SOURCE: Omniture


August 25, 2009 07:57 ET

Omniture Appoints Vice President of Sales, Omniture Insight

Alan Gurock Brings 20+ Years of Successful Large Enterprise Business Intelligence, SaaS and On Premise Software Sales Experience

OREM, UT--(Marketwire - August 25, 2009) - Omniture, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMTR), a leading provider of online business optimization software, today announced the appointment of Alan Gurock as vice president of sales, Omniture Insight. Gurock will be responsible for driving sales of Omniture Insight (formerly Omniture Discover OnPremise). Omniture Insight is a multi-channel analytics solution that enables organizations to quickly analyze large volumes of rapidly evolving data in real-time, synthesizing data from any source, including business intelligence tools, data warehouses, web, call centers and point-of-sale in retail, to rapidly correlate online and offline data for a better understanding of customer behavior and preferences.

Gurock joins Omniture from Business Objects, an SAP company, where he most recently served as group vice president, North American Healthcare and Eastern Region, responsible for overseeing a 100-person organization with revenue responsibility in excess of $100 million of performance management, business intelligence, and information management solutions. While at Business Objects, he was one of the number one area sales directors in North America, and his team was consistently ranked at the top of the sales organization. Prior to that, Gurock was the regional sales manager, Northeast Region, for INFORMATICA, selling business intelligence, analytics applications and data integration tools to Fortune 2000 clients. While at INFORMATICA, he was responsible for multiple transactions of over $1 million. While a director of sales at Eloquent, his team closed the company's largest transaction up to that point in time of $3 million. He has also served as a regional sales director for payroll processing and HR outsourcing company ADP, where he accomplished a fiscal year regional revenue increase of 25+ percent.

Gurock received his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Maryland, College Park.

"Omniture Insight is a powerful tool helping some of our most successful customers quickly unlock the value of vast amounts of data while there is still time to act," said Josh James, co-founder and CEO of Omniture. "Based on the use cases we see from customers, we are convinced that any company with large amounts of multi-channel data could significantly increase its understanding of customer behavior and preferences using Omniture Insight. We look forward to Alan's contributions to help grow this part of our business."

About Omniture

Omniture, Inc. is a leading provider of online business optimization software, enabling customers to manage and enhance online, offline and multi-channel business initiatives. Omniture's software, which it hosts and delivers to its customers as an on-demand subscription service and on-premise solution, enables customers to capture, store and analyze information generated by their Web sites and other sources and to gain critical business insights into the performance and efficiency of marketing and sales initiatives and other business processes. In addition, Omniture offers a range of professional services that complement its online services, including implementation, best practices, consulting, customer support and user training through Omniture Education. Omniture's more than 5,000 customers include eBay, AOL, Wal-Mart, Gannett, Microsoft, Neiman Marcus, Oracle, Sony and HP.

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