Poynt appoints Intuit ex-CEO Yves Millette as president


Poynt, a global provider of mobile local
search and advertising, announced the appointment of Yves Millette to the role
of president in order to further strengthen the company’s management team.

Millette has a successful track record for
achieving revenue and earnings growth and brings international software and
hardware experience, along with the ability to deliver operational results to

In his previous role as president and CEO
of Intuit, Millette led the company’s international operations where he grew
revenues from $65 to $160 million. At Poynt, Millette will focus on
accelerating the company’s monetization strategy and add overall operational
rigour to the management team.

With the addition of Millette to oversee
day-to-day operations, Andrew Osis, chief executive officer, will actively
focus on expanding and marketing Poynt to the global investment community as a
premier mobile local search and advertising platform.

Osis will represent the key vision and
strategy of the company to the world. In addition, Osis will continue to shape
and oversee the strategic direction of the company.

Marco Hunstad has joined Poynt to direct
the business development team as senior vice president, business development
and global distribution. Hunstad and Lee’s international executive experience in
both publicly traded and private business will positively contribute to the
Poynt executive team.

“The changes to management reflect our
immense growth and the need to expand our team to maintain that growth,”
said Andrew Osis, CEO.

By Telecomlead.com Team
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