NORTHAMPTON, UK and ATLANTA (April 3, 2017) – Irisys, the global leader in retail analytics and in-store technology, announced today the appointment of Kevin Hughes to the position of General Manager.
Hughes brings several years of experience in sales, marketing, business development and strategic planning targeted at driving product line and margin growth for a variety of technology-based companies. Before joining Irisys, he served as Vice President of Marketing for Veeder-Root, where he led global marketing strategy and product management across all product lines.
“While the retail technology industry landscape has changed remarkably in the last several years, one thing remains constant – and that is Irisys’ commitment to providing innovative people counting and queue management solutions that meet and exceed our customers’ expectations for real-time analytics,” says Hughes. “Irisys provides an exciting opportunity to work with a successfully growing company focused on solving problems with advanced technologies. I am proud to have the opportunity to lead a company with such an outstanding reputation.”
Since beginning his career as a software engineer, Hughes has held various roles of increasing leadership and management responsibility for Danaher Corporation (Danaher), including a number of high-impact roles ranging from Manager, Corporate Strategic Development for Danaher Corporate to Global Line Manager for Hach Company. Hughes’ expertise in growing businesses and products in various industries through product innovation, commercial execution and operational excellence will be invaluable in his new General Manager role at Irisys.
Irisys is a high-tech innovator pioneering new solutions to bring strategic insight and expanded capabilities to an array of industries worldwide. Combining discreet technology and intelligent software, Irisys technology provides actionable information that can be used to drive operational efficiencies and improve business performance. Delivering faster checkout lines, cleaner facilities, higher-security perimeters, and more, Irisys’ solutions are deployed throughout the globe’s leading retail operations, publicly and privately owned buildings, airports, security systems, and other facilities. For more information, visit www.irisys.net.
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