NEW YORK, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandwatch, a leading global provider of social analytics and monitoring solutions, announced the appointment of Thomas Brommund, Sales Director, and Beate Geppert, Senior Business Development Manager, to oversee the DACH region, covering Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Together, they will provide strategic leadership to the growing DACH team.
"It's great to have both Thomas and Beate join the ranks of Brandwatch," said Giles Palmer, Brandwatch CEO and founder. "As our client base continues to grow in the DACH region, both bring valuable experience that will enable us to scale faster to meet growing market demands, and ensure the same high level of satisfaction we take pride in amongst our regional client base."
As DACH Sales Director at Brandwatch, Thomas Brommund is responsible for all new business development strategies as well as overseeing and nurturing existing customer relationships in the regional markets. Brommund brings a long successful career as a managing director as well as experience in sales and marketing, consulting, business development and product management at notable companies. Prior to Brandwatch, he served as founder and managing partner of two companies in the online marketing and web analytics sector.Beate Geppert, newly appointed Senior Business Development Manager who reports to Brommund, joins the Brandwatch team from Switzerland, where she previously worked at Netbreeze GmbH as Head of Sales & Consulting. In addition to her first-hand experience in the Swiss market, Geppert has more than five years of experience in social media monitoring. These two new appointments come on the heels of Brandwatch's continued DACH office expansion, including the introduction of a presence in Stuttgart in 2011 and Berlin in Q4 2012. A growing client base in the region, including well-known clients such as TUI AG and Messe Frankfurt, drives this expansion. About Brandwatch Brandwatch is a leading provider of social media monitoring and analytics solutions. More than 700 global brands and agencies use Brandwatch, relying on a broad range of social coverage and highly reliable, spam-free data to monitor online conversations. As a result, organizations can glean insights around their brand interests, conduct market research, predict market trends, and more actively engage influencers, customers and prospects. A global company, Brandwatch is headquartered in Brighton, UK and has offices in the United States and Germany. For more information, please visit www.brandwatch.com. Twitter: @Brandwatch | Blog: Brandwatch Blog | Facebook: Brandwatch Fan Page PRESS CONTACT Brandwatch Global PR firstname.lastname@example.org Brandwatch GmbH Susanne UllrichGutenbergstr. 77A70197 StuttgartDeutschland Mail: susanne.ullrich(at)brandwatch.com Tel.: 0049 (0) 711 912 44 171Fax: 0049 (0) 711 912 44 213Web: http://www.brandwatch.de Twitter: @BrandwatchDE SOURCE Brandwatch