Bigtincan Welcomes Patrick Welch as President and COO
Seasoned Mobile and B2B Technology Exec to Help Scale Worldwide Operations as Demand for Enterprise-Grade Mobile Content Management and Productivity Solutions Expands
BOSTON, MA–(Marketwire – Sep 26, 2012) – Bigtincan, the enterprise content and productivity solution for mobile devices, announced today that Patrick Welch has joined the company as its president and chief operating officer (COO). Mr. Welch brings more than a decade of experience working in the enterprise software and mobile technology space. He will be responsible for guiding the strategic direction of Bigtincan’s worldwide operations, with oversight on sales, support, business development and marketing departments.
“Patrick has a strong track record of building successful businesses in the B2B technology space and we’re thrilled to have him as a part of the team,” said David Keane, Bigtincan CEO/managing director. “He’s joining Bigtincan at an exciting time, as mobile devices become the norm in enterprises and demand for our technology in the States continues to accelerate.”
Welch brings a wealth of mobile and enterprise technology experience and has held several executive-level positions throughout his career. Most recently he served as the vice president of sales at Apperian, a start-up in the mobile application management space. Prior to Apperian, Welch played a key role in facilitating the growth and success of Netegrity, the maker of network identity and access software, from startup to $100 million+ in annual sales. He was also instrumental in the success of identity and access management company Aveksa, where he was responsible for approximately 5000 percent growth between 2007 and 2009.
“Bigtincan is changing the way that CIOs at Fortune 500 companies think about the productivity and on-the-road capabilities of their growing remote workforce,” added Welch. “Tablet adoption in the enterprise is exploding and Bigtincan is taking the next step by introducing a solution that’s extending the field workforce with all the right content resources, at the right time in the right location. I’m very excited to join the team.”
Bigtincan delivers a powerful, intelligent mobile solution for secure delivery of business content with a consumer-like experience. The technology helps enterprises maximize the profitability and productivity of their remote workforce by delivering a fully-integrated system for existing and emerging mobile platforms that arms remote employees with the most up-to-date and accurate business content. The solution works on any iOS or Android device and gives users the unique ability to receive, review and edit business documents, access local and corporate applications and navigate rich web content, videos and more.
Bigtincan is the enterprise content and productivity hub for mobile devices that’s intelligent, secure and social. The company’s solution helps enterprises maximize the profitability and productivity of its remote workforce by arming them with everything that they need to do business on the road. Bigtincan’s technology gives remote workers real-time content access and intelligence that ensures that they are leveraging the most relevant and up-to-date information. The solution allows users to access business documents, local and corporate applications, rich web content, videos and more – all from a single, intuitive application regardless of network connection status.
Bigtincan’s customers span a wide range of industries including government, healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, technology and more. With Gobal headquarters in Boston and offices in Singapore, Paris, and Sydney, Bigtincan is a global leader in mobile technology. For more information, please visit www.bigtincan.com or follow@bigtincan on Twitter.