Dublin, Ireland and Boston, Massachusetts--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced the appointment of Brian Norris to the newly created position of Vice President of Investor Relations. In this role, Norris will be responsible for the Company’s investor relations strategy and leading the Company’s global investor relations program. He will be responsible for communicating the Company’s strategy, growth prospects and financial performance to investors and analysts.
Norris joins Fleetmatics from EnerNOC, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based energy intelligence software for enterprises and utilities globally, where he was Senior Director of Investor Relations. Prior to that, he spent seven years as the Director of Investor Relations at Acme Packet, Inc., where he helped lead the company through its initial public offering and its eventual acquisition by Oracle. Before Acme Packet, Norris spent five years at MatrixOne, Inc., a leading enterprise software company, as Vice President of Investor Relations. Earlier in his career, Norris held senior positions in treasury and financial planning and analysis. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Massachusetts and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Bentley University.
“Brian brings over 15 years of software company experience as an investor relations officer,” stated Jim Travers, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fleetmatics. “His deep understanding of the investment community and broad financial and operational experience will bring added value to Fleetmatics and enhance our ability to effectively communicate with the investment community.”
Norris commented on his appointment, “I was attracted to Fleetmatics because of its leadership position in a large, growing and underpenetrated software market. I am excited to join the Company as it enters the next phase of its growth and look forward to working closely with investors and analysts.”
About Fleetmatics Group PLC
Fleetmatics Group PLC is a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). Our solutions enable businesses to meet the challenges associated with managing local fleets, and improve the productivity of their mobile workforces, by extracting actionable business intelligence from real-time and historical vehicle and driver behavioral data.
Fleetmatics Group’s intuitive, cost-effective Web-based solutions provide fleet operators with visibility into vehicle location, fuel usage, speed and mileage, and other insights into their mobile workforce, enabling them to reduce operating and capital costs, as well as increase revenue. An integrated, full-featured mobile workforce management product provides additional efficiencies related to job management by empowering the field worker and speeding the job completion process – quote through payment. As of July 31, 2014, Fleetmatics served over 23,000 customers, with over 500,000 subscribed vehicles worldwide.
To learn more about Fleetmatics, visit www.fleetmatics.com.