SOURCE: Incuity Software, Inc.

August 23, 2006 10:00 ET

John Theron Joins Incuity Software as Chief Product Officer and Vice President, Product Management

MISSION VIEJO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 23, 2006 -- Incuity Software, Inc., a leading developer of business intelligence (BI) software for manufacturing enterprises, today announced that John Theron has joined the company as Chief Product Officer and Vice President of Product Management.

In the new post, Theron is responsible for product management and product marketing, and coordinates all product-related activities from requirements definition through development and QA to product positioning and release. He reports directly to Doug Lawson, Incuity Chief Executive Officer.

"We are fortunate to have John come aboard in this critical product area because he has more than 20 years experience in manufacturing and enterprise software and knows our market space in great depth," Lawson said. "He has great expertise in development and application of business intelligence solutions for manufacturing, which is our sweet spot."

Theron worked with the original Incuity team as joint CEO of Ptm, the South Africa-based company acquired by Wonderware Corporation in 1995. This team developed the technology for Wonderware's IndustrialSQL Server™ real-time relational database, and Theron subsequently headed product marketing at Wonderware.

Theron has also served as Vice President of Product Management at XPrime, a company in the business intelligence market; as Director of Product Management for Quest Software's enterprise database solutions; and as CEO of Blue Owl Technologies, an energy management software company.

Theron received a BS degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.

About Incuity

Incuity Software, based in Mission Viejo, California, is a pioneer in the creation of data management systems for reporting, analysis and business intelligence applications in manufacturing and process companies. More than 45,000 seats of the company's products have been installed since 1998, in 13 languages and in more than 40 countries. In addition to its headquarters operations in California, Incuity has regional sales offices in Nevada and Massachusetts in the U.S. as well as in Sydney, Australia; Duesseldorf, Germany; and Johannesberg, South Africa. The company also maintains a Professional Services group in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.

Incuity Web Events

Incuity conducts regular weekly web events on business intelligence for manufacturing. The "Introduction to Business Intelligence for Manufacturing" web events are held every Tuesday from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. (Pacific time) and show how users can deploy Incuity's BI for manufacturing software to improve their companies' performance, productivity and profitability. The Incuity how-to series on "Building Business Intelligence Solutions for Manufacturing" is held every Wednesday from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. (Pacific time) and covers how to access, correlate, analyze, visualize and act on manufacturing and business data from all the systems in users' manufacturing enterprises.

For additional information about the company and its products or for a complete list of value-added resellers around the world, please visit the corporate web site at

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