Intershop Communications AG | Press Release |
Seasoned Software Veteran to Lead Intershop’s Next Phase of Growth
- David Cunningham is appointed as General Manager for the Americas to drive regional expansion
IRCE, Chicago, IL. and San Francisco, CA, June 4, 2013 – Provider of e-commerce solutions, Intershop, announces the appointment of David Cunningham to the position of General Manager for the Americas to drive regional growth by building new opportunities throughout North America. Cunningham has an extensive background in leading growth for global software and services organizations.
Jochen Moll, CEO, Intershop said, “David brings a wealth of leadership experience and a proven record of organizational and business growth success to this territory. America is a key region of growth for Intershop and we are committed to developing it to its full potential. David’s experience will help to drive our planned growth.”
Prior to joining Intershop, Cunningham held senior positions as Vice President of Sales for International Decision Systems. He also held senior leadership positions at Intermap Technologies, Chordiant Software, Symantec, IBM, and Amdahl.
Cunningham said, “B2B and B2C organizations today are facing unprecedented commerce complexity. Intershop’s proven ability to solve complex e-commerce problems together with the company’s dedication to meeting customers’ demands is a combination that will help us achieve tremendous growth in the Americas.”
Cunningham will be based at Intershop’s San Francisco office.
Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is the leading independent provider of omni-channel commerce solutions. Intershop offers high-performance packaged software for internet sales, complemented by all necessary services. Intershop also acts as a business process outsourcing provider, covering all aspects of online retailing up to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers, including HP, BMW, Würth, and Deutsche Telekom run Intershop solutions. Intershop is headquartered in Jena, Germany, and has offices in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. More information about Intershop can be found online at www.intershop.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial and operational performance of Intershop. Actual events or performance may differ materially from those contained or implied in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could lead to such difference could include, among other things: Intershop's limited operating history, the unpredictability of future revenues and expenses and potential fluctuations in revenues and operating results, significant dependence on large single customer deals, consumer trends, the level of competition, seasonality, risks related to electronic security, possible governmental regulation, and general economic conditions.