TIBCO Software Names Lori Wright as Chief Marketing Officer
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that Lori Wright has been appointed to the position of chief marketing officer. Ms. Wright brings a strong mix of global marketing, strategy, online sales and operational experience to the marketing organization at TIBCO. The position of CMO will report to Murray Rode, TIBCO's chief operating officer.
Ms. Wright joins TIBCO from Symantec where she was the vice president leading the worldwide online sales group for the Norton eCommerce channel, with over $1.8 billion in annual bookings. Prior to this role, Ms. Wright held executive positions within Symantec's SMB, Cloud, Healthcare and Enterprise Messaging Management divisions. Ms. Wright's broad marketing and leadership experience will provide a strong complement to the TIBCO marketing organization.
"Lori joins TIBCO at an important time as the opportunity for a broader brand identity and more expansive marketing approach has never been greater or more valuable," said Murray Rode, TIBCO's chief operating officer. "Her global experience across digital and enterprise channels will be a great addition to our team and help support our continued growth, as well as our ability to operate at a larger scale. I look forward to working closely with Lori in her new role."
"TIBCO is a very special company with a great heritage of success. I am immensely honored to join TIBCO at this stage in its growth, and bring a dynamic marketing approach to complement the outstanding products and team. When you look at the assets of TIBCO, whether the core infrastructure business, or Spotfire, Loyalty Lab, or tibbr, you find truly exceptional technology. My focus will be to ensure the right people around the world know what the TIBCO portfolio can do for them," said Wright. Ms. Wright will commence her position as CMO at TIBCO in November 2013.
Before joining Symantec, Ms. Wright worked in mergers & acquisitions and global marketing at VERITAS Software. Ms. Wright also held previous roles at The Walt Disney Company, PaySys International and Lockheed Martin. She earned her bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Central Florida.
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. Whether it's optimizing claims, processing trades, cross-selling products based on real-time customer behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides companies the Two-Second Advantage® – the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes and applications in real time. Learn more at www.tibco.com.
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