Carrollton, Texas (PRWEB) January 25, 2013
RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ: RP), a leading provider of on-demand software (Software-as-a-Service) and software-enabled services to the rental housing industry, today announced the addition of Suzanne Kosub to the leadership team in the role of chief information officer and president of cloud services, reporting to Jason Lindwall, chief operations officer.
“Innovative information technology is the cornerstone of our continued industry leadership and growth here at RealPage, and so we are pleased to bring in a recognized leader in the field,” said Jason Lindwall, RealPage senior vice president and chief operation officer. "With over 20 years of technology and IT expertise, Suzanne has the experience and drive to continue the strategic IT vision, direction and leadership for our organization."
As CIO, Kosub will provide leadership and management of global IT operations and RealPage’s cloud business, aligning IT goals with RealPage’s client business strategies. Working closely with the executive team, as well as individual business leaders, Kosub will provide vision and direction on all aspects of RealPage’s technology platforms and capabilities, including internal support and client-facing technology service offerings.
“I’m excited to be joining a premier organization that has a well-earned reputation for helping clients grow in a dynamic and challenging environment,” said Kosub. “I’m looking forward to the opportunity to advance the development of our world-class technology platform that enhances our client service delivery and provides our clients the ability to transform their own businesses.”
Mrs. Kosub joins RealPage from Concentra, a subsidiary of Humana Health Care Systems, where she served as senior vice president and chief information officer, and where she was recognized as a “Top Innovator” by Information Week in 2010. In this role, Kosub was also recognized by Cisco and VMWare in 2012 for her approach to ROI analysis, planning and execution of Concentra's data center virtualization. Prior to her role at Concentra, Kosub served as assistant vice president of information technology at American Financial Group, a property and casualty insurance company. She has also served as the co-chair for the Dallas CIO Executive Summit since 2009.
Located in Carrollton, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, RealPage provides on demand (also referred to as “Software-as-a-Service” or “SaaS”) products and services to apartment communities and single family rentals across the United States. Its on demand product lines include OneSite® property management systems that automate the leasing, renting, management, and accounting of conventional, affordable, tax credit, student living, senior living and military housing properties; LeaseStar™ multichannel managed marketing that enables owners to originate, syndicate, manage and capture leads more effectively and at less overall cost; YieldStar® asset optimization systems that enable owners and managers to optimize rents to achieve the overall highest yield, or combination of rent and occupancy, at each property; Velocity™ billing and utility management services that increase collections and reduce energy costs; LeasingDesk® risk mitigation systems that are designed to reduce a community's exposure to risk and liability; OpsTechnology® spend management systems that help owners manage and control purchasing expenses; and Compliance Depot™ vendor management and qualification services to assist a community in managing its vendor program. Supporting this family of SaaS products is a suite of shared cloud services including electronic payments, document management, decision support and learning. RealPage's MyNewPlace® subsidiary is one of the largest lead generation apartment and home rental websites, offering apartment owners and managers qualified, prospective residents. Through its Propertyware subsidiary, RealPage also provides software and services to single-family rentals and low density, centrally-managed multifamily housing. For more information, call 1-87-REALPAGE or visit http://www.realpage.com.