SOURCE: Tradeshift


July 30, 2012 10:00 ET

TRADESHIFT Adds to North American Sales Force With Executive Ed Van Hooydonk

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 30, 2012) - TRADESHIFT, the fastest growing online, global business network and e-invoicing platform, announced the hiring of Ed Van Hooydonk as their latest North American Sales Executive. The announcement signals further growth for TRADESHIFT as the company expands its presence in the United States & Canada. TRADESHIFT celebrated the launch of their San Francisco headquarters in January 2012.

Van Hooydonk is a seasoned sales executive who has maintained senior roles in technology firms for over a decade. His years of experience range from building an international start-up to leading C-level sales at enterprise technology companies.

"Ed is a true sales professional. He has a gift for identifying enterprise clients' needs and determining the absolute best strategy to deliver the solution they require. We are thrilled to have him on the TRADESHIFT team," commented CCO, Christian Hjorth.

"TRADESHIFT has been on my radar for some time, but when I read an article predicting its potential to disrupt not only the current models for business software, but also banking and finance, I knew this was a company positioned very well with a big future. I'm very excited to be part of the most innovative team in the B2B software space," added Van Hooydonk.

Ed Van Hooydonk is based in Toronto. His territory includes Canada, New England, the Mid-Atlantic and Michigan.


TRADESHIFT connects businesses on a secure online network to help them work collaboratively and manage tasks such as invoicing and cash flow. In the TRADESHIFT Business Cloud, organizations create a network with their suppliers, customers and partners to streamline common business processes powered by the latest technologies.

Launched in May 2010, TRADESHIFT is used by over 100,000 companies across 190 countries. Businesses on the TRADESHIFT platform include ASP NHS, the French Government, Kuehne+Nagel, TDC, DT Group and DSV. In 2010, TRADESHIFT was awarded Best Enterprise at The Techcrunch Europa awards and Most Innovative Solution by Financial-I. In 2011 the company was also highly commended for "Kicking ass globally" at the Techcrunch Europas.

TRADESHIFT Inc is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Copenhagen, London, Paris, Frankfurt and Amsterdam.

TRADESHIFT fundamentally shifts the way you do business. For more information, visit

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