I am very excited to be leading the growth of a company whose innovative technology, cutting-edge platforms, and unparalleled customer insight are revolutionizing the social business intelligence space,” says Sean O’Leary.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 07, 2011
newBrandAnalytics, the leading provider of social business intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Sean O’Leary to the position of CEO. O’Leary succeeds Neil Kataria, a company co-founder, who assumes the role of Chairman.
O’Leary was formerly the Co-Founder and CEO of Genscape, Inc, which utilizes patented technologies and proprietary algorithms to provide data and analysis to companies involved in the wholesale oil, power and natural gas markets. He also served on newBrandAnalytics’ Advisory Board.
“The appointment of Sean as Chief Executive Officer marks a tremendous milestone in the evolution of newBrandAnalytics,” says Kataria. “His strong track record of profitable growth and success in building and leading a technology-driven information business makes him uniquely qualified to take newBrandAnalytics to the next level. More so, Sean has been an advisor since the beginning – he is deeply integrated with the team and was the clear choice for us.”
Naming O’Leary as CEO comes on the heels of newBrandAnalytics closing
$26 million in Series B financing. “I am very excited to be leading the growth of a company whose innovative technology, cutting-edge platforms, and unparalleled customer insight are revolutionizing the social business intelligence space,” says O’Leary. “The founders have done a great job setting up newBrandAnalytics as the industry leader in a market that is exploding. Now it is my job to help us reach our potential.”
O’Leary currently serves as advisor or board member to six companies and two non-profits. He earned an undergraduate degree in business from the University of Michigan and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from the University of Louisville.
The newBrandAnalytics social intelligence products are used by thousands of hotels, restaurants, retailers, and leisure companies worldwide. Its flagship product, Social Guest Satisfaction™, harvests credible customer feedback from an array of social media sites. Using patent-pending algorithms, the product then interprets, qualifies, and categorizes each customer mention in order to generate comprehensive performance metrics and actionable findings.
newBrandAnalytics is the leading provider of social business intelligence solutions, providing unmatched guest satisfaction, customer intelligence, and competitive insight for the Hospitality, Restaurant, Retail, Healthcare, and Sports/Entertainment industries. newBrandAnalytics’ flagship and enterprise grade product, Social Guest Satisfaction™, enables customer satisfaction-focused organizations identify key insights from guest feedback. newBrandAnalytics insight is proven to yield operational improvement, enhanced marketing opportunities, and new strategic initiatives that drive increased revenue and guest count.