LIVONIA, MI--(Marketwired - Jul 9, 2014) - WorkForce Software, a leading provider of workforce management solutions, today announced that is has welcomed Michael Jepsen as its new senior vice president of Sales. In this capacity, he is responsible for overseeing WorkForce Software's global sales, sales support and business development activities to help the company grow market awareness of its industry-leading EmpCenter® suite of workforce management solutions.
Jepsen comes to WorkForce Software with an extensive, 25-year background in leading sales for innovative, global software companies. Prior to joining the company, he spent eight years with Oracle, where he served as area vice president of HCM Application Sales. Earlier in his career, he held various managerial and executive leadership positions, including senior vice president of Worldwide Sales for Plateau Systems, vice president of Worldwide Sales with Vastera, Inc. and director of Worldwide Software Sales Operations with IBM.
In addition to his professional experience, Jepsen holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University as well as a Master of Science in Engineering and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.
"As large organizations continue to shift IT investments to the cloud, workforce management solutions represent an area of immediate and significant ROI," said Jepsen. "As reflected by the company's growth and performance, WorkForce Software is uniquely positioned in the marketplace and I look forward to leading our global sales organization as we help employers to achieve -- and surpass -- their financial and operational goals."
"Michael's impressive background and expertise in leading sales activities for successful cloud-based companies will be critical to the continued success of our organization," said Kevin Choksi, CEO and co-founder of WorkForce Software. "We are pleased to welcome Michael to the team, and we are confident that his experience and know-how will help WorkForce Software maintain its position as the workforce management solutions provider of choice for growing companies across a wide array of industries."
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WorkForce Software is the leader in workforce management software for organizations with complex policies and compliance concerns. Through its EmpCenter® and RosterLive workforce management suites, WorkForce Software enables organizations to fully automate time and attendance processes, effectively manage employee absence and leave, optimize staff scheduling, gain real-time visibility into labor costs and productivity, and mitigate the risks associated with employee fatigue. Hundreds of leading organizations rely on WorkForce Software solutions to streamline compliance, reduce labor costs, provide more intuitive tools to their employees, and achieve strategic HR on a global basis.
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