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Pneuron Executive Appointments Indicative of Growth in Prescriptive Business Solutions Market

With two new leaders on board to engage the business and marketing strategy, Pneuron Corporation (www.pneuron.com) is further defining a ripe category of market and business challenges not serviced effectively by both traditional solutions and new “Big Data” investments.

Pneuron Corporation offers a completely new way for enterprises to realize business competitiveness, operational effectiveness and risk and regulatory transparency. The company developed a patent pending technology that accelerates the creation, deployment, and management of new products, analytics, applications and operating models. This gives Pneuron’s Financial Services, Insurance and Healthcare customers the unique ability to integrate, connect, configure and maintain a huge category of enterprise solutions without the inefficiencies that result from traditional data and systems integration.

Moran and Seidel plan to evangelize and strategize using the company’s “Prescriptive Business Solutions” and Pneuron Platform™ in their work with this untapped segment of Fortune 5000 firms – solving business problems and challenges for less than 50% of the time, cost and risk of any other solution in the market.

“As with all members of our team we’ve been careful to choose just the right personalities and experience to fit within our organization,” said Simon Moss, CEO. “Monica and Heather interact with our team, our investment partners and our valued customers, so they’re an expansion of who we are as a company. They are the faces and voices of Pneuron – creative, proven, skilled leaders that align to the incredible value we are bringing our customers.” (http://www.pneuron.com/about.html)

As the Chief Financial Officer for Pneuron, Heather Moran provides oversight and leadership of all financial functions for the company. With over 18 years of financial and operational management experience in both the public and private sectors, she brings tremendous expertise in financial analysis, enhanced financial controls and risk mitigation, software revenue recognition, mergers and acquisition due diligence/ integration and human resource management.

Moran most recently served as an executive consultant to McKesson Provider Technologies. Prior to McKesson, Heather was the Director of Finance at RedPrairie and Fiserv, managing global financial operations. Previously, she served as Finance Manager at MedQuist and as a Senior Staffing Consultant at Acsys, Inc., supplying recruiting services to Fortune 500 Companies in the Atlanta market. Heather began her career as an auditor at Arthur Andersen.

Monica C. Seidel brings over 20 years of agency and corporate communications experience to her role as Chief Marketing Officer at Pneuron. She has worked with high-profile executives at MasterCard International, IBM and Microsoft to gain insight into their global planning, branding and positioning. She brings the ability to grow mind share through aggressive thought leadership programs that challenge the market and lead to transformational results.

At Pneuron, Monica plans to further enhance demand generation via integrated, multi-channel campaigns that will elevate the company’s brand equity as a disruptive Prescriptive Business Solutions provider. She will foster customer engagement through traditional and social media channels to communicate Pneuron’s unique value proposition, and serve as an added value to the customer at every level.

“As we expand our senior team we are cognizant of how crucial these roles are, and I’m personally convinced that both Heather and Monica bring just the right amount of passion and expertise to help elevate Pneuron to the next level,” said Elizabeth Elkins, COO.

About Pneuron
Pneuron Corporation provides Fortune 5000 firms with ground-breaking, disruptive technology, the Pneuron Platform™, which accelerates creation, deployment and management of new products, analytics and operational best practices at fraction of the cost of alternative solutions. This critical, real-time connection of the global enterprise occurs without traditional IT, large data integration or deployment risk concerns prevalent in today’s centralized data projects. For more information, visit www.pneuron.com.

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