SOURCE: Clarizen

Clarizen

September 08, 2015 19:00 ET

Clarizen Opens Australia Office to Strengthen Presence in Asia Pacific Region

Company Addresses Regional Demand for Collaborative Work Management, Names Gary Rubinstein Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA and SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2015) - Clarizen, a global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced its new Australian office, expanding its global footprint in the Asia Pacific (APAC) market. Clarizen also named Gary Rubinstein to lead the region as Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand. Gary reports to Guy Shani, vice president of strategic alliances and Asia Pacific Japan, based in San Mateo, California.

The new Melbourne office is located at:

Level 31, 120 Collins Street,
Melbourne Victoria
T: +61 3 9013 8621

"Clarizen's continued growth highlights global demand for better work management, improved visibility and purposeful collaboration," said Avinoam Nowogrodski, CEO, Clarizen. "Our new Australian office will serve this tech-savvy region's need for solutions that help them move faster and adapt to the changes that confront them every day."

The company, which recently closed the strongest quarter in its history, has reported significant growth across all geographies, including a 96 percent quarter on quarter increase in monthly recurring revenue across Australia and New Zealand, and a 74 percent year-over-year growth in total bookings. Clarizen has also strengthened its international presence with employee growth of 50 percent during the past 18 months and across-the-board growth in the EMEA, Latin America, and APAC markets.

To Clarizen, Rubinstein brings more than 15 years of project management, strategic analysis, system and software implementation, and business consulting experience. Most recently, Rubinstein served as group manager and national practice principal at Revolution IT, a Melbourne-based application lifecycle management consultancy that serves the Asia Pacific region. He helped the company's management expand its vision, which fueled company growth from 30 to more than 200 employees. Previously, he worked with Systems Union Pty Ltd and Cosmos 21+ Group in Melbourne.

"Collaboration, productivity, and transparency are top-of-mind for APAC enterprises," said Rubinstein. "They are looking to get work done as efficiently as possible while collaborating with team members on multiple projects in diverse locations, all in real time. I'm thrilled to join the Clarizen team here in Australia and am committed to making true collaborative work management a reality for companies in the region."

About Clarizen
Clarizen is a leader in collaborative work management, bringing together cross-company project management, configurable workflow automation and purposeful collaboration in an enterprise-grade platform. Clarizen unites teams, reduces communication overload, and provides extensive visibility at any level of the enterprise, so everyone can work more effectively, adapt to changes and achieve their objectives. Thousands of organizations across 79 countries, including dozens of the Fortune 500, rely on Clarizen's award-winning solution. The company is privately held with locations all around the world including San Mateo, CA, Tel Aviv, IL and London, UK. For more information, visit www.clarizen.com.

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