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ServiceNow Appoints Kevin Tumulty as EMEA Vice President, Drives Continued Growth in Region(November 07, 2011)
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/07/11 -- ServiceNow, the creators of SaaS for IT, today announced that Kevin Tumulty has joined the company as Vice President of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Tumulty will drive growth across the region as ServiceNow continues to expand its global operations and build on its solid base of customers in EMEA. He will lead the ServiceNow organization into new regions while working to add and expand relationships with local, regional and global partners.
"Kevin brings an impressive record of growing markets in EMEA to our rapidly expanding global management team," said ServiceNow CEO Frank Slootman. "ServiceNow is quickly growing its customer base in EMEA and securing the leadership position in the cloud IT management market. Kevin's experience will be instrumental in executing our very aggressive growth strategy."
Tumulty brings more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, and comes to ServiceNow with a proven track record of growing businesses and executing global go-to-market strategies. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President and Head of Sales for Europe at CA Technologies. Tumulty has also held EMEA, regional, and global roles in public and private equity-backed enterprise software companies.
"ServiceNow is disrupting the IT management market. We deliver to customers the only cloud service that works the way they do and enables them to innovate to truly deliver business value," said Tumulty. "Our reputation and success in the enterprise market has been built on the strength of our products and commitment to customer success. I look forward to delivering that value to an increasing number of customers and partners across EMEA."
ServiceNow is investing substantially in growing a partner ecosystem and already has strong local partners that align with the company vision. Michael Lindner, Regional Director DACH for ServiceNow, will continue to help lead efforts to strengthen key markets in Germany, including Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Munich, as well as increase ServiceNow's presence in Switzerland and Austria.
To support its continued growth in EMEA, ServiceNow will host Knowledge11 Europe, the ServiceNow User Conference, in Frankfurt, December 5-8, 2011, at the InterContinental Hotel. The event will bring together some of the largest and most forward-thinking global enterprises that are using ServiceNow to automate and optimize their IT environments. Knowledge11 Europe will feature more than 50 keynotes, customer case studies, hands-on workshops and training sessions in a four-day agenda. The event will focus on the most relevant SaaS for IT service management topics such as cloud automation, service catalog, CMDB, core ITIL processes, PaaS, social IT and many other topics. This year's presenters include CERN, Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte, Orange and Tegut, along with keynotes and in-depth sessions from the ServiceNow executive team.
ServiceNow was created to break all the old rules of enterprise IT management software. Born in the cloud, ServiceNow makes IT immediate, social and intuitive. From the beginning, the company set out to give IT people powerfully simple cloud services that just work. Today, the world's most recognizable and innovative companies rely on SaaS from ServiceNow to transform IT. Founded in 2004, ServiceNow was recently named by Inc. 500 as one of the fastest-growing companies in the world and is the undisputed market share leader in SaaS for IT. For more information, please visit http://www.service-now.com or http://community.service-now.com/servicenow-commentary.
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