Ektron, Inc., a web content management (WCM), social and marketing optimization software and solutions provider, today named Sean Lannan as its new chief financial officer. Lannan will be a key member of Ektron’s executive team and participate in overall corporate and financial strategic planning to support the company’s growth.
Lannan has been employed as Chief Financial Officer by BBN Technologies since 2007 where he developed an ambitious five-year strategic plan and set up related initiatives to achieve it. At BBN, Lannan set aggressive performance targets and planning processes for a business that delivered substantial revenue growth during his tenure. Prior to BBN, Lannan was senior vice president and treasurer at Polaroid Corporation where he led treasury, corporate finance and corporate development. He also has held related roles at Manufacturers’ Services LTD, Telocity, Inc. and Lucent Technologies. Lannan holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Yale University and a Masters of Business Administration from The Wharton School.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Sean to Ektron’s management team,” said Bill Rogers, founder and CEO of Ektron. “He brings a broad base of financial analysis, corporate development and global planning expertise to Ektron. I am confident that Sean will maintain an unrelenting focus on building business-critical value for Ektron, our global customers and our partners.”
Ektron, Inc. (ektron.com) has innovated web technology since 1998. By integrating web content management (WCM), marketing optimization and social software, Ektron’s software and solutions improve operational efficiency, drive revenue growth and build customer loyalty. Ektron empowers marketers to create, publish and optimize web content that engages, converts and retains customers. Developers benefit from Ektron's extensibility and commitment to the Microsoft .NET framework. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, with offices in Australia, Canada, Singapore and the United Kingdom, Ektron has more than 8,000 customers worldwide including Carnegie Hall, Diageo, Home Depot, International Chamber of Commerce, Kodak, Microsoft, NASDAQ, NHS, Saint-Gobain, The Law Society, and the University of Notre Dame. For more information, please visit ektron.co.uk or ektron.com.au/.