DEL MAR, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 6, 2013) - Frequentz, a global leader in real-time traceability and information management software, announced today the addition of David M. Thomas to its distinguished Board. Thomas brings with him a broad range of experience in executive roles at data-driven companies, including IMS Health and IBM.
"We're thrilled to welcome David Thomas to our Board as his wealth of experience leading global companies is a great complement to our current group of board members," said Michael Lucas, CEO, Frequentz. "He understands our vision to provide the most comprehensive track-and-trace technology and offers a unique perspective which will go well beyond our pharmaceutical and life sciences vertical."
Thomas brings a unique mix of global manufacturing, distribution, data analytics, and software experience to Frequentz's Board. As chairman and CEO of IMS Health, Thomas reignited the company's growth by increasing investment in core data assets, analytics and new product developments, dramatically strengthening the company's consulting and services capabilities while expanding into new markets. As senior vice president and group executive at IBM, Thomas drove business development, channel sales, and customer acquisition and retention on a global scale. While at IBM, he was a respected member of IBM's Corporate Executive Committee, which oversees all worldwide business operations.
Thomas currently serves as chairman of Fortune Brands Home Security Board of Directors and as presiding director of the Board of Directors at Interpublic Group. In addition, he is a member of the Fidelity Investments Board of Trustees.
Frequentz is a leader in comprehensive traceability and information management technologies that improve productivity, product quality, and profitability. Its solutions provide valuable insight into end-to-end supply chains, and critical business processes by collecting, storing and analyzing serialized, life history data. Applications of its software are currently used in the Agricultural, Pharmaceutical, Retail, and Automotive industries globally and promote intelligent analytics and consumer safety.
For more information visit: www.frequentz.com, or contact Glen Wellbrock directly at 858.461.4417.