Akken Inc., the staffing and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist, has named Mark Wallace as its new Vice President of Sales and Business Development. Mr. Wallace comes with a wealth of experience leading sales organizations, driving customer acquisition, implementing digital marketing strategy and will be in charge of accelerating growth and new customer acquisition at AkkenCloud.

As the Founder of Justellus, Mark worked with executive teams and boards of directors to help them accelerate customer growth and success. Prior to that, Mark led customer acquisition, digital marketing, and social media at Environmental Data Resources receiving many accolades including a Forrester Groundswell Award. Mark has also led SaaS sales for Sonicbids, Mzinga, Shared Insights and subscription and event sales at DCI.

“We view Mark joining our AkkenCloud team as another step in our commitment to becoming a leader in the staffing softwareand recruiting software industry,” said Giridhar Akkineni, CEO of Akken Inc. “We can already see the difference he has made in his first month here and feel fortunate to find someone of Mark’s caliber to join our growing team.”

Akken Inc. provides cloud software to staffing and recruiting companies looking to streamline the efficiency of their front office, inter office and back office. Over 650 staffing and recruiting companies rely on the AkkenCloud platform to drive growth, reduce redundancy, and efficiently manage their business.

“After learning more about AkkenCloud, the product, and their vision for the future, I feel that Akkencloud is very well positioned for explosive growth,” commented Wallace. “I am excited to join a very talented team and to help take Akkencloud to the next level in 2015.”

About Akken Inc.
Akken Inc. is the staffing efficiency and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist. Since 2005, Akken Inc. has helped hundreds of staffing companies and recruiting companies improve their efficiency, place more people into quality paying positions and increase customer retention. The all in AkkenCloud™ is a 100% web-based and multi-tenant integrated software platform for the staffing Industry and recruiting Industry. It is fully integrated front officeback office and intra office.

The all in AkkenOnTheGo™ provides businesses with the mobility to access and work from anywhere on any device.

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Giridhar Akkineni
Akken Inc.