State College , PA, January 24, 2011
PlumRiver LLC, a leading provider of Web-based eCommerce solutions, is pleased to announce that David Lampert has joined the Company as Vice President Business Development. Lampert has served as an advisor to PlumRiver during the past year and is very pleased to be able to expand his services to the Company on a full-time basis.
According to Lampert , â€œI have been extremely impressed with PlumRiver's advanced technology and, most importantly, the positive reaction from existing and potential clients to the 2011 suite of products. An effective eCommerce strategy is essential for all companies who intend to remain competitive in today's fast-moving business environment. There is a lot of positive momentum at PlumRiver and we intend to keep that going. In the last quarter, three of the industry's top companies, all leaders in their respective fields, have signed on, validating PlumRiver's eCommerce technology.â€
Whitney Johnson, Principal at PlumRiver states, â€œWe are really pleased to have David join the team. PlumRiver executives have solid industry experience which allows us to understand the special needs of the Outdoor, Snowsports, Cycling and Footwear industries. We can tailor our configurable software to the unique needs of each company and our industry knowledge gives us an edge when advising clients on eCommerce strategies.â€
Previously, Lampert served as President of Swix Sport and Pedro's cycling accessories brands and also has worked at the K2 Sports, Rossignol and HEAD companies. He is a former Vice Chairman of Snowsport Industries America.
In a related story, Kay Henry, Founder of Mad River Canoe, also joined the PlumRiver team.
PlumRiver provides easy-to-use, Web-based solutions for manufacturers and distributors of footwear, apparel, and sporting goods, that quickly bridge the gap between order processing systems, independent retailers, and sales reps. The Company specializes in the footwear, Outdoor, Snowsports and Cycling equipment and Apparel markets, with a growing client base of leading companies within their respective fields. PlumRiver B2B and B2C systems offer solutions across operations, providing advantages for customer service, sales reps, finance and IT, while enabling cost efficiencies.