Vienna, Va. — February 27, 2014 — Novetta Solutions, a technology firm specializing in advanced analytics, announced today the appointment of Jim Cushman as the company’s new Senior Vice President responsible for commercial markets and products . Cushman will be responsible for leading the marketing and implementation of Novetta’s innovative and robust advanced analytics technology solutions for Industry’s most challenging data problems.
Bringing more than 20 years of experience to the Novetta Executive Team, Cushman will leverage his practical knowledge of product strategy, development and execution to increase Novetta’s market growth and expansion. Cushman joins Novetta Solutions after serving as Vice President of Business Process & Decision Management for IBM where he led a team of 750 engineers in the design, development, delivery, support and operations of 4 products generating over $500 million dollars in annual revenue. He previously served as IBM’s Director of Master Data Management, where he set and directed product strategy to converge five acquired products into the market’s leading Master Data Management (MDM) platform
Mr. Cushman has extensive experience in the Analytics market, having been a key C-level executive during the success of Initiate Systems, a master data management software company, sold to IBM in 2010. Cushman led Initiate Systems as the company’s Senior VP and General Manager, driving business and technical strategy for the company’s product offerings in commercial and government growing sales by more than 25% each year. While at Initiate, he also contributed to the development of three commercially successful patents.“Jim is a strategic hire for Novetta and we are thrilled to welcome him to the team ,” said Novetta’s CEO, Peter LaMontagne. “He has an exceptional track record in the analytics technology market – in sales, product development and operations. Jim is the right executive to accelerate our go-to-market success in the commercial sector.”
Cushman earned his B.S. from Purdue University and has performed numerous speaking engagements focusing on the subjects of MDM, data analytics, data integration, and entity resolution.
Novetta Solutions has over 25 years of expertise in delivering real-world success in Big Data Analytics, Cyber Analytics, and Social Analytics that has led to the development of some of the worlds most advanced analytics solutions. With a deep history of providing mission critical advanced analytic solutions to National Security and Intelligence agencies, Novetta is empowering corporate customers to find clarity from the complexity of Big Data and to protect their networks, reduce risk, and make data driven decisions. Visit novetta.com for more information.