WCC Announces the Appointment of Kees van Zijl to Vice President of Services
|Pressemitteilung von: WCC Smart Search & Match|
|PR Agentur: Incendio PR|
|(openPR) - UTRECHT, Netherlands, April 10, 2006 -- WCC Services, a software company dedicated to delivering faster, more meaningful match results, today announced that Kees van Zijl has joined the company as Vice President of Services. An award-winning business development specialist, van Zijl is a noted expert in bridging the gap between business needs and technology solutions. At WCC, his role will be to oversee the Consultancy and Projects group, and ensure the effective implementation of the WCC Smart Search & Match technology at customer sites.
Before joining WCC, van Zijl served as director of Consulting Services in the EMEA North region for EDS International. He has over 30 years experience in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) arena and has worked for many large companies in the IT, telecommunications and financial industries. van Zijl has also held several senior business development and consultancy management positions with large system integrators such as ATOS Origin, KPN Telecom, Getronics and EDS.
Kees van Zijl is an internationally-acclaimed expert on using intellectual capital and knowledge management principles to speed up cost reduction and time-to-market programs. He has been presented awards in this area by prestigious international publications, such as The Economist and The Financial Times.
“One of the first steps in working with any company is finding out what their business drivers are for the project. These can range from compliance issues to cost reductions to the need to develop new services,” said Peter Went, CEO of WCC Services. “We are excited to add an award-winning expert in this field to make sure that WCC accurately identifies these key business drivers and fulfills the promises we make our customers.”
“WCC’s flagship product is all about finding perfect matches, you could say that WCC is the perfect match for me,” said van Zijl. “This new position will allow me to use all of my technology, marketing and business administration experience, as well as my specific knowledge of the clients and partners in this market.”
About WCC Services
Founded in 1996, WCC Services develops matching software for companies with business-critical matching needs. Its flagship product, ELISE, is a search and matching software that provides meaningful results with sub-second response time. WCC’s technology is used by many of the largest staffing firms and Departments of Labor in the world. ELISE is also utilized in the security and e-commerce industries. The company is headquartered in Utrecht, The Netherlands, and has offices in Palo Alto, California. For more information, please visit: www.wcc-group.com .
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