Axle Digital Names Rich DAmbrise as Director of Sales for North America

New York and San Francisco (PRWEB) March 14, 2013

Axle Digital, a leading social commerce innovator, has added to their sales team with the appointment of Rich DAmbrise as Director of Sales, North America. Mr. DAmbrises digital industry background includes more than twenty years of experience in sales, product and business development with Maxell Corporation. At Maxell, Mr. DAmbrise was responsible for the companys ground-floor development and introduction of new technologies and new product direction. In addition, DAmbrise specialized in researching, growing and nurturing technology partnerships that aligned Maxell with ground breaking companies that changed the face of the consumer electronics industry.

Richs ability to introduce organizations to the value of new technology and enable new product development is the key to expanding the list of blue chip clients that Axle currently services,” said Syd Dufton, President and CEO of Axle Digital. His expertise at developing retail partnerships coupled with his grasp of the impact that new technology has on retailers is invaluable to Axles sales organization.

DAmbrise will be responsible for developing strategic partnerships with retailers across North America. He will be charged with pinpointing market trends, identifying new opportunities and will play a key role in the sales group at Axle Digital.

I am truly excited to join Axle Digital and help expand Axles Platform into the retail arena through social commerce,” said DAmbrise. Axles Platform is exactly the tool that retailers have been waiting for in order to take full advantage of the multitude of social commerce channels out there. I look forward to getting this solution into the hands of retailers everywhere, stated Mr. DAmbrise.

About Rich DAmbrise

Prior to his tenure at Maxell, Mr. DAmbrise spent 12 years as a technical consultant with both Wang Laboratories and ITT. He has authored numerous articles on digital content delivery, appearing in trade publications such as “Computer Technology Review” and “Imaging Magazine”. He is a frequent guest speaker, and has participated in several international and domestic standards committees such as the International Committee for Information Technology Standards (INCITS), Blue-ray Disc Association (BDA), Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), DVD Forum, and he has also been a member of American National Standards Institute (ANSI), Optical Storage Technology Association (OSTA), Professional Computer Memory Card International Association (PCMCIA).

About Axle Digital

Axle Digitals mission is to provide retailers with a centralized approach to delivering truly unique and engaging experiences to any customer, any place, any time. Axle Digitals platform as a Service (PaaS) supports a variety of touch points, including online social and mobile networks, smart phones, tablets, Internet TV, in-store display, kiosks and more. Axle Digital provides everything from turnkey ecommerce solutions to custom development of unique solutions fully integrated with the clients existing ecommerce systems.

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