MATRA Systems, Inc., a premier provider of retail POS solutions and services, has announced that Derrick Hurley has joined the company as vice president of sales. In his new position, Hurley will oversee sales activities for MATRA Systems across all the company’s markets, including amusement parks, general and specialty retail, grocery, and IBM 4690 enhancement and services.
Before joining MATRA Systems Hurley was with Torex Retail, where he served as senior director of solutions management and channels. Previously, Hurley was recruited to help build an IBM channel organization within the former Kyrus Corporation, now known as Arrow ECS. He was later named business unit executive for IBM, where he managed the retail systems channel. Prior to IBM, he served as an account manager at Post Software International. Hurley started his professional career with NCR, where he served as a trainer for the company’s hospitality solutions.
"I am thrilled to join the team at MATRA Systems, a company that has an extraordinary reputation for taking time to care for each customer and understanding their specific needs, " said Hurley. "MATRA has a highly regarded management team and strong solution offerings across each of the company’s markets."
"Derrick is a strategic business leader and proven winner, and I am pleased to welcome him as part of the MATRA executive team, " said Mike Todd, CEO, MATRA Systems. "MATRA Systems has a proven record of successful POS implementations, and I look forward to working closely with Derrick to expand our customer base and to continue providing our existing customers with the care and service they have come to expect from MATRA Systems."
About MATRA Systems
MATRA Systems, Inc. pro
vides complete store system solutions and services for general and specialty retail, grocery and amusement parks, with customers that include major retailers and the world’s most prestigious theme parks. MATRA’s FREEDOM product set is a new store system supporting traditional and multi-channel retailing, built on Microsoft technology. FREEDOM is unique in the ability to be installed incrementally, adding value to legacy solutions while building a path to benefits enabled by today’s technology. Additionally, MATRA Systems has unrivalled expertise in enhancements and migration strategies for legacy systems, including the IBM 4690 platform. For more information, visit www.matrasystems.com.