Kurt Peters , Executive Editor
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Sept. 8, 2005 – Ecometry Corp., a leading supplier of software for multi-channel commerce, today announced that Brian Dean has joined the company as vice president, marketing and strategy.
Dean will oversee the company’s marketing and product strategy as Ecometry moves forward with its acquisition and integration of software companies that focus on the multi-channel solutions in the retail sector.
“Brian will be a critical part of our team during the company’s aggressive growth stage,” said John Marrah, president and CEO of Ecometry. “Our vision is to build the only single-source provider of customer-centric business applications for retailers. Brian’s expertise in identifying, developing and marketing innovative solutions for the retail market will be a significant asset for the company.”
Dean has more than 20 years of technology experience in the retail industry. Prior to joining Ecometry, he was the director of corporate strategy for Retek Inc. in Minneapolis, where he focused on strategic initiatives and mergers and acquisitions. Before this, he was the director of e-Business for CommercialWare in Boston, where he oversaw product strategy.
Earlier in his career, Dean served in executive positions in the retail industry, acting as director of multi-channel architecture for Target Corp. in Minneapolis and vice president, information technology for Rivertown Trading Company.
Ecometry Corp. is the premier provider of customer-focused software solutions for direct- and multi-channel commerce. Its products include the Blue Martini software, which enables multi-channel retailers to increase same-store sales, boost e-commerce revenue and drive customer loyalty, and the Ecometry Commerce Suite, which is a high-volume suite of business applications designed to completely automate the front- and back-end operations of multi-channel retailers. Headquartered in Delray Beach, Fla., Ecometry powers the multi-commerce operations of more than 500 companies, including Nordstrom, Time Life, Brookstone, Saks Fifth Avenue, Miles Kimball, Kohl’s Hickory Farms, Levenger, Delia`s, Overton`s, The Golf Warehouse, Nine West, Coldwater Creek, Coach, Bebe, Ross-Simons, Harley Davidson and Urban Outfitters. For more information, call the Ecometry Inside Sales Department at (561) 454-4233 or visit www.ecometry.com.
Marichelli Heredia or David Schull
Thorp & Company