Plex Systems Names Robin Saitz Chief Marketing Officer
New leader brings software technology experience and deep manufacturing industry insights to the Plex Manufacturing Cloud
TROY, Mich., February 5, 2019 – Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP and MES for manufacturing, today announced it has appointed Robin Saitz as its Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, Saitz will be responsible for spearheading marketing strategy and execution for Plex as it continues to grow globally.
“We are thrilled to welcome Robin to the team and to benefit from her deep experience marketing global technology brands,” said Bill Berutti, Plex Systems CEO. “Her manufacturing background and passion for making leading businesses successful uniquely allows Robin to understand the needs of the market. She is the ideal fit for Plex’s ongoing growth and success.”
Saitz most recently served as CMO of cyber security solutions provider Avecto. Prior to Avecto, she held the role of CMO at sales enablement software company Brainshark. Saitz also spent 25 years at PTC, most recently serving as senior vice president of global marketing and operations, overseeing its lead-to-revenue initiative and driving alignment between marketing and sales.
“Plex is on the leading edge of manufacturing innovation,” said Saitz. “By providing
Saitz’s leadership experience extends beyond her roles at business technology companies. Saitz was the executive sponsor for PTC’s strategic partnership with FIRST®, has received an Alumni Award for Science and Innovation for her work in Newton Public Schools and was recognized as a 100 Women Leaders in STEM by STEMconnector. She has also served as a frequent guest lecturer at the Tufts University Gordon Institute’s Entrepreneurship Center.
“Robin is an accomplished business-to-business technology leader who understands the manufacturing community from end to end,” said Petri Oksanen,
Saitz earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in engineering and computer, coordinated with engineering from Trinity College. She holds a Master of Science Degree in engineering management from Northeastern University
Plex is the Manufacturing Cloud, delivering industry-leading ERP and manufacturing automation to more than 600 companies across process and discrete industries. Plex pioneered cloud solutions for the shop floor, connecting suppliers, machines, people, systems and customers with capabilities that are easy to configure, deliver continuous innovation and reduce IT costs. With
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