DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Jun 23, 2016) - RMG Networks Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: RMGN), or RMG Networks™, a leading provider of technology-driven visual communications solutions, has announced the hiring of George Clopp as its senior vice president, chief technology officer.
As RMG continues to evolve its positioning to provide enhanced value to its customers, the company is elevating its capabilities and product suites by provisioning more advanced innovation and strategic technological solutions. Clopp brings a degree of expertise and leadership far beyond what the company has enjoyed to date in these areas.
Clopp's skill set eclipses standard software development and includes a robust level of expertise in infrastructure architecture, data warehouse, big data reporting and analytics, complex deployments and robust operational support for multi-terabyte systems.
Throughout his more than 20-year career, Clopp has focused on leading and delivering complex mission-critical software systems for some of the leading companies in the world including FedEx, Bloomberg, Macy's, Walgreens, Hilton, Exxon, Shell, JCP and the NFL. He has also led development teams of more than 200 people for several Silicon Valley companies and developed a strong foundation from his experiences at Bell South and Deloitte.
Most prominently, Clopp recently spent six years at Epsilon, one of the global leaders in "turning data-driven marketing into lasting relationships." Epsilon's market-leading technology, using a combination of systems and data/analytics, drove the company's immense success.
Robert Michelson, chief executive officer and president of RMG Networks, indicates "RMG is advancing its positioning and value to our customers by providing digital communication solutions that drive customer actions (sales and/or conversions) and employee engagement. Clopp's background in complex system development and data analytics are a perfect combination to accelerate and complete the value we will be bringing to our customers."
"It's amazing to join a company like RMG that has established an industry-wide reputation for developing innovative digital solutions," says Clopp. "I'm eager to work with RMG to develop next generation complex systems for some of the most recognizable brands worldwide."
Clopp has showcased his technical experience by designing and implementing mission-critical systems in the healthcare, financial, retail, travel, pharmaceutical, banking, aerospace, telecom, shipping and brokerage industries prior to joining RMG Networks. He holds an MBA from Southern Methodist University.
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About RMG NETWORKS
RMG NETWORKS (NASDAQ: RMGN) is a worldwide leader in intelligent visual communications that help businesses increase productivity, efficiency and engagement through digital messaging. By combining best-in-class software, hardware, business applications and services, RMG Networks offers a single point of accountability for integrated data visualization and real-time performance management. The company, who values 70% of the Fortune 100 as clients, is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit www.rmgnetworks.com.
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