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Dean Mansfield joins as President of Worldwide Field Operations and Jim Beach is named Chief Financial Officer
December 6, 2012
NEW YORK - Emailvision, the leader in SaaS solutions for relationship marketing and customer intelligence, today announced that two industry veterans have joined the company’s executive leadership team to support and strengthen Emailvision’s leadership position and ambitious international growth plans. Dean Mansfield has joined as President of Worldwide Field Operations and Jim Beach has been appointed the role of Chief Financial Officer. Both positions will report directly to Emailvision CEO and Founder Nick Heys.
“Emailvision is one of the fastest growing software companies in the world. I’m delighted to have both Dean and Jim join our executive team,” commented Emailvision CEO Nick Heys. “For 25 years, Jim has successfully managed finance and operations for high-growth technology companies. Dean has a stellar track record of building world-class international sales organizations. Their tremendous strategic and operational experience will help to take our business to a whole new level.”
As President of Worldwide Field Operations, Dean Mansfield will lead Emailvision’s sales, partner and field marketing teams. Dean has spent more than 15 years in the software industry working in global sales and executive leadership roles. From 2004-2009, Dean served as President of WW Sales and Distribution at NetSuite Inc. Under Dean’s leadership, revenues grew over twenty fold. Prior to NetSuite, Dean was the VP WW Sales Operations at Brocade Communications, VP of Asia Pacific at Plumtree Software, and SVP WW Sales at McAfee/Network Associates. Most recently, Dean was the President and CEO of Fonality Inc.
“Over the past 24 months, Emailvision has rapidly expanded their operations in all regions including North and South America, Europe and Asia. It’s certainly an exciting time to join this organization and I look forward to working with the worldwide field teams and our client community as we deliver best-in-class solutions,” commented Emailvision President of Worldwide Field Operations, Dean Mansfield.
As Chief Financial Officer, Jim Beach will lead Emailvision’s finance, HR and legal teams. Jim has spent over 25 years working in financial leadership roles in the technology industry for both public and private companies. Most recently, Jim served as CFO & VP at ADP Dealer Services International where he was responsible for business planning and financial operations. Previously, Jim served as CFO and EVP of Cobalt Group Inc., the leading digital marketing firm servicing the automotive industry which ADP acquired in 2010, CFO at Attachmate Corporation / WRQ, Inc., CFO at DataChannel, Inc., CFO and SVP at Applied Microsystems Corp.
“This is a great time to join Emailvision and help guide its next phase of growth and maturity in the rapidly expanding SaaS marketplace,” commented Emailvision CFO Jim Beach. “As a true international provider, we are uniquely positioned to provide digital marketing solutions for local markets as well as multi-national customers.”
Emailvision, majority owned by Francisco Partners, is the next generation marketing analytics and automation company. Emailvision delivers innovative and unique SaaS solutions for relationship marketing via email, mobile, social and web. Every month, the Emailvision marketing cloud platform delivers 600,000 personalized marketing campaigns for 3,300 clients. Emailvision is located in 22 countries around the world. In 2012 Emailvision was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing privately-held software companies.