Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2007
Instill® Corporation, the leading provider of spend intelligence services and solutions for the foodservice industry, today announced Michael DeVries has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Instill. Mr. DeVries has also joined Instill's Board of Directors.
"I'm very excited to be joining Instill, given the company's strong focus on creating value for its customers and the broader industry," said DeVries. "Instill is coming off a record year which saw an increasing number of foodservice companies choosing to leverage our award-winning services and solutions to grow their bottom line."
Anthony Wilson, whose leadership over the last 6 years drove Instill's exponential growth and created the company's unparalleled reputation for creating value for foodservice companies through the innovate use of technology, will continue to advise Instill on strategic and industry issues.
"I'm proud to have led such a talented group of people over the last several years, and in the results we have created for our customers," said Wilson. "I look forward to continuing to work with the company to build on this momentum in the future."
Instill is currently generating over $100 million a year in savings for foodservice manufacturers, operators, and distributors by providing the visibility and information needed to effectively manage business processes that span beyond the four walls of any one organization.
Under DeVries leadership, Instill will continue to focus on providing services and solutions to the foodservice industry that improve collaboration among trading partners, reduce costs, and enable better decision making.
DeVries brings 25 years of enterprise software and services experience to Instill. DeVries has served as CEO for leading technology companies Clarus Systems and Wakesoft, and as Chief Marketing Officer for Versata. DeVries also spent 10 years with General Electric, where he held a variety of Information Technology and General Management positions.
"Instill's unique combination of industry expertise and on-demand solutions provides an unmatched value proposition for our customers," added DeVries. "I look forward to leading Instill through the next leg of its journey, as we focus on expanding our information service offerings and growing the value we can create for our customers."
About Instill Corporation
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For more than a decade, Instill has been helping customers build enterprise value by applying innovative technology and industry expertise to address the unique challenges facing foodservice companies. Instill is the only technology company focused exclusively on the foodservice industry, providing a proven, comprehensive set of solutions for foodservice companies such as IPC, Hardee's, USCI/International Dairy Queen, Nathan's Famous, YUM! Brands' UFPC and UPGC, Centerplate, ConAgra and General Mills. Instill is headquartered in Redwood City, California, and can be reached at 1-888-Instill or at http://www.instill.com.