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GreenPages Appoints Chief Information & Technology Officer
Aug 03, 2012 (02:08 PM EDT)
Kevin Hall, Former ProFlowers CIO, Joins Virtualization & Cloud Consulting Leader
KITTERY, Maine, Aug. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GreenPages Technology Solutions, a leading virtualization and cloud consulting and integration company, announced today that Kevin Hall has joined the organization as Chief Information and Technology Officer. In this role, Kevin is chartered with working with GreenPages' senior leadership and technology teams to ensure the company's portfolio of technology solutions are well aligned with the market and that GreenPages' IT and business processes reinforce and drive corporate strategy.
Kevin is a forward leaning systems expert and leads GreenPages' internal IT and application development teams, providing strategic direction and thought leadership. "I'm excited to join a company with such broad technical talent and experience at helping clients design virtualization and cloud strategies to power their business," said Hall.
Prior to joining GreenPages, Kevin was President and Managing Partner at K Hall & Company where he advised established corporations as well as startups on designing customer-centric systems to increase profit and streamline efficiency.
Kevin achieved notable success as CIO of ProFlowers, where he spearheaded the ecommerce transformation of an entire industry. Key initiatives included strengthening ProFlowers' in-house IT and operational management team and fueling an increase in sales transactions to more than 4.5 million. ProFlowers went public in 2003, and in 2006 was sold to Liberty Media for $477 million.
From 1995-2000, Kevin worked with GreenPages' current CEO, Ron Dupler, at a national technology solutions provider, helping design two custom ecommerce technology solutions that fueled the organization's growth, resulting in a 600% revenue increase from $63 million to $380 million.
"Kevin is a proven technology innovator with an impressive track record of leading teams through a spirit of collaboration," said Ron Dupler, GreenPages' CEO. "We're honored to have him as such a key part of our company."
"We are at a transformational point in the IT industry, just as we were twenty years ago contemplating the power of the Internet," said Hall. "Cloud technologies hold just as much promise and it's thrilling to be part of a company at the forefront of this industry transformation."
Kevin is a board member and technology advisor for both B2C & B2B companies and received the Smithsonian Laureate Medal in 2000, presented to top international IT executives for visionary use of technology in business.
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