“CoreMedia has aggressive goals in the U.S., and an industry veteran like Patrick is well positioned to lead us on the path towards meeting those goals,” said Gerrit Kolb, CEO, CoreMedia.
Hamburg and San Francisco (PRWEB) September 13, 2011
CoreMedia, a leading Web content management (WCM) company, today announced the appointment of Patrick Kerrigan to the position of vice president of sales for North America. The appointment marks another key move in CoreMedia’s ambitious North American growth strategy, as Kerrigan brings to the company proven success in leading sales organizations and a wealth of industry knowledge from his previous positions at WCM provider OpenText and other leading enterprise software companies.
- Kerrigan will focus on growing CoreMedia’s U.S. customer and partner base.
- Prior to joining CoreMedia, Kerrigan was senior vice president of sales for North America at OpenText, where he consistently exceeded his sales targets during his five year tenure.
- Kerrigan has also held executive-level sales management positions at Red Hat, Sybase and Brio Technology, where he helped to grow the business from $3 million to over $115 million over a period of five years.
- Kerrigan holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia.
“CoreMedia has aggressive goals in the U.S., and an industry veteran like Patrick is well positioned to lead us on the path towards meeting those goals,” said Gerrit Kolb, CEO, CoreMedia. “Given Pat’s impressive sales track record and highly relevant WCM industry experience, I have no doubt he will be a huge asset to the company.”
“CoreMedia is a company I’ve always admired, and I’ve watched it gain substantial traction in the U.S. market recently,” said Kerrigan. “I’m excited to be instrumental in helping even more enterprises benefit from CoreMedia’s innovative, context-aware approach to Web content management.”
Patrick Kerrigan Executive Profile: http://www.coremedia.com/web-content-management/company/management/executive-profile/-/1590/9582/-/_8lqg58z/-/index.html
CoreMedia is a leading provider of Web Content Management (WCM) software to organizations demanding engaging, context-driven online experiences for their customers regardless of channel or touchpoint. The company’s WCM suite offers unique business value by seamlessly integrating digital and social media assets, increasing editorial productivity and accelerating time to market in complex environments. As a result, businesses can more effectively execute their online strategies to engage users, build customer loyalty and ultimately drive greater revenue and profitability.
Established in 1996, CoreMedia is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, with offices in San Francisco, London, and Singapore. CoreMedia’s clients include global brands, such as the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC), Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Bertelsmann, BILD, CLAAS, Continental, EPCOS, Deutsche Telekom, Internet Broadcasting, O2, SEAT, and Singapore Press Holdings.
For further information on CoreMedia, please visit http://www.coremedia.com