Extensis Expands Global Business Coverage in Australia and New Zealand
Portland, Ore., May 31, 2012 – After several years of successive business growth in Australia and New Zealand, Extensis today announced the appointment of John Parnaby as Country Manager and the creation of a new position within the company. Parnaby brings to Extensis a wealth of digital publishing and IT expertise gained throughout his career.
Prior to his appointment at Extensis, Parnaby worked at Future Publishing and BBC Magazines, two of the UK’s leading print publishers, where he purchased and maintained Extensis’ server solutions and technologies.
Parnaby’s expertise will be invaluable to furthering Extensis’ technology lead in Australia and New Zealand and providing both existing and prospective Font Management and Digital Asset Management customers support and guidance. “It’s always great to have new people join the company and especially so when those people, like John, started off as customers first. We are thrilled to have John join our team.” said Richard Bamford, Extensis’ EMEA Business Director.
With a diverse list of customers that includes; Kmart, Pearson Australia Group, Royal Australia Mint, Target Australia Pty Ltd and Walt Disney Television Australia, Parnaby will be working closely with Extensis Preferred Partners and Resellers, and is responsible for providing Extensis Professional Services and Technical Support throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Extensis® is a leading developer of software and services for creative professionals and workgroups. Their solutions streamline workflows, securely manage digital assets and fonts, and control corporate typographic branding. Used by hundreds of Fortune 5000 companies, Extensis’ award-winning server, desktop, and web service products include: Portfolio Server® for digital asset management, Universal Type Server® for server-based font management, Suitcase Fusion™ for single-user font management, and the WebINK® web font rental service. Founded in 1993, Extensis is based in Portland, Oregon, and the United Kingdom. Extensis is wholly owned by Celartem Technology Inc., (JASDAQ Exchange: 4330). For additional information, visit cde.extensis.com.