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Visier Appoints Lexy Martin Principal of Research and Customer Value

June 14, 2016

Former Human Resources Analyst and Researcher Brings Four Decades of Experience in Research, Value Analysis, and Change Management to Visier


VANCOUVER, BC and SAN JOSE, CA – June 14, 2016 – Visier, the leader in Workforce Intelligence, today announced that Lexy Martin has joined the company as Principal, Research and Customer Value. Martin brings more than 40 years of thought leadership experience in introducing workplace initiatives and emerging technologies with a background as a researcher, management consultant, and application development manager. In her new role at Visier, Martin will work closely with Visier customers to support them in their HR transformation.

“Having tracked workforce analytics adoption for over fifteen years, I’ve been a big fan of Visier since its inception. When I decided to return to the workforce, I could not imagine a better place to apply my passion and skills in research, value analysis, and change management,” said Martin. “After just a few days on the job, I’m overjoyed. The people are welcoming, talented, and passionate about all things workforce intelligence.”

A sought-after thought leader and speaker, few researchers in the field of HR technology can match the experience that Martin has accumulated during her career in introducing emerging technologies. Prior to joining Visier, Martin was Vice President, Research and Analytics at Sierra-Cedar where she assisted organizations worldwide in defining strategies to implement enterprise applications by providing visioning, strategy development, process innovation, value analysis, and business case development. She also developed major change management and organizational learning programs to accompany the introduction of new initiatives and technologies to promote their success. Martin was also the lead author and director of the Sierra-Cedar Human Resources Systems Survey, the longest running and most acclaimed Human Resources technology survey.

“Lexy’s reputation for helping companies leverage technology as a catalyst for change is legendary,” said John Schwarz, Founder and CEO, Viser. “With Lexy’s appointment, Visier gains an experienced and proven advisor who will help our customers implement effective Workforce Intelligence solutions that improve managerial decision-making, streamline business processes, collaboration and employee empowerment.”

About Visier

A leading innovator in Applied Big Data cloud technology, Visier provides Workforce Intelligence solutions that are enabling the world’s best led organizations to maximize their business outcomes through their people.

Visier’s solutions let organizations understand and plan — with precision — how to best and most cost-effectively recruit, retain, and develop their workforce. With Visier, senior leaders, HR, and people managers everywhere can answer key workforce questions, align on goals and strategies, optimize costs, and act on decisions and plans to drive dramatically improved business outcomes. Visier does this by providing complete pre-built solutions in the cloud as a service that leverage Visier’s innovative multi-dimensional, and super fast in-memory technology. Visier users outperform others by a wide margin.

Founded by respected innovators in business intelligence the company’s leadership team has a proven track record of technical, operational, and strategic management success with companies such as Business Objects, IBM, SAP, and Oracle. With millions of customer employee records in the cloud, Visier is taking the guesswork out of people management for everyone.

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