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Expressume Attracts Greg Meyers
Oct 05, 2010 (01:10 PM EDT)
Senior Software Executive Joins Team as Vice President of Product Development and Implementation Services
DELAFIELD, Wis., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Expressume, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of video talent acquisition solutions to the Global 5000, announced today the addition of Greg Meyers as Vice President of Product Development and Implementation Services. In his role, Meyers will be responsible for driving the continued innovation and development of Expressume's technology while advancing Expressume's proven process to ensure rapid implementation and immediate client ROI.
Meyers brings to Expressume more than 25 years of experience in business development and software engineering management. A visionary leader, Greg is known for delivering innovative software applications to rapidly emerging markets. He has a proven track record in assessing industry and technology trends to ensure products meet evolving market demands.
"I'm very pleased to announce Greg's addition to our team. Greg has extensive experience in software architecture, design and development. Throughout his career he has built and supported enterprise applications for the commercial market including large, global organizations," explained Expressume CEO Kurt Heikkinen. "As a founding member at Palladio Software, which was subsequently sold to Rational Software, Greg shares our entrepreneurial spirit and complements our product development knowledge with a proven ability to take product ideas to market, and evolve them to meet industry changes and demands," he added.
"I'm excited to apply my experience and help expand Expressume's technology while scaling the company's implementation process to deliver on new business demands," stated Meyers. "Looking at how the adoption of video talent acquisition solutions is growing, and how well positioned Expressume is to emerge as a leader in this exploding market, I feel very fortunate to have joined such an innovative team at such an exciting time," he added.
Meyers' past experience includes Rational Software, IBM Software Group, where he was executive vice president and general manager for 10 years following the company's acquisition of Palladio Software, a solutions provider to the software development industry, co-founded by Meyers. During his tenure at Rational, Meyers supervised a 200 member team with a $20 million budget while developing a partnership with IBM, and grew revenues from $45 million to more than $100 million. Also during his career Meyers served as director of MedReform Services for Integrated Systems Corp, and product manager, and system and software engineer at GE Medical Systems.
Expressume delivers enterprise video talent acquisition solutions to the Global 5000. Founded in 2007, the company is a pioneer in the utilization of video technology to optimize the hiring process through an enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) model. Expressume's approach provides hiring teams and recruiters an all-inclusive solution that integrates instantly retrievable candidate videos, profiles, credentials, and documentation with the capability to conduct live panel interviews on demand. By enhancing efficiency, eliminating travel requirements, and minimizing costs, Expressume is able to engage candidates and hiring teams throughout the process, drive faster decisions and improve overall quality of hire. For more information, please visit www.expressume.com.