Fallon will utilize his experience scaling fast-growing technology companies to help FourKites extend its market leading position
CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Aug 31, 2017) – FourKites, the market leader in real-time freight visibility and orchestration, has named Sean Fallon as company President. Mr. Fallon has extensive experience working with complex SaaS businesses and has served in numerous senior leadership roles. His insight and expertise will help FourKites extend its explosive growth.
“FourKites has not only created a new software category, but has also emerged as the market leader, trusted by many Fortune 500 companies, in a short time period,” said Matt Elenjickal, CEO and founder of FourKites. “Sean has a tremendous track record of scaling SaaS companies, and his operational expertise will help us flawlessly execute our company strategy as we go through this explosive growth phase.”
Prior to joining FourKites, Fallon led multiple global businesses from early stages through acquisitions. Fallon most recently served as CEO of OpinionLab, a leading customer experience solution, which was acquired by Verint Systems. Fallon was also COO and CFO of BigMachines, a cloud-based Configure, Price and Quote solutions provider, where he led the SaaS company to an acquisition by Oracle.
“FourKites’ ability to create real-time shipping intelligence throughout the entire supply chain is driving substantial business value,” said Fallon. “The world’s largest enterprises are recognizing FourKites’ differentiation, and I’m thrilled to be part of a team that is revolutionizing supply chain intelligence.”
For more information on FourKites, visit www.fourkites.com
FourKites is the real-time supply chain visibility platform that Fortune 500 companies and 3PLs trust to track shipment location and temperature and proactively manage exceptions. Using a proprietary predictive algorithm to calculate shipment arrival times, FourKites enables customers to lower their operating costs, improve on-time performance, and strengthen their end-customer relationships.
Using FourKites, blue-chip shippers and 3PLs share the same, real-time shipping location and status information from more than four million GPS/ELD devices, across all modes, including ocean, rail, parcel, and over-the-road. The platform is optimized for mobile and equipped with market-leading end-to-end security. To learn more, visit www.fourkites.com.