April 14, 2008 08:00 ET

Adapx Appoints Ted Gauld as Vice President of Product Management and Marketing

Industry Veteran Brings Nearly Two Decades of Microsoft Experience and Success Working With Bootstrapping Start-Ups to Leading Digital Pen and Paper Software Company

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - April 14, 2008) - Adapx (, the company that is changing the economics of field data management, today announced the appointment of Ted Gauld as its new Vice President of Product Management and Marketing. With nearly 20 years of senior level product management and marketing experience under his belt, Gauld is uniquely positioned to take Adapx to the next level by expanding the Capturx product line, developing and driving a profitable channel program, and increasing marketing initiatives targeted towards enterprises and government agencies.

Ken Schneider, Adapx CEO and president, said, "We are proud to bring Ted Gauld on board as his in-depth understanding of successful product management and his marketing track record speak volumes. His deep knowledge of field force data management as well as his experience streamlining the integration of requirements from the developer and end user perspectives will enable us to continue our leadership role in providing the best solution to our customers."

Most recently, Gauld served as the vice president of marketing for TrueContext Corporation where he led the marketing and product management in the mobile forms industry. Prior to TrueContext, Gauld held various product planning and product management positions during his tenure at Microsoft. In these roles, he gained valuable expertise bringing products to market -- from strategy and messaging to the development of strategic partnerships and licensing deals for prominent business groups. Gauld received his MBA in International Business from the Columbia Business School, where he was also a member of the Honor Society and on the Dean's List. Gauld completed his undergraduate work at Duke University.

"Adapx's success with the Capturx solutions for ArcGIS Desktop, Microsoft OneNote, and Autodesk Design Review is due to the fact that they have developed a solid product that offers an intuitive and superior field data management option for a broad range of industries," said Gauld. "At this important juncture, I'm excited to work with such a talented team as we continue to rapidly add business-critical functionalities and applications to our solution set."

About Adapx

Adapx is changing the economics of field data management with its enterprise-ready digital pen and paper software platform for the GIS, Geospatial, CAD, and forms markets. Designed to help both field workers and business executives, Capturx allows organizations to capture actionable intelligence from any extreme environment and make real-time decisions in and outside the office. Leading enterprises and government agencies rely on Adapx to derive value from every field-based interaction to increase operational efficiencies and competitive advantage. Privately held and headquartered in Seattle, Washington, the company has partnerships with Anoto, Autodesk, and ESRI. For more information, please visit

Adapx and Capturx, and their respective logos are trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of Adapx Corporation. Other products and company names mentioned are the trademarks of their respective owners.

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