Marsha Mathis to Drive Accelerated Customer Implementations of Market-Leading InSite Software Suite
AUSTIN, TX, April 25, 2005 -- PerformanceRetail, the leading provider of web-based software for the high velocity retail industry, today announced that Marsha Mathis, a 23-year veteran of the convenience retail industry, has joined the Company as director of professional services. Mathis joins PerformanceRetail as the Company enters a new stage in its development, with an unprecedented growth in new customers and product delivery being announced this month.
"PerformanceRetail continues to aggressively expand our customer base in the high velocity retail market with our modular, web-based solutions for improved retail visibility," said Marc Hafner, president and CEO of PerformanceRetail. "Marsha`s long track record of success and deep working relationships with convenience store retailers in this market will play a pivotal role in helping our customers quickly implement our solutions and rapidly drive return on investment."
Mathis brings to PerformanceRetail a wide range of convenience retail domain experience in marketing, operations and enterprise management in the software, services, and technology industries. In her role as director of professional services, Mathis is responsible for overseeing the implementation, training and support of PerformanceRetail`s products and services.
Prior to joining PerformanceRetail, Mathis was a vice president at Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a provider of software and services to the convenience and petroleum industries. Specifically, she launched and managed PDI/InfoServe and PDI/Limited, a hosted retail automation, financial reporting and management information service located in the United States and the United Kingdom. Additionally, her background includes experience in the fields of point-of-sale, in-store dynamic advertising via satellite broadband and B2B financial settlement and reconciliation. Mathis received a bachelor`s degree in marketing from Florida State University and a master`s of business administration from Mississippi College.
"PerformanceRetail`s solutions are delivering new levels of retail visibility and value to retailers that have traditionally been underserved by older technologies," said Mathis. "PerformanceRetail`s products and its web-based delivery model in particular enable retailers to quickly deploy solutions that drive rapid, demonstrable return on investment. I look forward to working with the Company`s current and future customers to bring PerformanceRetail`s best-in-class solutions to life."
PerformanceRetail is the leading provider of web-based business intelligence, merchandising and store operations software for the high velocity retail industry. InSite, the company`s modular suite of retail analytics and process automation applications, enables retailers to improve the profitability and efficiency of key merchandising and store operations business processes. Delivered as an on-demand service over the Internet, the InSite solution and PerformanceRetail`s comprehensive suite of services offerings ensure retailers realize value quickly while reducing upfront capital expenditures and ongoing support costs. By partnering with PerformanceRetail, industry leaders are transforming their retail operations into highly competitive, customer-driven profit centers.
Dean Cruse, PerformanceRetail
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