San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2015 -- Performance Horizon, the global leader in digital partner marketing, today announced that Steve Walske has joined its board of directors as chairman.
Walske has more than 25 years of experience leading, advising and investing in innovative technology companies. Well known for his tenure at PTC (Parametric Technology Corporation), a provider of mechanical design and manufacturing software, Walske led the company from start-up phase through its initial public offering. As CEO, he established PTC as one of the largest software-only companies in the world with revenues exceeding $1 billion.
Walske serves on the board of several notable private and public Silicon Valley companies including 6sense, Wavefront, Platfora, Medallia, FirstRain and Synopsys. He formerly served as chairman at Bladelogic (acquired by BMC) and Endeca Technologies (acquired by Oracle). He is currently managing director of Myriad Investments, LLC, a private equity firm focused on investing in software, Internet and media companies.
“With tremendous success as a market disruptor and a solid vision guiding future growth, Performance Horizon has the potential to become a billion dollar software company, which is something I look for in any startup I get involved with,” said Walske.
“Performance Horizon is truly privileged to have Steve at the helm of our board of directors,” said Malcolm Cowley, Chief Executive Office of Performance Horizon. “His strategic guidance and oversight based on decades of experience will provide immeasurable value as we become the de facto solution for digital partner marketing.”
Major brands in travel, retail, finance and digital content rely on the Performance Horizon platform to drive customer acquisition, revenue increases and profitability gains through their online marketing channels. This includes the ability to optimize campaign performance, deploy creative, manage partner and product spend, adjust commission rates and run promotions on the fly, easily integrate into existing workflows and systems via the open architecture as well as process partner payments globally within one day.
For information about how your company can benefit from Performance Horizon and to request a demo, visit http://www.performancehorizon.com.
About Performance Horizon
Performance Horizon, the leading provider of SaaS solutions for digital partner marketing, enables brands to directly connect with their marketing partners to dramatically increase customer acquisition and drive high margin revenues from online marketing channels. With offices in the U.S., U.K., Japan and Australia, Performance Horizon's platform drives $3B+ in advertiser top line revenues across 120,000 marketing partners in over 170 countries. Performance Horizon is backed by top-tier investors, including Mithril, Greycroft Partners and DN Capital. For more information, visit http://www.performancehorizon.com and follow us @tweetphg.
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