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Arlington, VA, United States, 2009/05/11 - Sunflower Systems®, the leader in asset management software and solutions, announced that it has appointed Brian Thompson to serve as Vice President of Solutions, Strategic Markets, effective May 18.
Thompson will report to Naeem Raza, Chief Executive Officer at Sunflower and his responsibilities will include the sales and marketing of Sunflower Systems solutions to key strategic accounts, exploring new markets and enhancing general sales operations.
“Brian is an experienced business executive with a track record of driving growth and innovation,” said Raza. “I look forward to what the team will accomplish with his leadership.”
Thompson is a respected executive with a distinguished 18-year career leading software sales and professional services operations for turnaround and S&P 500 organizations. Thompson currently serves as NPMA Western Region Vice President, is a frequent contributing author to The Property Professional publication where in 2007 he earned an Award of Merit for Literary Excellence and he is also a frequent speaker at NPMA educational/regional events.
Thompson has served as Vice President of Sales for AssetSmart where he strengthened the organization’s sales, marketing and general management operations. As Director of Sales for SunGard, he managed a team responsible for generating more than $12 million annually and was entrusted to build and market the world's first Internet-based multi-bank online treasury service which achieved profitability within the first 18 months while maintaining 100% client retention since inception.
Thompson also currently serves as Director of Program Development for Train 4 Autism, an all volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds and awareness for autism. Thompson earned a Master’s in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Management from Pepperdine University and is a former faculty member of the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.
About Sunflower Systems
Sunflower Systems (sunflowersystems.com) is an asset management solutions company specializing in the deployment of software tools and business processes to simplify asset management tasks. Sunflower’s portfolio of solutions enables organizations to improve decision-making, accountability and regulatory compliance for all types of assets including personal property, real property, IT assets, materials, vehicles and more. Sunflower Systems offers a wide range of services including software implementation, training, consulting and operational support. Sunflower Systems has been serving the property management needs of federal government agencies, universities, government contractors and national laboratories since 1997. The company has offices in San Ramon, California and Arlington, Virginia.
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