Mississauga ON (PRWEB) July 24, 2006
The Capris Group, a leading Internet Hosting and Application Development company, announced today that it had appointed John D. Herrington as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Herrington, who will be based in Toronto, brings over 20 years of sales, marketing and executive management experience to Capris with an stellar record of building sales and marketing teams and channels. Prior to joining Capris, Herrington was president of FastCAT Marketing, a manufacturer representation firm and general manager of Gentek a leading technology manufacturer and distributor. He was also previously country manager, Canada, at SonicWALL; director of Sales and Marketing at D-Link Networks; and a senior manager at TechData Canada.
“The Capris Group is an outstanding leader in the rapidly growing managed service market experiencing record growth with an excellent reputation of unparallel service. Over 97% of all of our present clients came strictly from referral which in my opinion is extremely impressive and made this new role very attractive to me,” said Herrington. “Our web application development services, in house technical capacities and infrastructure are considerable and a primary focus will be ramping our Managed and Unmanaged Hosting services for channel partners, SMB and enterprise clients. We recently started discussions with channel resellers and Internet Service Providers and I’m very pleased with the considerable interest and response in Capris as we gear up our presence as the ‘go to’ provider for outsourced internet services. Our goal is to significantly enhance profitable revenue via partnership with leading resellers which will also include partnering with the vendor community as their primary outsourcing resource for their client’s web and hosting requirements.”
“John is an accomplished veteran in the industry with considerable experience building leading teams and launching technology and services. We are pleased to have him on our team too lead our efforts as we continue to expand our infrastructure and services,” commented Boris Novosel, Capris’ President. “As part of our strategic plan we will be focusing more on the hosting side of our business to complement our strength in web and application development. We are well on track for triple digit growth this year and the feedback has been excellent as we move to offer our advanced affordable services to include channel partners as their primary partner.”
About The Capris Group
Based in Mississauga Ontario Canada, The Capris Group was founded in 1996 and is a leading boutique provider of web application development, optimization, managed and unmanaged services, hosting and design services. Capris offers an extensive portfolio of static as well as dynamic sites with rich backend database and e-commerce functionality.
Capris’ engagements range from the very large Fortune 100 to the small 25 person companies seeking to propagate a professional and functional Internet experience. Capris has developed sophisticated portals across a range of industries, transaction based systems, sales and marketing support systems, multimedia presentations and Flash plugins.
Further information about The Capris Group can be obtained by visiting: http://www.capris.com
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