James Hart Joins Kentico as VP of Marketing
Kentico Software, the Web Content and Customer Experience Management vendor, has announced the appointment of James Hart as Vice President of Marketing reporting to the CEO. James Hart comes from AVG where he worked as the SVP of Global Marketing.
"We are very excited to welcome James to the Kentico team. His extensive experience in marketing will greatly assist in raising the visibility of our enterprise-class Web content management solution,” said Petr Palas, Kentico founder and CEO. "He will also help us take our marketing and communications to a new level as we grow with our clients and partners.”
"Kentico is passionate about the work they do and I am delighted to be joining them as their VP of Marketing. As the
first .NET CMS vendor that offers a complete CXM solution both on-premise and as a service in the cloud, they are visionary in both the products they create and the business models they follow. I look forward to working with Petr and the management team in taking Kentico to the next growth level and beyond,” said James Hart, VP of Marketing at Kentico Software.
James will be based in Brno. He has over 20 years’ experience in the high technology sector. His previous role was at AVG in Prague, where he led the global marketing function and established the company as the disruptive thought leader in their industry sector. This was during, and through, AVG’s successful initial public offering. Prior to AVG, James held marketing leadership roles at RIM EMEA and T-Mobile UK. He holds an MA in International Marketing from Brunel University London and is a founding mentor of the Marketing Academy in the UK.
About Kentico CMS
Kentico CMS is an enterprise Web Content Management System and Customer Experience Management System that provides a complete set of features for building websites, intranets, community sites and e-commerce solutions on the Microsoft ASP.NET platform on premise or in the cloud. It supports mobile websites, SEO, document management, online marketing tools, multilingual websites, multisite management and it ships with 70 modules, 400 configurable Web parts and source code available.
Kentico CMS customers can expect a highly flexible platform with a uniquely easy-to-use user interface. It’s currently used by more than 15,000 websites in 87 countries. The clients include Microsoft, Guinness, Chiquita, Vodafone, O2, Orange, Brussels Airlines, Mazda, Ford, Subaru, Isuzu, Samsung, Gibson, ESPN, DKNY, Abbott Labs, Medibank, Ireland.ie and others.
About Kentico Software
Kentico Software (www.kentico.com)