SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- RizePoint, the global leader in compliance management solutions, is pleased to announce that Chief Revenue Officer John Knotwell won the RevGen award by Mercato Partners. The award recognizes outstanding sales and marketing professionals in Utah. Knotwell was one of seven winners, selected by a panel of business executives, out of more than 200 nominees. "RizePoint is on an exponential growth path thanks to John Knotwell's energy and talent," said Frank Maylett, President and CEO of RizePoint. "John leads our most critical customer-facing departments and spends countless hours in front of our clients, helping them understand RizePoint's product offering, future plans, and core values." John Knotwell is leading the customer service, partnerships, sales, client account management, and solution architecture teams through a period of dramatic growth. Knotwell joined RizePoint in September 2015 and turned a stagnant growth curve into an exponential one. In less than a year, Knotwell has grown the bookings by more than 400% year over year. "It is a true honor to be recognized as a RevGen 'rainmaker'," said Knotwell. "I am proud of the impressive revenue numbers our team produced in 2016." Prior to RizePoint, Knotwell was vice president of America's sales for Workfront (formerly AtTask), and also held executive sales positions at inContact and Infinite Mind. He has more than 20 years of sales and executive leadership experience and serves as a member of the Utah House of Representatives. Knotwell holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from the University of Utah and a MBA from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.