“John’s successful track record raising funds and supporting companies through financial transitions and rapid growth make him a good fit for Brickstream as we take our business to the next level.
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013
Brickstream, a leader in behavior intelligence solutions for environments where people shop, gather, work and play, today announced that John E. Kahn has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the company. Mr. Kahn brings a wealth of experience from his 25 years in international finance and high-growth technology to Brickstream, including CFO roles at a number of NASDAQ traded, private equity owned and venture capital backed companies.
“John is an accomplished and connected CFO with a great deal of experience working with dynamic, technology-focused businesses,” said Steve Jeffery, CEO of Brickstream. “John’s successful track record raising funds and supporting companies through financial transitions and rapid growth make him a good fit for Brickstream as we take our business to the next level.”
Mr. Kahn began his career with Arthur Andersen in the United Kingdom, before relocating to Silicon Valley, where he was part of Andersen’s Global High Technologies Industry Team. He has also served as CFO for a number of publicly traded, private equity and venture backed companies, achieving over 50 percent IRR for investors. A certified public accountant, Mr. Kahn is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a Charted Global Management Accountant and a Certified Information Technology Professional. He is currently President of the Atlanta Chapter of the Association of Chartered Accountants in the U.S. (ACAUS) and a member of the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG.)
With Mr. Kahn’s appointment, Brickstream’s previous CFO, Paul Williams, becomes Chief Accounting Officer and will remain responsible for the company’s core accounting functions.
Brickstream is a leading provider of behavior intelligence solutions for understanding human behavior in the places where people shop, gather, work and play. Brickstream’s technology intelligently collects, integrates and analyzes data related to the actions of people as they enter, move through and exit an environment, delivering the equivalent of clickstream analytics for the brick-and-mortar world. Premier retailers, grocery chains, hospitals, banks and others use Brickstream to understand more about their customers and visitors, and draw on the insight gained to enhance customer service, optimize resources, and maximize economic opportunities in real-time. Headquartered in Atlanta, Brickstream has the largest installed base of 3D smart devices worldwide, a global network of partners, and regional offices in Europe and Asia.