
support our future growth. I am looking forward to working with our
expanded leadership team as we execute our land and expand strategy and
gain share in market for enterprise class, cloud-based eCommerce
solutions," concluded Ebling.
Barnett joined the company in 2005 as the EVP of Field Operations.
Previously, Barnett served as Vice President of Sales for Europe, Middle
East and Africa of Siebel Systems (News - Alert), Inc., a software company. Prior to
joining Siebel, Mr. Barnett served as Managing Director, International
Operations of Edocs, Inc., a billing, payment, and account management
Mr. Goyal co-founded neoSaej in January 2007 and most recently served as
Vice president of Engineering. Prior to neoSaej, Mr. Goyal was Director
of Software at Enterasys Networks and held software engineering
positions at Axiowave Networks, Lucent Technologies and Nexabit Networks.
Mr. Griffin joined Demandware in September of 2006 as Vice President of
Business Development. Since 1999, Mr. Griffin has worked in the retail
and multi-channel industries serving as Vice President of Strategic
Alliances at Sterling Commerce (News - Alert) (now IBM) and Vice President of Business
Development for Yantra, a multi-channel supply chain solution provider.
Previously, Mr. Griffin held various Sales, Marketing, and Business
Development positions with Siemens (News - Alert) Business Services.
Mr. Chung joins Demandware from MicroStrategy where he held the position
of Vice President and General Manager since 2010. Previously, Mr. Chung
served as the Vice President of Worldwide Sales at ENXSuite, which was
acquired by INFOR and Senior Director of Sales at Symantec. Mr. Chung
has also held various sales leadership positions at Oracle (News - Alert), Adexa, and
Demandware is a leading provider of
software-as-a-service (SaaS (News - Alert)) ecommerce solutions that enable companies
to easily design, implement and manage their own customized ecommerce
sites, including websites, mobile applications and other digital
storefronts. Customers use our highly scalable and integrated Demandware
Commerce platform to more easily launch and manage multiple ecommerce
sites, initiate marketing campaigns more quickly, and improve ecommerce
traffic. For more information about Demandware, visit www.demandware.com,
call 888-553-9216 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Demandware is a registered trademark of Demandware, Inc.
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