Kenexa Names Tim Beaumont as Vice President of Sales
Proven Sales Executive to Lead Growing Talent Management Sales Team
WAYNE, PA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Kenexa®
(NASDAQ: KNXA), a leading provider of recruitment and retention solutions,
today announced that Tim Beaumont has joined the company as vice president
of Sales for its talent management offerings. In this role, Beaumont will
leverage more than 20 years of sales leadership success in building and
driving high performing sales teams.
Beaumont is a prominent HR industry executive with more than 14 years of
experience in the talent management space. He is best known for his role at
Jacksonville, Fla.-based Vurv, where he was the chief architect behind the
sales team that propelled the company from a small start-up to a contender
in the talent management software market. There, he led the team that
consistently delivered quarter-over-quarter revenue growth and increased
the customer base by more than 160 enterprise customers.
Earlier in his career, Beaumont was vice president of Sales at Personic,
Inc. and was a regional vice president of Sales at Resumix. He has held
other sales executive roles, most recently at XSell, a provider of customer
interaction marketing solutions.
Beaumont earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Emory
University's Goizueta School of Business and a Bachelor of Business
Administration degree from Muskingum College.
Troy Kanter, president and chief operating officer, said, "Tim has
established himself as one of the top executives in the talent management
software market. As we continue our global expansion, it's important that
our sales efforts be powered by a proven leader. We're confident that Tim
will be a valuable addition to Kenexa."
Beaumont commented, "Kenexa stands far above the crowded talent management
space by distinguishing itself with unsurpassed products, people and
services. It's an honor to have the opportunity to represent the market's
leading solutions, plus have the advantage of Kenexa's resources and strong
commitment to extreme customer service to back them up."
Kenexa (NASDAQ: KNXA) is a global leader in building the world's greatest
workforces using a combination of software, employee research science and
business process optimization. Kenexa's global solutions include applicant
tracking, onboarding, recruitment process outsourcing, employment branding,
skills and behavioral assessments, structured interviews, performance
management, multi-rater feedback surveys, employee engagement surveys and
HR Analytics. Kenexa is headquartered in Wayne, Pa. with offices in
eighteen countries worldwide. Additional information about Kenexa and its
global products and services can be accessed at www.kenexa.com.