|By PR Newswire||
|September 17, 2012 12:48 PM EDT||
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Certain, Inc., a leading provider of SaaS technology solutions for the global meetings and events industry, today announced that Ravi Jagannathan has joined the company as vice president of product and technology strategy. Jagannathan joins Certain with a proven track record in defining and bringing successful software products to the market.
Jagannathan brings a wide range of software product leadership experience to the position. Most recently he was an executive consultant on products and solutions working with companies such as Jaspersoft and NetBase. At NetBase, Jagannathan drove the company's transition from a single application to a multi-solution enterprise platform vendor. Previously, Jagannathan was co-founder and CEO of MoJolt, a location-aware smart phone application platform and service for connecting consumers and businesses.
"Ravi will play a key role in executing our vision to help marketers and event professionals maximize event ROI for all stakeholders," said Peter Micciche, CEO of Certain, Inc. "Under Ravi's direction, Certain will continue to deliver and expand upon its flexible and extensible event management platform, attendee engagement solutions, and real-time event intelligence. Ravi will be responsible for driving the vision for Certain's SaaS platform, products and technology partner ecosystem. Additionally, he will oversee the Company's product and solution marketing, product management, technology partnerships and product innovation functions."
Jagannathan also served as vice president of product planning and management at Siperian, a leading provider of master data management solutions, which was acquired by Informatica in 2010. Other experience includes key customer-facing and technical roles with Agile Software, Broadbase and Oracle in the areas of enterprise analytics and data management.
"Certain has been setting the pace for the meetings and events industry in key areas such as appointment management and collaborative meeting planning," said Jagannathan. "I am very excited to join the Certain team and look forward to accelerating the realization of Certain's vision of providing compelling ROI on investments in events and meetings."
For more information about Certain, Inc., including a listing of customers, offerings and recent company news, please visit: http://www.certain.com
About Certain, Inc.
Certain, Inc.® is the leading provider of SaaS event management technology for the global meetings and events industry. Certain's innovative solutions deliver streamlined processes, reduced expenses, greater return on investments, and improved overall business value to marketers and event professionals. The Certain, Inc. platform supports a full range of events – from small meetings and educational sessions, to large conferences and world events. Headquartered in San Francisco, Certain has operations and sales offices in North America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. Please visit www.certain.com.
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