November 04, 2014 09:00 ET

Kevin Cochrane Joins Jahia's Board

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND and WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Nov. 4, 2014) - Jahia Solutions Group, the vendor behind the leading open source platform, announced today that Kevin Cochrane, former marketing executive for Adobe and OpenText, has joined Jahia's Board. In this capacity, Cochrane will provide strategic support to the company he recognizes as a major disruptor in the market.

With 18 years of experience in executive roles with some of the best-performing companies Cochrane is one of the main thought leader of the industry. As Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at OpenText, he was responsible for worldwide marketing execution and product strategy. As CMO of Day software, he was instrumental in the making of its acquisition by Adobe in 2010, which he consequently served as VP Enterprise Marketing. He also was employee #3 at Interwoven -now part of the HP Autonomy portfolio- and responsible for Interwoven's TeamSite product, pioneered WCM in the process, which took them to their 1999 IPO - the hottest of the year.

"Kevin has been consistently at the forefront of major innovations and disruptions in our industry," commented Elie Auvray, CEO and co-founder of Jahia Solution Group. "His experience will contribute to the acceleration of our momentum and help expand the reach of our avant garde vision. It's a great endorsement to see an industry visionary such as Kevin embrace that vision and help us get to the next steps of Jahia's journey."

"Businesses today need an integrated approach to the increasing amount of digital challenges they face. Inspired by its original vision of convergence between portal and wcm, and now with its digital industrialization concept, Jahia delivers an exceptional set of tools to solve these problems" said Cochrane. "I'm very excited to have an opportunity to help Jahia's leadership implement this vision and deliver new value to Enterprise consumers in the process."

About Jahia

Rooted in Open Source CMS, Jahia's Digital Industrialization paradigm is about streamlining Enterprise digital projects across channels to truly control time-to-market and TCO, project after project.

Putting an end to "the Tunnel effect", the new Jahia Studio enables IT and marketing teams to collaboratively and iteratively build cutting-edge online business solutions. These, in turn, are securely and easily deployed as modules and apps, reusable across any digital projects, thanks to the new Jahia Private App Stores software.

Each solution provided by Jahia stems from this overarching vision: Digital Factory, Workspace Factory, Portal Factory and eCommerce Factory.

Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, Jahia Solutions Group has its North American headquarters in Washington DC, with offices in Chicago, Toronto and throughout Europe. Jahia counts hundreds of global brands and governmental organizations among its loyal customers, in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, please visit www.jahia.com

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