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IGLOO Software Names Former Microsoft Canada Chief Marketing Officer to Senior Leadership Team

By September 7, 2011
OfflineChristine Gondos

September 7, 2011 – IGLOO Software today announced the appointment of Andrew Dixon as vice president, marketing & operations. Dixon joins IGLOO from Microsoft Canada, where he served as vice president and business and marketing officer.

Andrew Dixon joins IGLOO Software's executive ranks as vice president, marketing & operations, with responsibility for the overall go-to-market strategy. 

September 7, 2011 (Kitchener, ON) - - IGLOO Software, the leading social business software in the cloud, today announced the appointment of Andrew Dixon as vice president, marketing & operations. A seasoned enterprise software executive, Dixon joins IGLOO from Microsoft Canada, where he served as vice president and business and marketing officer.

In this new role, Dixon will join the executive leadership team helping to refine the go-to-market strategy for IGLOO's social intranet and extranet solutions. He will also drive the strategic integration of business, marketing and operations in order to align talent and resources to most effectively drive growth in this multi-billion dollar industry.     

"I'm excited to join a company that is poised to capitalize on the next great disruptive technology in the enterprise," said Dixon. "We stand at the cusp of a movement towards a more open, agile and collaborative business, driven by social technologies and cloud computing, and IGLOO is well positioned to step forward and seize a leadership position as this shift takes place."

Dixon brings over 18 years of experience with Microsoft Corporation in Seattle as well as its Canadian subsidiary where he managed several product groups and divisions, including the Server and Tools Business Group, Tablet PC and Windows Client Marketing, the .Net Services Division as well as the Office Product Suite.

"I think I speak for everyone at the company when I say that we are thrilled to have someone as talented and experienced as Andrew on our executive team," remarked Dan Latendre, CEO of IGLOO Software. "He understands what it takes to transform great technology and a promising market opportunity into a vibrant and thriving business."

Andrew Dixon will be based out of the Kitchener-Waterloo, Canada office and will report into Dan Latendre, CEO of IGLOO Software.

About IGLOO Software
IGLOO's social business software is the fastest way to enable modern business collaboration. Delivered purely in the cloud, IGLOO empowers your people to become more productive, responsive and agile. That is why world-class companies, such as Cisco, Thomson Reuters Aranzadi, Deloitte and the ATP World Tour, choose IGLOO. Learn more at www.igloosoftware.com.

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