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Gary Conway will report to RedPrairie CEO Michael Mayoras and become a member of the company’s executive leadership team.
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RedPrairie Corporation, a global supply chain and retail technology provider, announced today that Gary Conway has been appointed executive vice president and chief marketing officer. In this role, Conway is responsible for RedPrairie’s global marketing strategy, including corporate brand management, customer engagement, product strategy and marketing, and demand generation. Conway will report to RedPrairie CEO Michael Mayoras and become a member of the company’s executive leadership team.
“Gary is a global brand builder who inspires performance and collaboration across marketing and sales teams,” said Mayoras. “In a career spanning more than 35 years, Gary has demonstrated exemplary marketing leadership at some of the world’s foremost technology companies. We look forward to the impact Gary will have in strengthening RedPrairie’s competitive positioning, further defining the value of RedPrairie’s solutions and generating demand for our products and services.”
Mayoras went on to say, “Gary has deep roots in technology marketing leadership experience.” Conway most recently served as executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Progress Software, a global enterprise software company. Other roles included vice president of marketing for Sprint Nextel and group vice president of global marketing for PeopleSoft.
“This is a very exciting opportunity,” said Conway. “RedPrairie is uniquely positioned as a global leader in supply chain, workforce and all-channel retail solutions for the world’s leading companies. The company is at the epicenter of leveraging its long heritage in this space and providing unparalleled solutions to customers in every industry. I look forward to building on this reputation of leadership.”
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For more than 35 years, RedPrairie’s best-of-breed supply chain, workforce and all-channel retail solutions have put commerce in motion for the world’s leading companies. Installed in over 60,000 customer sites across more than 50 countries, RedPrairie solutions adapt to help ensure visibility and collaboration between manufacturers, distributors, retailers and consumers. RedPrairie is prepared to meet its customers’ current and future demands with multiple delivery options, flexible architecture and 24/7 technical and customer support. For a world in motion, RedPrairie is commerce in motion.
To learn more about how RedPrairie solutions can optimize your inventory, improve employee productivity or increase sales, visit RedPrairie.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.