Troy, MI (PRWEB) October 23, 2012
Trubiquity, a leading global provider of MFT (managed file transfer), process automation and integration software solutions, announced today that they have named Mike Richards as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Richards joined the Company on October 1, 2012.
Stephen Koons, President and CEO states “In the past two years, Trubiquity has grown significantly from acquisitions and new business. In planning for continued growth and implementing customer demands for technological improvements, the need for additional technology leadership was evident. Mike’s background, expertise, and leadership are a great addition to the Trubiquity team.”
At Trubiquity, Richards will focus on leading the technology strategy, strengthening the product line, and strategically positioning the company with new solutions that meet the growing challenges of business supply chain collaboration and information management.
Commenting on his new position, Mike Richards indicates “I am pleased to accept this leadership role to help global enterprises better manage information flow across their supply chain. Information is the lifeblood of business and Trubiquity is well positioned to provide innovative solutions that address Big Data, Security and Compliance challenges, while expanding the markets and customers we serve.”
Mr. Richards has over 30 years experience leading advanced technology development and bringing innovative products to market as both Internet based SaaS offerings and enterprise software solutions. At IBM he held roles in research/development, product management, and marketing, led several collaborative products to market, and co-authored a patent in Internet portals. At Ford Motor Company and Monsanto he held CTO and Group CIO roles and helped introduce cloud computing and other software and collaboration innovations. Most recently as President of Visioneering Partners, he has worked with CIOs and CTOs in a variety of industries in the areas of IT strategy, product design, SOA, Big Data, cloud computing, and service management.
Trubiquity is a leading global provider of MFT (managed file transfer), process automation and integration solutions for 6,500 companies with 60,000 users in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, retail, finance, healthcare and consumer goods industries. For more than 25 years, Trubiquity solutions have helped world class companies and partners better communicate, collaborate, integrate and automate business critical data ensuring security and compliance with rigorous international standards. Trubiquity is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, USA, with facilities in Carlsbad, California and international offices in Germany and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit http://www.trubiquity.com.