New York (PRWEB) September 26, 2005
Interactive Edge, a leader in data analysis and presentation software, announced today that Gregg Galletta has joined the company as Vice-President of Business Development. Mr. Galletta will report directly to Zel Bianco, founder and chief executive officer of Interactive Edge.
Mr. Galletta brings over a decade of sales and marketing experience to Interactive Edge with an established track record of success in technology sales. Most recently, Mr. Galletta held sales management positions at LinkShare, a leading performance based marketing firm (recently acquired for $425 million by Rakuten), and InterCept Payment Solutions. Mr. Galletta was responsible for significantly increasing revenue at both companies as well as leading the successful launch of several new Internet marketing and payment solutions. Mr. Galletta started his career as a founder of an Internet portal, which was later acquired; he holds a bachelor's of art degree from the State University of New York at Stonybrook.
Interactive Edge, which was founded in 1994 is best known for its award-winning interactive presentations and analysis software solutions for the consumer packaged goods (CPG) and other industries. The New York City-based company also builds other technology-enabled selling solutions, such as Interactive customer applications and e-Learning web-portals for mostly Fortune 500 clients in the United States, Canada, Europe and the rest of the world.
Discussing the appointment of Mr. Galletta, Zel Bianco, said, "Interactive Edge has built an enviable record of achievement with many of the leading CPG companies in the Fortune 500. The leadership and experience that Gregg Galletta brings to this business will clearly add to its depth and will prove vital to growing the business with existing and new clients."
He added, "Gregg's presence and experience supplement our strong executive staff, and will help our growth with new markets and products. I am confident that his management and consulting skills will also make an important contribution and help ensure that we continue to deliver the highest quality service to our customers."
Upon joining the company, Galletta said, "Interactive Edge has earned an excellent reputation as a premier firm offering category management, automated presentation and technology-enabled selling tools. I very much look forward to joining forces with this top-notch group of professionals so that, together, we can expand and enhance Interactive Edge's products, consulting services, and value that we bring to our clients."
About Interactive Edge: Interactive Edge delivers data analysis and presentation solutions to the world's leading consumer goods manufacturers that drive and validate strategic business decisions. Our solutions can be quickly implemented to increase productivity and improve the depth and quality of data analysis in creating effective sales and marketing presentations which help drive sales by providing action-oriented insights.
Interactive Edge works with many of the world's leading consumer goods companies including Anheuser-Busch, Hasbro, Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages, Pharmavite, Hormel Foods, and Colgate-Palmolive, Diageo, Eastman Kodak, Fisher-Price/Mattel, Pepsi-Cola and many others.
For further information on Interactive Edge please visit us at http://www.interactiveedge.com.
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