Troy, New York, USA, 1 November 2006 – MapInfo Corporation, the global provider of location intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of John O’Hara to Executive Vice President of International Operations. In this role, Mr. O’Hara will lead MapInfo’s expansion strategies in Europe, the Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific, and implement MapInfo’s global strategy focused on key vertical markets across these geographies.
Mr. O’Hara joins MapInfo from Microsoft, where he served as General Manager, Enterprise and Partner Group for Microsoft UK where he was responsible for sales and services to Microsoft’s enterprise customers. Prior to Microsoft, O’Hara served as Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Operations for Pivotal Corporation, a provider of CRM solutions to the mid enterprise, and spent 11 years at Lotus Development Group and IBM.
– About MapInfo Corporation
MapInfo is a global company and the provider of location intelligence solutions, integrating software, data and services to provide greater value from location-based information and drive more insightful decisions for businesses and government organizations around the world. MapInfo solutions are available in 20 languages through a network of strategic partners and distribution channels in 60 countries. Headquartered in Troy, New York, MapInfo is on the World Wide Web at www.mapinfo.com.