This is a C-suite that can execute on the company’s growth strategies while bringing to market the latest advances in machine-to-machine technology for fleet and field service management. - Alex Warner, Pedigree Technologies President & CEO
Fargo, ND (PRWEB) January 10, 2012
Award-winning M2M business solutions provider Pedigree Technologies has appointed three executives to provide continued leadership as the company grows in response to market trends and the increasing adoption of connected devices to track, monitor, and manage fixed and mobile equipment and assets.
“With over ten years’ experience in the industry, pioneering knowledge of M2M applications, and the experience to support these systems for our customers, Pedigree makes it easy for organizations to automate their operations by merging M2M, cloud services, and mobile tablets,” says Alex Warner,Pedigree Technologies President and CEO.
“But delivery of these game-changing technologies and solutions depends on leadership," Warner says. "A longtime M2M expert, a serial SaaS (Software as a Service) entrepreneur, and a seasoned financial officer—this is a C-suite that can execute on the company’s growth strategies while bringing to market the latest advances in machine-to-machine technology for fleet and field service management.”
The executive leadership team includes Brian Gramer, Chief Operations and Revenue Officer, and Jim Spielman, Chief Financial Officer. Vice President of Marketing and Product Development Ian McPherson has been promoted to Chief Strategy Officer.
Chief Operations and Revenue Officer Brian Gramer is an entrepreneur who recognized and delivered the business value of Software as a Service when the technology was first introduced to market. Gramer founded three successful SaaS companies: niche search engine AnyCollege.com, marketing automation company Vtrenz (acquired by Silverpop), and media buying automation company Avenue Right.
In his role as Chief Operations and Revenue Officer at Pedigree, Gramer will oversee business development, sales operations, solution delivery, and account management.
Chief Financial Officer Jim Spielman will be responsible for leading the company’s financial strategies and execution, including analyzing various growth opportunities, raising capital, and managing investor relations. Prior to joining Pedigree Technologies, Spielman was the CFO of Intelligent InSites, a healthcare enterprise visibility software company. His experience in financial management also includes roles as investment banker with Houlihan Lokey and Bank of America Securities’ Global Investment Banking Group.
With over twenty years of experience as an analyst, entrepreneur, and marketing and product management executive, Chief Strategy Officer Ian McPherson is responsible for driving OneView solution strategy, product development, and marketing. Located in the San Francisco Bay area, McPherson brings an extensive background and expertise in wireless networking, industrial automation, and smart energy solutions.
Prior to joining Pedigree, McPherson was co-founder and VP of Marketing and Solution Architecture at Apprion. A former Gartner analyst, McPherson founded the Wireless Data Research Group (now Harbor Research).
Pedigree Technologies provides solutions that connect and automate sensor-enabled physical assets to give organizations real-time visibility into operations, inventories, and logistics. Pedigree Technologies OneView® is a suite of cloud-based applications that helps increase enterprise profits by improving productivity and collaboration of fleets, field service workers, and machines.
OneView applications serve several industries, including oilfield services, heavy and mobile equipment management,transportation and logistics, agriculture, and mechanical services. These leadership appointments align with the company vision of providing affordable, always-on technology to monitor operations and enable a closed-loop service chain across industries.
The newly appointed executive team will provide leadership at Pedigree Technologies through strategic direction in product development, industry partnerships, and superior customer service, ensuring a measurable return on investment for partners and customers.
About Pedigree Technologies
Pedigree Technologies provides OneView, a suite of cloud-based applications that increase enterprise profits by improving the productivity of fleets and field service workers. OneView combines Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology with cloud- and tablet-based applications to give organizations real-time visibility into operations and empower them to locate, track, and monitor stationary and mobile assets worldwide. Built on a unique and scalable platform, Pedigree solutions bring together disparate information to help companies increase operational efficiencies, improve workflow, manage inventories and logistics, and maintain equipment—all in one simple system. To learn more, visit http://www.PedigreeTechnologies.com.