John is a highly recognized and respected leader in the equity compensation and stock option plan field. His extensive network of strong relationships throughout the industry will be a major factor in our continuing development of partnerships.
Ardmore, PA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014
Plan Management Corp., in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, announced today that John Hammond has joined the company in the position of Head of Business Development. John’s responsibilities will include increased partnership focus and management, strategic planning and OptionTrax® product strategy.
"We are very excited to have John joining Plan Management Corp. (PMC) in a senior position.”, said Jonathan Miller, CEO of Plan Management Corp. “John is a highly recognized and respected leader in the equity compensation and stock option plan field. His extensive network of strong relationships throughout the industry will be a major factor in our continuing development of partnerships with leading brokers, business consultants, plan administrators and employee benefit providers.”
"PMC is one of the oldest equity compensation administrators and software providers in the industry.” said John. "Its stability and experience is unique among providers in this field, and I believe PMC’s longevity is due to its flexible technology coupled with a true dedication to listening to clients’ needs and providing solutions to their problems. It is that legacy and leadership which made me decide to join PMC. I am very much looking forward to expanding our network of clients so that many more companies can realize the benefits of all we have to offer.”
John Hammond has 14 years in the stock plan industry. Prior to joining Plan Management, John most recently served in a variety of positions with AST Equity Plan Solutions and with Transcentive/ Computershare in strategy, sales management, industry relations and product functions. Prior to his work with stock plan services and software, John spent 10 years in financial services within the financial planning and retirement plan sectors working as a personal financial planner and with ERISA and non-ERISA group plans. John has been a speaker at a variety of conferences and events and has been an active member of many industry organizations. John earned his Certified Equity Professional (CEP) designation in 2000 and currently serves as Chair of the Certified Equity Professional Institute’s Advisory Board and has been a member of the board since 2010. John has also been a member of the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP) since 1999 and currently serves as President of the Philadelphia Chapter of the NASPP, and is also on the NASPP Executive Advisory Committee.
PMC was established in 1992 as a sister company to StockTrans, Inc., one of the country’s largest securities transfer agents, in response to transfer clients requests for assistance in managing their equity compensation plans. PMC developed the OptionTrax® System, the first web-based equity compensation plan administration software. Since that beginning PMC has maintained its lead in providing easy-to-use, comprehensive systems, and has added InvestmenTrax, a private company securities and shareholder recordkeeping system that integrates with OptionTrax® to provide the full suite of securities management for companies from one source. PMC also provides full-outsource administration, Section 16 filing, ESPP administration and software, and form 3921 and 3922 filings, among other services. PMC became independent from StockTrans, Inc. in 2010, and is headquartered in Ardmore, PA, a suburb of Philadelphia, PA.