Market Data Cloud Leader Poised for Growth
Xignite, Inc., fast-growing provider of market data cloud services, announced two new additions to its leadership team. Kerry Langstaff joins as Vice President, Marketing and Paul Woodberry joins as Vice President, Sales.
Langstaff brings over 20 years of experience managing marketing and products for technology companies. Prior to joining Xignite, Langstaff was Vice President Demand Generation at email intelligence leader Return Path. Previously she held executive marketing positions at human resources outsourcing solutions provider TriNet and IP intelligence leader Quova. Earlier in her career, she was with 3Com (now HP), where she served for more than 10 years as a Marketing Communications Director. Langstaff holds a BA in public relations from San Diego State University and is accredited in Public Relations from the Public Relations Society of America.
Paul Woodberry is a veteran sales executive with 20+ years of experience managing sales teams and exceeding revenue targets. At Xignite, Woodberry will lead the Financial Data API sales team. Prior to joining Xignite, he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales at McAfee, where managed sales for the Data Loss Prevention business unit. He also held senior sales and marketing roles at Passport Capital and at Advent Software, where he started as an Account Manager and rose to Vice President of Sales for the Americas. Paul holds a BA from University California Berkeley where he played on their water polo and rugby national championship teams.
“Xignite is focusing our sales, marketing and engineering efforts on our financial data API business and our Enterprise Data Distribution solution for financial institutions,” said Stephane Dubois, Xignite Founder and CEO. "The experience, leadership and deep insight of our newest team members will help us capitalize on growth opportunities and further strengthen our ability to serve our financial services customers seeking to cut costs and drive efficiencies.”