AUSTIN, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Starmount today announced that it has named Jeff Hernandez General Manager of Europe, with responsibility for managing all areas of Starmount's expansion into the UK and EMEA. Starmount is the leading provider of mobile selling and mobile POS solutions that help retailers create personalized, engaging shopping experiences — cited as retailers' #1 priority, according to the 2013 RIS Retail Technology Study.
“This also gives Starmount the opportunity to develop new international customers. Starmount is open for business in the UK and EMEA, and we’re already seeing a very positive response.”
Hernandez is in charge of Starmount's relationship with European partners and business development for EMEA. Before joining Starmount, Hernandez worked for 360Commerce and then Oracle, leading customer implementations for Meijer, Burlington Coat Factory, Sears, Gap and Home Depot. He subsequently transferred to the United Kingdom to work on solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, working with a number of key retail and mobile customers. He is based in London, which will be the initial focus of Starmount's European expansion.
“We’re already working closely with our customers to extend the use of our solutions to their European operations, so this is a natural expansion for us,” Hernandez said. “This also gives Starmount the opportunity to develop new international customers. Starmount is open for business in the UK and EMEA, and we’re already seeing a very positive response.”
“Starmount's executive team has a great deal of experience working alongside Jeff, both at 360Commerce and Oracle,” said Joe Halloum, CEO, Starmount. “He is an exceptional leader, combining in-depth retail and technical experience with strong customer relationship skills. We're pleased to have him on Starmount's leadership team.”
Starmount software solutions bring the richness of the Web and the power of mobile into the store, where retailers can create more personalized, relevant and dynamic interactions with customers. From mobile selling and cross-channel engagement platforms to digital signage, our retail solutions transform the store environment into a more connected, engaging shopping experience. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Starmount works with a diverse client base of leading retailers around the world, such as Urban Outfitters, Perry Ellis and Forever 21. For more information, visit www.starmount.com/news, read the Starmount Blog at www.starmountshare.com, and follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/starmountretail.