PointAcross Acquires Goldmail, Inc.
Leader in SaaS voice-over-visual eMessaging purchased to enable continued growth and technology expansion
DENVER, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — PointAcross, Inc., today announced that it has acquired all of the assets including intellectual property and technology from Goldmail Inc., a web-based SaaS communications platform. This technology allows users to create customized voice-over-visual eMessages that can be easily shared via email, mobile devices, social networks or the web. Specific details of the deal have not been disclosed.
Factors driving PointAcross’ acquisition included Goldmail’s unique approach to eMessaging, its large population of corporate and individual users, and its presence in 117 countries. PointAcross has assembled a seasoned technology leadership team and has financial backing from key investors. Management is optimistic that they will be able to drive significant growth through its expanding suite of products and services tailored to drive revenue for the business enterprise via cloud-based and mobile communications platforms. Services include the core technology platform and analytics, professional creative services, hosting, and global access to hosted, digital eMessage libraries for the enterprise.
Spearheading the new company is CEO, Brian Owens, who has more than 25 years of executive leadership experience, including 15 years in the software industry. Brian was formerly the interim CEO of Goldmail, Inc. His background includes 4 successful SaaS start-ups and multiple executive roles with world-class organizations including IQNavigator, Fieldglass, Adecco, and others.
PointAcross also announces the appointment of two additional technology industry veterans to the executive team. Mary Ellen Tennant, Chief Operations Officer, has 25 years of experience building start-up and fast-growing technology organizations including Swiftpage, GS2.Net and Rhythms NetConnections. Angie Molter joins the company as Chief Revenue Officer, and will be responsible for all sales, marketing and revenue generation activities. Her 10 years of SaaS sales leadership experience includes IQNavigator.
Leading PointAcross’ global professional creative/marketing services team is Jeremy Rivera, the new Vice President of Creative. He has a proven track record building brand equity and delivering strategic, creative content for clients. He has previously held sales and marketing positions at Oracle, IQNavigator and most recently FOCUS.
PointAcross, Inc., a leader in voice-over-visual communications is a SaaS software company that provides a best-in-class suite of marketing communications solutions. PointAcross’ creative, cost effective and innovative message delivery system allows clients to drive revenue while connecting more effectively with their audience through highly personalized eMessaging.
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