SOURCE: Recommind


January 22, 2015 08:00 ET

Recommind Appoints Steve Kennedy as Senior Vice President of Field Operations

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 22, 2015) - Recommind, a leader in information intelligence, today announced the appointment of Steve Kennedy as Senior Vice President of Field Operations. In this new role, Steve is a key player in the company's growth plans and is responsible for the customer experience from pre-sales to customer support. He is charged with helping to expand Recommind's cloud business, bolstering the partner ecosystem and the search business, as well as continuing to grow the On-Demand hosted service and Information Governance. 

Kennedy came to Recommind as the former Worldwide President of Data Protection and Availability Software at EMC, where he was responsible for global field organizations representing archiving, eDiscovery and data protection software and services. Prior to EMC, Kennedy served as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales for Zantaz, where he led the business to achieve an almost 900 percent increase in revenues.

With more than 20 years of leadership experience in worldwide sales, field operations, and marketing, Kennedy has successfully spearheaded growth for public and private companies with revenues up to $5.9 billion in annual sales.

"There isn't a better time to join Recommind with business analytics, including search, end-to-end eDiscovery and information governance software, in such high demand among law firms, enterprises and government organizations," said Kennedy. "I look forward to helping Recommind continue its impressive revenue growth and customer engagement breakthroughs."

"I'm pleased to add another technology leader to the Recommind team," said Bob Tennant, CEO of Recommind. "Steve has led a number of successful initiatives at leading tech companies, where his efforts contributed to dramatic sales growth. His ability to execute on a large scale makes him the perfect choice to take us to the next level."

About Recommind, Inc. 

Recommind is a leader in information intelligence, delivering breakthrough software applications that harness the power of information to solve concrete business problems. Recommind customers include AstraZeneca, BMW, Cisco, Clifford Chance, Marathon Oil, Morgan Lewis, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Swiss Re, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), White & Case and WilmerHale. Recommind is headquartered in San Francisco and has offices in New York, Boston, London, Sydney and Bonn, Germany. For more information go to