“We are delighted to have someone of Lance’s caliber on board. We’re receiving a lot of interest from prospective customers in the US market," says Hendrik van Iterson, Executive VP International Business, marQuake.
Sunset Beach, Calif. (PRWEB) March 15, 2016
marQuake, which aims to set a new benchmark in access and analysis of online information sources, has announced its official launch into the US market, with the opening of its first office in Sunset Beach, California and the appointment of Lance Ware as US Chairman. Ware brings two decades’ experience in media, Internet and technology markets.
marQuake’s mission is to help make sense of complex information in today’s ‘always on’ world, to support more agile, informed decision-making, understand customers better, react to market opportunities and mitigate risk more efficiently.
Headquartered in The Netherlands, marQuake is already being used by financial, media and HR organizations in Europe. The company has imminent plans to open further offices in mainland Europe, the UK and China among others. marQuake was recently added to BizSpark Plus, Microsoft’s renowned program for start-ups with high growth potential. Between them, marQuake’s founders bring several decades’ experience across technology, media and financial services markets.
Says Hendrik van Iterson, Executive VP International Business, “We are delighted to have someone of Lance’s caliber on board. We’re receiving a lot of interest from prospective customers in the US market and with his contacts, experience and knowledge, Lance will help marQuake to build its presence and support customers in the North America region.”
More about marQuake
marQuake helps organizations to sift through all the online ‘noise’, to discover the conversations, influencers and attitudes that really matter, even across thousands of topics or sources, on external sites or within internal systems. marQuake’s highly customizable cloud-based service is easily accessible on all kinds of devices and dashboards can be tuned to the user (for instance, a snapshot status for the CEO, or in-depth data for a business analyst).
Far more than just social-listening, reputation management, sentiment or media monitoring, marQuake unearths and then analyses vast, inter-connected networks: it’s like being able to hear the whole crowd, but zoom in on the voices that really a market, plus how they influence each other.
Ware brings a broad of experience in the media and technology markets, including Director of Technology and lead inventor at Voxel, founder of Warenet Inc (a software and infrastructure company specialising in internet services including e-commerce and live-streaming) and SyncCast, where Lance played a role in launching Microsoft’s Xbox Video Market Place. SyncCast was subsequently acquired by Technicolor in 2007. Ware has a bachelor of science in Imaging Science from Rochester Institute of Technology and has spoken at numerous industry events, including NAB, CES and Digital Hollywood.
For more information about marQuake or to make contact with the company direct, please visit http://www.marquake.com
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