Bring Expertise from Marketo and Intuit to Rapidly Growing ecommerce Company
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 17, 2017: Webgility, the leader in multi-channel ecommerce automation software, today strengthened its advisory board with the addition of two industry gurus: Frederick Ball, a recognized business leader with more than 25 years of financial management experience, and Jeff Langston, a senior executive engineering leader with a passion for delivering innovative products through durable technology.
“Webgility is growing rapidly, in terms of both our customer base and our technology,” said Parag Mamnani, founder and CEO, Webgility. “Fred’s business acumen and Jeff’s product leadership will be invaluable to us as we continue our mission to calm the chaos for online sellers and make ecommerce operations as simple and powerful as possible.”
Frederick Ball recently served as the chief financial officer of Marketo, a leading provider of a cloud-based enterprise marketing platform which he helped take public. Prior to Marketo, Fred was the chief financial officer for a number of public and private technology companies, including Webroot Software, BigBand Networks, and Borland Software. Fred is also on the board of directors at ESI(ESIO), Advanced Energy (AEIS), SendGrid, and Engagio.
“Webgility’s new Virtual ERP is leading the way in bringing order, efficiency, and scale to today’s chaotic workflows,” said Frederick Ball, advisory board member, Webgility. “I know from my years working with small businesses at Marketo just how real the problem is that Webgility has finally solved. I look forward to helping Webgility continue to innovate ecommerce operations.”
Jeff Langston is an executive engineering leader with a passion for delivering innovative products through durable technology. From tech startups to leading a 1000+ person global engineering organization, he has a proven track record leading winning software teams. As Senior Vice President of Product Development for Intuit’s Small Business Group, Jeff was responsible for the development and technical operation of the QuickBooks product line and third-party developer platform. Previously, he was Chief Technology Ofﬁcer and Vice President of Engineering at Tempo Payments Inc. Jeff attended Stanford University, where he earned a MS in Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Smart Product Design, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Currently, Jeff is advising startups and coding independently.
“Webgility is poised to change ecommerce as we know it,” said Jeff Langston, advisory board member, Webgility. “The company’s growth trajectory is remarkable; I’m very excited to work with the talented team at Webgility as they focus on solving important ecommerce related problems to help small businesses succeed.”
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Webgility, Inc. is the leading provider of ecommerce automation software for multi-channel retail companies, managing millions of transactions for 10,000-plus online stores every month. Webgility’s ecommerce Virtual ERP is an antidote to the “app fatigue” plaguing today’s online sellers. By integrating with best-of-breed online retail solutions, Webgility software anchors the Virtual ERP and brings efficiency, order, and scale to otherwise chaotic workflows and business operations. In doing so, Webgility empowers online retailers to focus on their passion rather than their operations. Webgility® is a certified partner of Intuit®, QuickBooks®, NetSuite, and Xero, and works with more than 85 ecommerce platforms (including Amazon®, eBay®, BigCommerce®, Shopify®, and Magento®), payment processors (PayPal, Stripe, Shopify Payments, Square), and SaaS providers. For more information, visit https://www.webgility.com.