Regional Veteran Bryan Tan Joins Epicor from SAP to Drive Sales Operations
IRVINE, Calif., June 6, 2005 - Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of integrated enterprise software solutions for the midmarket, today announced that Bryan Tan has been appointed Epicor’s vice president of sales in Asia, effective immediately. Tan is based in Singapore and is responsible for managing and growing the company’s sales across the Asia region.
Tan has over 18 years of experience in the IT industry in Asia, including a background in solution sales management, systems integration and development and channel and alliance partner management for enterprise software solutions at various multinational corporations. Most recently, he was sales director for Singapore at SAP, where he was a key member of the sales team.
“Asia’s small and midmarket enterprises (SMEs) stand to benefit a great deal from the solutions that Epicor offers, which was a key factor of my decision to join the team here,” said Tan. “I anticipate specific industry verticals such as manufacturing and hospitality to show the largest growth opportunity for Epicor’s integrated enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and supply chain management business offerings.”
Prior to SAP, Tan represented several technology companies in sales and marketing, including companies such as PeopleSoft, Sybase and Software AG, NCR and Singapore Computer Systems.
“We welcome Bryan to the company, knowing that his expertise is well placed to drive and manage our sales operations in the region,” said Kevin Hurley, vice president of Asia Pacific for Epicor. “Bryan will be an essential asset to the team at this exciting period of growth for our business in Asia, and will help enable Epicor to build an even stronger position as a midmarket software leader.”
About Epicor Software Corporation
For 20 years, Epicor has been a recognized leader dedicated to providing integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM) and supply chain management (SCM) software solutions to midmarket companies around the world. With the acquisition of Scala, Epicor became a global leader in the midmarket serving over 20,000 customers in over 140 countries. Epicor leverages innovative technologies like Web services in developing end-to-end, industry-specific solutions for manufacturing, distribution, enterprise service automation, and hospitality that enable companies to immediately drive efficiency throughout business operations and build competitive advantage. With the scalability and flexibility to support long-term growth, Epicor`s solutions are complemented by a full range of services, providing a single point of accountability to promote rapid return on investment and low total cost of ownership. Epicor`s worldwide headquarters are located in Irvine, California with offices and affiliates around the world. For more information, visit the company`s Web site at www.epicor.com.
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