SOURCE: Hard Dollar Corporation

Hard Dollar Corporation

August 04, 2009 11:00 ET

Former Oracle:Primavera Executive Joins Hard Dollar Corporation

Will Assume VP of Product Strategy and Management

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - August 4, 2009) - Hard Dollar Corporation, the creator of Project Cost Management systems, announced Ms. Nicole Stephano will assume the position of Vice President of Product Strategy and Management. Additionally, Ms. Stephano will establish and manage a new Hard Dollar office in the Philadelphia area to support the exploding growth of large customers located in the Eastern part of the country.

Nicole has been a key contributor at Oracle:Primavera for over sixteen years with most of her career in Product Marketing. Her focus was to support the development and introduction of new products that meet the demands of the Primavera customer base. Throughout her career at Primavera she assumed greater responsibility and management roles within the Product Strategy and Marketing functions. Nicole was most recently the Vice President of Industry Strategy and a key member of the transition team following the acquisition of Primavera by Oracle Corporation. Her entire career at Primavera has been focused on the capital construction industry and working with key mutual customers such as Zachry, Hill International, Alstom, MACTEC, Excel Energy and other leading contractors and owners to maintain customer intimacy and improve customer satisfaction.

"Our Customers, Partners and employees are all very excited to have Nicole join Hard Dollar," stated Doug Nicholas, CEO. "She has extensive industry background in capital project software plus the added experience of working in and building a rapidly growing, highly successful software company. Having an industry leader like Nicole join Hard Dollar further validates our strategy and commitment to provide our customers with the cost and productivity data that is vital to the successful delivery of capital projects. Nicole was a key executive and contributor to the growth, success, and market dominance of Primavera products. She will assume a prominent role as part of our senior management team and lead the direction of our aggressive product road map," concluded Nicholas.

About Hard Dollar Corporation

Hard Dollar is the single view project solution offering real-time, multi-user collaboration into project resources, cost, productivity, escalation, cash flow, earned value reporting, and scheduling from either Microsoft or Primavera.

Hard Dollar systems have been used to construct over $1 trillion in capital projects. For more information on the company or its products, visit

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