Kuebix Appoints David Lemont as New CEO
Seasoned Executive to Lead Kuebix to Next Stage of Accelerated Growth
June 6, 2017 (Maynard, Mass.) – Kuebix LLC, creator of a transportation management system that delivers true shipping intelligence, today announced that David Lemont has been appointed CEO effective June 1, 2017.
“Dave is a brilliant strategist who has been consulting with Kuebix for over 6 months and has already made a tremendous contribution to our organization,” stated Kuebix Founder and President Dan Clark. “His track record of selecting innovative technology companies and guiding them to success is remarkable. I am thrilled that he has chosen to join us as CEO, and I am confident that all the pieces are now in place for Kuebix technology to revolutionize the logistics industry.”
Dave Lemont has launched, grown and guided numerous software companies from inception through dramatic growth and has raised over $100 million in venture capital. Dave served as CEO of Currensee, which created the first social network for the foreign currency (FX) market. Currensee was acquired by Oanda Corporation, one of the largest FX brokers in the world. Prior to that Dave was CEO of AppIQ, the leader in Storage Management Software. AppIQ was acquired by HP creating over a 6X returns for the investors. Immediately prior to joining AppIQ, Dave was CEO of Revit Technology, where he led the company through its successful 2002 acquisition by Autodesk, the world’s leading design software and digital content company. Earlier Dave was Chief Operating Officer at Concentra Corporation, the leading provider of CRM solutions for product configuration, which he led to an IPO in 1996 and ultimately a sale of the company to Oracle Corporation.
“I am very excited about the opportunity to lead Kuebix through its next phase of accelerated growth. I am fortunate that Kuebix is already in a very unique position in the market with thousands of companies already using its products today,” commented Dave Lemont. “Dan Clark and the team have built a platform from the inside out that truly understands the nuances and challenges of the freight industry from the customer’s point of view. No one else in the market today has the ability to address the shipper’s needs across the full spectrum of supply chains; from smaller growing supply chains to the most complex grocery supply chains in the world.”
With Kuebix’s visionary technology and partnerships, the company plans to continue building on its thought leadership position to help shippers and carriers improve their direct business relationships and collaborate in and across their supply chains.
Founded by a freight industry veteran, Kuebix offers a transportation management system (TMS) that delivers true shipping intelligence empowering companies to capitalize on supply chain opportunities through visibility, collaboration and predictive analytics. Kuebix TMS is built on the Salesforce Force.com platform and allows clients to implement the solution very quickly with the core TMS, then seamlessly add Premier Apps and Integrations as needed. Kuebix also offers unique Managed Service Programs to businesses looking to partially or fully outsource transportation management.
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