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ProfitSword Establishes New Headquarters Following Rapid Market Growth and Increased Demand for Business Intelligence Solutions

Leading innovator of business intelligence technology for hotels relocates headquarters as part of strategy to spur even greater growth and in order to better serve industry recovery efforts.

Alpharetta, GA – (August 24, 2021) – ProfitSword, a premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, is proud to announce the relocation of its corporate headquarters to a spacious new facility in Alpharetta, Georgia. The newly established headquarters follows ProfitSword’s impressive market growth over the last year as more hoteliers leverage the value of enhanced business intelligence functionality in shielding their operations and revenue from unpredictable market fluctuations. Located at 900 North Point Parkway, the new headquarters is also set to play a central role in the company’s ongoing aggressive expansion efforts and commitment to innovating new business intelligence solutions that can address the latest hotelier needs and market conditions.

“Despite the global market slowdown as a result of the pandemic, ProfitSword has remained committed to ensuring that it has the resources to always stay one step ahead of the industry’s evolving business intelligence needs, and our new headquarters is the latest culmination of those efforts,” said Robert Ryan, CEO at ProfitSword. “Our Alpharetta-based office is ideally situated to ensure that we continue to attract the exceptional talent that makes our company stand out as the leading source of business intelligence innovation, and we look forward to leveraging the advantages of our new location to provide our customers with even greater value.”

With its focus on prioritizing innovation, ProfitSword continues to keep pace with hospitality’s latest business intelligence trends and priorities by investing in its personnel and promoting creativity to solve emerging industry challenges and identify new opportunities for customer business growth. In addition to relocating to a new headquarters, this includes doubling the investment and size of the company’s R&D department as well as providing effective and experienced leadership that recognizes and understands the business intelligence needs of today’s hospitality professionals. 

For further details on ProfitSword’s full range of business intelligence solutions that are available to the hospitality industry, please visit www.profitsword.com.

About ProfitSword, LLC Founded in 2001, ProfitSword’s mission is to provide exceptional business intelligence tools to the business community, specializing in data collection and integration, data analytics, operational functionality and reporting at all levels of the organization. The ProfitSword Suite is now in use by more than 50,000 users across 3,000+ business units. ProfitSword’s award-winning SaaS solutions provide the end user with applications for consolidated, real-time reporting and data management. ProfitSword uses various available methods of gathering data from disparate sources to create a powerful data warehouse. The suite of applications is accessible to all levels of users throughout the organization.

ProfitSword Reaffirms Commitment to Business Intelligence Innovation With Appointment of Jason Wallace as Vice President of Engineering

Business intelligence provider for hotels taps IT and software development veteran to maintain industry-leading presence in addressing the latest business performance analysis needs.

ORLANDO, Fla. – (June 15, 2021) – ProfitSword, a premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, has announced the appointment of Jason Wallace as Vice President of Engineering. Following ProfitSword’s continuing rapid market expansion due to the industry’s increasing need for solutions that can instantly determine real-time business performance, Wallace will play a central role in ensuring that ProfitSword customers continue to have access to the advanced tools they need to swiftly adapt to sudden shifts in market conditions.

In his new role as Vice President of Engineering for ProfitSword, Wallace will leverage his more than 15 years of expertise in IT, software development and data management to spearhead ProfitSword’s vision and strategy in meeting hospitality’s latest business intelligence needs and priorities. Wallace’s efforts will specifically focus on providing leadership and expert guidance for ProfitSword’s development teams as well as for the company’s Technical, Data and Systems Integration Services. 

“ProfitSword holds a long and widely recognized reputation in providing hoteliers with the real-time analytical insight needed to preserve and grow business revenues, and I am honored to have the opportunity to work alongside such an experienced and committed team,” commented Wallace. “I look forward to combining my own expertise with theirs in spurring even greater innovation that pushes the limits on what hoteliers can achieve with their business intelligence strategies.”

Prior to joining ProfitSword, Wallace served as Technical Lead/Assistant Director for Master Data Management at EY, a global leader in tax, transaction and advisory services where he was responsible for overseeing the Development and QA teams as well as technical strategy and architecture. Wallace previously also served as Director of Development for Brown Bag Marketing and Vetlocity, where he led the company’s overall technical strategy and architecture. A graduate of computer science from Georgia Tech, Wallace further holds multiple Microsoft certifications for web applications, business intelligence, and database development.       

“As part of our efforts to stay ahead of the latest business intelligence trends and expectations, ProfitSword always seeks out only the most skilled professionals, and Jason is certainly a welcome addition to our team with his in-depth knowledge of data management, systems integration and software design,” said Robert Ryan, CEO of ProfitSword. “His unique skill set will no doubt prove to be highly valuable in devising new methods of providing hoteliers with the actionable insight required to identify new opportunities for growth and to protect overall profitability.”

For details on ProfitSword’s full range of business intelligence solutions that are available to the hospitality industry, please visit www.profitsword.com.

About ProfitSword, LLC Founded in 2001, ProfitSword’s mission is to provide exceptional business intelligence tools to the business community, specializing in data collection and integration, data analytics, operational functionality and reporting at all levels of the organization. The ProfitSword Suite is now in use by more than 50,000 users across 3,000+ business units. ProfitSword’s award-winning SaaS solutions provide the end user with applications for consolidated, real-time reporting and data management. ProfitSword uses various available methods of gathering data from disparate sources to create a powerful data warehouse. The suite of applications is accessible to all levels of users throughout the organization.

Positioning Hotels for Growth: ProfitSword Reaffirms Vision and Strategy Through Reimagined Senior Leadership Team

Leading business intelligence software provider reimagines leadership roles and responsibilities to maintain the highest standards of customer service and responsiveness to the latest needs in business performance analytics for the hospitality industry.

ORLANDO, Fla. – (June 9, 2021) – ProfitSword, a premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, has announced a bolstering of its commitment to staying ahead of the latest business intelligence trends through a reimagined corporate leadership team. The company’s vision will see existing leadership streamline their roles and responsibilities along with an ongoing expansion of the corporate team to ensure maximum effectiveness in adapting to new industry needs.

Previously serving as ProfitSword’s Chief Revenue Officer, Robert Ryan will be taking on the new role of company CEO. Ryan will leverage his years of expertise in devising effective business plans to ensure that ProfitSword’s company strategy continues to align with evolving hotelier business intelligence requirements.

“As the hospitality industry inches closer towards recovery, hoteliers can count on ProfitSword to continue aligning with their latest business intelligence needs so that they can look forward to maximum revenue generation and the ability to gain a vital edge over the competition,” commented Ryan. “ProfitSword is fortunate to have such a talented team of dedicated business intelligence experts at its disposal, and I have no doubt that their in-depth knowledge of hotelier business needs will continue to propel our ability to innovate according to the latest industry demands.”   

Continuing as company President, Maureen Allen will work closely with Ryan in likewise devising a company vision that continues to push the boundaries on what business intelligence technology can achieve for hospitality-based organizations. In furthering this goal, Allen will also ensure that ProfitSword’s company culture remains geared towards embracing a positive atmosphere of innovation and results-driven objectives.

“This is a very exciting chapter in our company’s ongoing evolution towards providing customers with the latest tools they need to run more efficient, responsive and profitable organizations,” said Allen. “I am very proud of what our team has been able to accomplish in pushing the boundaries on business intelligence capabilities, and remain fully confident in their abilities to keep pace with growing demands for ever greater data analysis flexibility and business performance insight.”

Additional leadership team realignments include Paul Bennie being promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing, where he will be primarily focused on driving additional market growth and ensuring that the company’s solutions are readily available to hoteliers regardless of location or business size. Continuing to serve as Chief Operating Officer is John Crutchfield who will leverage his expertise in research and development to provide hotels with the latest business intelligence tools that can lead to a swift and full recovery. Brian Treadwell will also continue as Chief of Staff to further ensure that ProfitSword objectives align with new industry business intelligence trends. As Vice President of Finance, Anne Martinelli will leverage her financial expertise to continue enhancing ProfitSword’s forecasting and budgeting abilities in order to provide hoteliers with the vital business performance insight they need to make quick, yet informed decisions in real-time. 

For details on ProfitSword’s full range of business intelligence solutions that are available to the hospitality industry, please visit www.profitsword.com.

About ProfitSword, LLC Founded in 2001, ProfitSword’s mission is to provide exceptional business intelligence tools to the business community, specializing in data collection and integration, data analytics, operational functionality and reporting at all levels of the organization. The ProfitSword Suite is now in use by more than 50,000 users across 3,000+ business units. ProfitSword’s award-winning SaaS solutions provide the end user with applications for consolidated, real-time reporting and data management. ProfitSword uses various available methods of gathering data from disparate sources to create a powerful data warehouse. The suite of applications is accessible to all levels of users throughout the organization.