KXEN Appoints Andrew Savitz as VP, Worldwide
October 26, 2010 10:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
SAN FRANCISCO & PARIS & LONDON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--KXEN, the leading provider of
data mining automation solutions, today announced a significant addition to its management team with the
appointment of Andrew Savitz as VP, Worldwide Marketing. He brings to KXEN more than 15 years experience in
the enterprise software business. In his new role, Savitz will be responsible for all aspects of marketing for the
Savitz is the latest of four senior appointments at KXEN, following the announcement of $8 million in series D
funding for the company. “KXEN is already recognized for its proven, next-generation predictive analytics solutions
and customer success that is second to none in the industry. We’re going to leverage that success to drive awareness
and build on KXEN’s momentum in the market,” says Savitz
Savitz joins KXEN from salesforce.com where he led marketing efforts for the Service Cloud, the company’s
customer service and support solution and its second-largest and fastest-growing product. Prior to joining
salesforce.com, Savitz worked with such leading enterprise software vendors as PeopleSoft and webMethods.
Savitz was also a CRM analyst at Robertson Stephens and Goldman Sachs. Before that, Savitz was a consultant
with Accenture, during which time he was a key contributor in the company’s first Siebel CRM implementation and
helped launch their CRM solutions practice.
Announcing the appointment, KXEN’s CEO, John Ball, said it came as an important step in the company’s growth
plans. “Andrew comes to KXEN with an outstanding track record, marketing disruptive technologies for fast
growing markets. KXEN has a unique approach to predictive analytics, driving unparalleled business results with our
customers. Andrew will be instrumental in telling this story to drive market awareness.”
KXEN, The Data Mining Automation Company™ delivers next-generation Customer Lifecycle Analytics to
enterprises that depend on analytics for competitive advantage. KXEN's solutions for CRM lifecycle analytics drive
significant improvements in customer acquisition, retention, cross-sell and risk applications. KXEN’s solutions are
based on patented innovations and have been deployed at over 400 customers including Bank of America, Barclays,
Cox Communications, Lowe’s, Meredith Corporation, Overstock.com, Rogers, Vodafone, and Wells Fargo.
KXEN is headquartered in San Francisco, California with field offices in the US, Paris and London. Find out more
by visiting www.kxen.com.
KXEN – North America
Michele Moussavi, +1-415-904-4165
KXEN – Europe
Caroline Tailleferd, +33 1 41 44 79 54