DUBLIN, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Taleo Corporation (Nasdaq: TLEO), the leading provider of talent management solutions, today announced that Al Campa has been appointed chief marketing officer (CMO). This appointment further strengthens Taleo's management team as Campa brings over 20 years of marketing and executive experience to Taleo, having founded and held leadership positions in some of the most innovative and successful technology companies, including JasperSoft, Actuate, Sybase and Sun Microsystems.
DUBLIN, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Taleo Corporation (Nasdaq: TLEO), the leading provider of talent management solutions, today announced that Al Campa has been appointed chief marketing officer (CMO). This appointment further strengthens Taleo's management team as Campa brings over 20 years of marketing and executive experience to Taleo, having founded and held leadership positions in some of the most innovative and successful technology companies, including JasperSoft, Actuate, Sybase and Sun Microsystems.
"Having strong strategic marketing leadership is key to building on Taleo's reputation as a leading innovator of talent management solutions and taking the company to the next level," said Michael Gregoire, CEO of Taleo. "Al is an accomplished and recognized leader who brings a track record of innovation and results to Taleo."
As CMO, Campa is responsible for the global direction of Taleo's marketing strategy, brand management, corporate communications, demand generation and product marketing efforts. Campa brings extensive technology executive and entrepreneurial experience to the company. Most recently, Campa was the founding CEO at JasperSoft, and helped them establish market leadership in Open Source Business Intelligence. Campa was also part of the founding team, and executive vice president at Bravanta, an on-demand provider of enterprise incentive and recognition applications that was acquired by Workstream, and was vice president of Marketing at Actuate where he helped drive the company from a startup to a public company. Campa was also an integral part of the management teams at Sybase and at Sun Microsystems, helping both to grow to over $1 billion in revenues. Campa started his career at IBM, and received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, and Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
"Taleo is the recognized leader in talent management, with tremendous opportunities ahead," said Al Campa, CMO of Taleo. "I look forward to working with Taleo's management team to fuel company growth by shaping our corporate strategy and raising awareness of our leading talent management solutions."
Taleo (Nasdaq: TLEO) delivers on demand talent management solutions that enable organizations of all sizes, around the world, to assess, acquire, develop, and align their workforce for improved business performance. More than 1,000 organizations use Taleo to recruit and retain top talent with 900,000 users processing 60 million candidates from 100 countries. Requiring no capital investment, software as a service and on demand delivery offer 99.9% availability and 100% accountability. For more information visit http://www.taleo.com.
This release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding Taleo's market growth, the demand for Taleo's solutions and general business conditions. Any forward-looking statements contained in this press release are based upon Taleo's historical performance and its current plans, estimates and expectations and are not a representation that such plans, estimates, or expectations will be achieved. These forward-looking statements represent Taleo's expectations as of the date of this press announcement. Subsequent events may cause these expectations to change, and Taleo disclaims any obligation to update the forward-looking statements in the future. These forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially. Further information on potential factors that could affect actual results is included in Item 1A of Taleo's Annual Report on Form 10-K, as filed with the SEC on March 16, 2007, in Item 1A of Taleo's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, as filed with the SEC on May 10, 2007, and in other reports filed by Taleo with the SEC.
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