Kelowna, B.C., June 28, 2010 – Assured Software has appointed Brian Cannon to the position of President. The company’s previous president, Dave Coombs, will now sit on the Board of Directors and take an active role as Executive Vice-President.
“We are all excited to have Brian come aboard. His experience enables the company to continue its growth path into the future,” says Dave Coombs. “The changes are intended to add talent to the company’s management team, solidify the company’s industry leading position, and take our restoration industry software to the next level of growth.”
Brian Cannon has extensive experience in the software industry. As Vice-President of Sales Operations and Vice-President of Finance and Administration for Crystal Decisions (now Business Objects, an SAP company) Cannon took an active role in the growth of the company. During his eight years at Crystal Decisions, it grew from $10M to $305M in annual revenue.
“Thanks to Dave, Assured Software has a great team of people that really care about its products and their customers. It’s fun to work there. I’ve been lucky to work with a company like this before and the growth possibilities are unlimited when you have the right attitude,” says Brian Cannon.
Assured Software is a privately held company supplying restoration contractors with software to assist them track and manage their customers’ items during the clean up and restoration process that typically follows events such as a fire or flood at a home or business.