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West Linn, OR, United States, 2008/04/14 - Corrigo Inc., the leader in mobile SaaS field service applications, hires new CFO Lyle Newkirk.
Corrigo Inc., the leader in mobile SaaS field service applications announced today that Lyle Newkirk has been named chief financial officer. Newkirk brings 30 years experience in finance and management. He will oversee the financial and administrative management of the company, as well as playing a key executive role in Corrigo’s strategic operations. He will report directly to Ron Verni, CEO of Corrigo.
Newkirk was most recently senior vice president and chief financial officer of CareCentric, a provider of software and services to the home health and long term care markets. At CareCentric, he was instrumental in their transformation to a SaaS model from the traditional licensed software approach.
“We are pleased to add Lyle’s many years of financial management experience in similar markets and models to Corrigo’s executive team. He has demonstrated success in scaling the finances of businesses like Corrigo up through and beyond public offerings”, said Ron Verni, Corrigo’s CEO. “From our time together at Peachtree Software, I know he understands the service, construction and facilities markets and will help Corrigo achieve its growth goals.”
"Corrigo is an exciting place to be. They are at the crux of what is going on in the SaaS and mobile markets and all the pieces are coming together”, said Newkirk. “I look forward to working with the excellent team, partners and customers they have brought together.”
Prior to CareCentric, Newkirk served as senior vice president and chief financial officer for T/R Systems, an international provider of software for the document management market. At T/R, he led the team in a highly successful initial public offering. Prior to T/R, Newkirk was CFO of Peachtree Software, a leading provider of accounting software for small businesses.
Corrigo, Inc.® (corrigo.com) is the leading provider of mobile Software as a Service (SaaS) applications for field service. WorkTrack is Corrigo’s SaaS solution for field service, construction and facilities companies in the United States. WorkTrack is free to trial, easy to use and marketed with AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, Alltel, Intuit and ADP. The company’s CorrigoNet enterprise service management solution is the product of choice for maintenance and repair organizations in Fortune 1000 companies like Sprint, Safeway, Marriott, Jack in the Box, Duke Realty, Centex Homes and Weyerhaeuser.