eLynxx Solutions, a leading provider of project management software for the marketing supply chain has named COO Mike Jackson as its new CEO. Company founder Bill Gindlesperger will continue to provide guidance and support as chairman while Jackson directs customer-focused business development as the company enters its second generation.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (May 8, 2014) – The story of eLynxx Solutions encompasses nearly 40 years. As the company looks to continue its evolution and growth in providing tailored project management software that’s purpose-built for the marketing supply chain; its founder, Bill Gindlesperger has named Mike Jackson to succeed him as chief executive officer.
Jackson, who has served as chief operating officer since 2008, has been instrumental in advancing the company’s value proposition and service delivery. In his new role as chief executive officer, Jackson will build on his impressive 27 year track record in development, sales, delivery and management of technical products and services. Prior to joining eLynxx Solutions, Jackson held vice president roles in operations and business development at Convergys Corporation and global-level director positions at Dell, Inc. Having earned advanced degrees in engineering from the University of Akron, Jackson began his career in healthcare technology, focusing on delivery of consulting, professional and field operation services. He later expanded his business acumen completing executive management programs at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management and Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
“The insight and breadth of experience Mike has brought to eLynxx Solutions over the past six years have been tremendous,” Gindlesperger said. “Mike is a personable, passionate, hands-on leader who always takes a personal interest in solving customers’ problems. Combined with his corporate background he is the perfect CEO for a boutique operation like eLynxx Solutions.” With Jackson assuming the CEO role, Gindlesperger will remain chairman, providing vision and guidance to the company’s ongoing direction and strategy “Mike’s ability to develop and nurture business relationships through his personal approach has earned my full trust and support. As founder and chairman I look forward to watching the second generation of eLynxx Solutions continue to grow,” Gindlesperger concluded.
Commenting on his new role, Jackson said, “I am honored to assume the CEO position. It’s gratifying to help customers extend their own capabilities and strengthen their marketing supply chain using our software. As the CEO that will be my primary focus.” Jackson further expanded on the direction he sees eLynxx Solutions moving in the future, “By providing purpose-built software that’s tailored to each organization’s distinct objectives, people, process and vendors we offer a solution that’s unique in the marketplace. I am committed to working with customers and prospects to understand their needs and support ongoing development of innovative software that resolves their marketing supply chain pain points, now and into the future.” More about Mike, eLynxx Software and the eLynxx Solutions team may be found at eLynxx.com.
Mike isn’t just the Director of Marketing at eLynxx Solutions – he’s a customer-whisperer, a growth alchemist, and a trend-spotting oracle all rolled into one. His passion lies in igniting interest in eLynxx’s innovative solutions, fueling the company’s customer base, and using client feedback to steer the industry towards a brighter future.