- New Hires in Sales and Marketing Drive Global Expansion
NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stylesight, the industry-leading global content and technology solution for professionals in the fashion, style and design sectors, announces the latest additions to its international Executive Team with key hires for the global marketing and sales divisions.
Jerry Inman will serve as Senior Vice President, Global Marketing based in Stylesight's New York headquarters; and will oversee a globally focused NY-based Marketing team with regional Marketing Directors based in London, Hong Kong and Sao Paulo.
Al Kilgour has been named Senior Vice President of Sales Asia Pacific, based in Dubai; and will oversee all Asia Pacific sales teams, as well as liaise with channel partners in Mainland China, Korea and Japan.
Gurinder Singh will serve as Director of Sales EMEA, based in Stylesight's London headquarters; and will oversee the European sales teams.
"There has never been a better time in Stylesight's history than now to prepare for exponential growth," said Frank Bober, Founder & CEO, Stylesight. "Stylesight's leading inspirational content, commitment to creativity and next generation technology solutions, present global business opportunities unparalleled for Stylesight and for the creative segment of our industry. I am pleased to announce our continuing investment in the right human capital and resources, starting with the right Executive Team to help guide and further drive our business."
Jerry Inman, SVP Global Marketing
Mr. Inman is a seasoned executive with a strong track record of driving global market share, revenue growth, and increasing brand equity. As SVP Global Marketing, he'll be responsible for leading that charge across the organization, working closely with the global sales teams.
Prior to joining Stylesight, Mr. Inman served as CMO at 7thonline, the leading provider of omni-channel planning and demand forecasting to the retail industry. He was VP of Marketing at Lectra, the leading professional design and PLM technology provider to the fashion industry, as well as an 18-year marketing executive at Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence and integration software technologies.
Al Kilgour, SVP Sales APAC
Mr. Kilgour is an internationally experienced sales leader with a history of successfully building direct and partner revenue streams. Taking on the role of SVP Sales Asia Pacific, he'll be responsible for the fastest growing market segment in the industry.
Prior to joining Stylesight, Mr. Kilgour served as VP, Sales at Intralinks, the leading global provider of SaaS solutions for securely managing content and exchanging critical business information. Prior to that, he held a variety of senior management roles at New Jersey-based software maker Commvault, the leader in the data management, storage and archiving market.
Gurinder Singh, Director of Sales EMEA
Mr. Singh is a seasoned executive and commercial strategist with a successful track record in revenue growth, as well as accelerating customer acquisition, retention and yield. He'll be responsible for leading that charge for Stylesight throughout Europe.
Prior to joining Stylesight, Mr. Singh served as the Commercial Director for EMAP, a market-leading content provider for business communities worldwide. Prior, he was Sales Director at Graydon, one of the world's leading credit and risk intelligence companies.
This announcement comes on the heels of Stylesight's editorial expansion, now delivering over 350 new, in-depth proprietary reports across nine markets, each month. In addition, Stylesight has completely revamped its consumer-facing blog and social media channels, offering free access to real-time reports on runway trends and behind-the-scenes Fashion Week news. With more than nine million images on its site, and growing daily, Stylesight offers the most comprehensive coverage of trend and runway news in the world, supported by the most innovative platform and technology solutions in the industry.
Stylesight is the industry-leading global content and technology provider for professionals in the style, fashion and design sectors, dedicated to inspiring and enabling creativity for its over 40,000 end-users around the world. Combining visionary trend forecasting and indispensable analysis with an online workspace designed to help analyze and anticipate the ever-changing marketplace, Stylesight brings value to designers looking for inspiration and more time to be creative, as well as managers looking for cost savings and ROI. Stylesight is headquartered in New York, London and Hong Kong, with additional satellite offices stationed in style capitals spanning the globe.
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