DEERFIELD, IL – February 3, 2015 – Market6 Inc., a leading provider of Web-based retail collaboration applications, today announced three appointments that strengthen the company’s business development, product management and analytic expertise.
- Patrick J. Quigley was appointed senior vice president and general manager of global field operations and will lead Market6’s sales, marketing and services teams. Quigley brings to Market6 more than 20 years of experience helping sales teams deliver analytic solutions to retailers and consumer goods companies at IRI’s Marketing Information Group, SPSS and, most recently, MarkLogic.
- Nathan Brixius was named vice president of analytics. He and his team will provide the advanced analytic expertise and applied analytic techniques embedded in Market6’s applications and solutions. Previously, as a senior technology executive at Microsoft, Frontline Systems and Nielsen’s Marketing ROI group, Brixius led teams that conceived and delivered groundbreaking analytic approaches and solutions that transformed how companies analyze their businesses.
- Kevin Hoffmann joined Market6 as vice president of product. He will lead the product management organization, driving the product definition process and working with development and customer-facing teams to ensure that Market6 delivers products on time and with the highest possible quality and innovation. Hoffmann joins Market6 with more than 10 years of experience leading product management teams at Centro, Cision and Daugherty Business Solutions.
All three executives will report to Jim Kelly, president and CEO of Market6.
“Patrick, Nathan and Kevin are important appointments for Market6 as they bring deep expertise, leadership skills and depth that will help us drive our growth,” says Jim Kelly, president and CEO of Market6. “Our customers continue to express an urgent need for solutions that enable smarter, more efficient and profitable collaboration in merchandising, supply chain and promotional activity. With the addition of these three leaders to our team, we are strengthening our ability to give our customers collaboration solutions that can have an immediate, positive, measurable impact on how they work together to grow sales, lower out of stocks, improve promotions and delight customers.”
Market6, headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, provides strategic collaborative planning and execution applications with built-in advanced analytics to effortlessly guide retailers and consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies toward smarter, faster and more proactive operational decisions and actions every day. It is used daily by several leading U.S. supermarket chains, including Kroger and Roundy’s, as well as more than 675 consumer packaged goods companies. Purpose-built to improve daily retail operations and business results, Market6 delivers a simple packaged solution that allows teams to quickly and easily learn exactly what is happening in their businesses in real time and how best to respond. For more information or to request a demo, please visit market6.com or follow us on Twitter @M6Analytics.