Joe Pisano will lead the retailing technology provider.
AUSTIN, Texas – October 25, 2011 – Starmount, a software provider focused on helping retailers optimize the shopper experience, today announced the appointment of Joe Pisano as President and COO. Pisano brings to Starmount more than 30 years of experience in retail technology and software sales.
“We are pleased to have Joe join the Starmount leadership team,” Starmount CEO Joe Halloum said. “With the addition of Joe, Starmount will be able to focus on continued growth without sacrificing our dedication to helping retailers deliver a richer, more personalized in-store customer experience through mobile technology.”
As President and COO, Pisano will be responsible for product sales, services and implementation. Pisano will share the role of president with Jerry Rightmer, Starmount President and CTO, who will remain focused on product strategy and development. Pisano and Rightmer will both report to Halloum.
“Mobile is the most disruptive technology for retailers in decades,” Pisano said. “These devices are changing how retailers are connecting with customers, and Starmount is leading the way in using mobile to deliver a truly unique in-store experience — breaking down the wall between the online and in-store customer experience.”
Pisano previously served as Vice President of Sales at 360Commerce, along with Halloum and Rightmer, who was co-founder of 360Commerce, which was acquired by Oracle® in 2006. Prior to joining Starmount, Pisano served in several executive positions at Oracle, including Vice President of Store Solution Sales and Vice President of Sales for the Latin American Division.
Starmount software solutions bring the richness of the Web and the power of mobile into the store, where retailers can create more personalized, relevant, and dynamic interactions with customers. From mobile selling to interactive kiosks, our retail solutions transform the store environment to a more connected, engaging shopping experience. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Starmount works with a diverse client base of leading retailers around the world, such as Pep Boys, Urban Outfitters and Home Depot. For more information, visit www.starmountsystems.com, read the blog at www.starmountsystems.com/blog, and follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/starmountretail.