SumTotal Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
October 31, 2011 07:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
GAINESVILLE, Fla.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SumTotal® Systems, Inc., the innovator in strategic
Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, today announced the appointment of technology industry veteran
Mark Johnson as its new Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Johnson will oversee the functions of worldwide
accounting, finance, legal, human resources, and information technology.
“This is an exciting time to join the SumTotal team,” Johnson said. “With such phenomenal growth, and our
expansion into strategic human capital management, we have taken a strong lead in the industry. SumTotal
recognizes its greatest sources of success are innovation and customer satisfaction. It’s great to be a part of that.”
Johnson brings a wealth of financial and operational experience from some the world’s leading technology companies
across the software, services and hardware sectors. Before joining SumTotal, Johnson was Vice President &
Business Unit CFO at BMC Software, the recognized leader in Business Service Management solutions. As the
principal finance executive for the unit, he was responsible for all financial aspects of an $800 million business and
helping it achieve its short-and long-term operating objectives. Prior to BMC, Johnson held a variety of financial
management positions with the Tivoli Software division of IBM Corporation, Dell Inc., and Sterling Commerce, Inc.
SumTotal’s financial strength and efficient operations are key differentiators in the market and with Mark’s oversight
and guidance, company leadership is confident it will continue to outperform competitors, allowing SumTotal to
leverage its financial strength to invest in innovation and expansion, as well as position itself as the safest long-term
partner for its customers.
“We’re thrilled to have Mark on board as part of a real all-star team of industry talent,” said John Borgerding, CEO
of SumTotal. “As a member of SumTotal’s leadership team, he will play a pivotal role in continuing and sustaining the
significant growth SumTotal has enjoyed in the last year.”
SumTotal’s financial strength and efficient operations are recognized by many in the industry as key differentiators for
the company. Johnson’s oversight and guidance will ensure SumTotal continues to outperform competitors, allowing
the company to leverage its financial strength to invest in innovation and expansion and position SumTotal as the
safest long-term partner for its customers.
For more information about SumTotal, visit the company’s website at www.sumtotalsystems.com.
About SumTotal Systems
SumTotal Systems, Inc. is the global leader in strategic Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions that provide
organizations with a new level of visibility to help make more informed business decisions and accelerate growth.
Recognized by industry analysts as the most complete solution, SumTotal provides full employee lifecycle
management, including a core system of record, from a single provider for improved business intelligence. The
company offers customers of all sizes and industries the most flexibility and choice with multiple purchase,
configuration, and deployment options. We have increased the performance of the world’s largest organizations
including Sony Electronics (NYSE: SNE), AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN [ADR]; London: AZN), Amway
(KUL:AMWAY), Seagate (NYSE: STX), Dell (NASDAQ:DELL), and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG).
For more information, or to request a demo, please call +1 (866) 768-6825 (US / Canada), +1 (352) 264-2800
(international) or visit www.sumtotalsystems.com.
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