PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - Jun 22, 2011) - Webtrends, the leader in unified mobile, social and Web analytics and engagement, announced today that Andre M. Boisvert has joined its board of directors. Boisvert rounds out an impressive array of skills within the Webtrends board, which includes corporate finance, leadership and operations, as well as extensive experience within the hardware, software and services sectors.
Boisvert brings a deep and rich background in technology, with more than 30 years of experience. Boisvert has held executive positions at IBM, Cognos, Oracle, Sagent and SAS Institute Inc., where he was president and chief operating officer. In 2004, Boisvert co-founded Pentaho Corporation, the world's most popular commercial open source business intelligence platform. Since then, Boisvert has gone on to invest and serve as an advisor/director to several other leading companies, including Revolution Analytics, River Logic, Clario Analytics, Infobright and Palamida.
"As an individual with deep insights and experience in business intelligence and analytics, Andre is a great addition to our board," said Alex Yoder, Webtrends CEO. "The investments that we made in acquiring strategic technologie have started to pay dividends and as such we are re-investing in additional personnel and geographical expansion."
"I am honored to have been asked to join the Webtrends board of directors," stated Boisvert. "I look forward to working with my board colleagues and management in ensuring that Webtrends continues to be laser-focused on providing the most complete and compelling unified analytics and digital marketing products and services."
Boisvert joins fellow Webtrends board members:
- Benjamin Ball, founding partner at Francisco Partners, focused primarily on investments in the communications and hardware systems sectors
- Bruce T. Coleman, CEO, El Salto Advisors, with extensive experience running both publicly and privately held companies including Boole & Babbage, Inc., Information Sciences, Inc. and Walker Interactive Products
- Neil Garfinkel, founding partner at Francisco Partners, focused primarily on investments in the software and services sectors
- Scott Irwin, general partner at El Dorado Ventures, focused on software, infrastructure and clean energy investments.
- Alex Yoder, CEO, Webtrends
About Webtrends, Inc.
Webtrends enables meaningful digital engagement between companies and consumers everywhere they are online: on mobile devices, social networks and the Web. Through a broad product offering encompassing apps, ads, analytics and optimization, Webtrends provides digital marketers with a unified, cross-platform view into consumer behavior, easy-to-use digital engagement tools, and a clear path for action to deliver meaningful clicks, conversions and campaigns. The company's 3,500 clients span the globe and include: Associated Press, Barclays, BMW, China Telecom, Coca-Cola, Hitachi, Microsoft, The New York Times, Petrobras and RIM. Webtrends is co-headquartered in Portland and San Francisco, with offices in London, Melbourne and Tokyo. For more information, please visit us at http://www.webtrends.com, or follow us on Twitter at @webtrends.
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