Markham, ON Canada – Nov 9, 2007. DMTI Spatial (DMTI), a leading provider of location intelligence solutions, has appointed Chris Thomas to the position of Director of Strategic Alliances. As a new member of the senior management team, Chris is responsible for the development of strategic alliances at DMTI Spatial, with a specific focus on the company's most important current and potential partners.
During the past 10 years, Chris has held various positions at DMTI Spatial including Strategic Account Manager, Manager of Sales, and Senior Sales Engineer.
Upon his promotion to Strategic Alliances, Chris had already accumulated over 10 years of experience at DMTI Spatial. In this position, Chris' background and expertise will be critical in facilitating relationships with strategic partners and building business plans to expand DMTI’s Enterprise coverage.
“DMTI has a rapidly increasing need to advance and manage growing relationships with several key Enterprise solution providers and integrators. As our Location Hub solution expands there has been a need to build web service integrations into mainstream solutions such as SAP and Microsoft. With that investment in technology, we saw the need to invest significantly on the relationship and management side also. Chris has taken on more and more responsibility at DMTI over the years and given his depth in all aspects of our business, he was the best choice. This also continues the ongoing development of leadership from within which we consider important at DMTI,“ said Alex MacKay, CEO, DMTI Spatial.
Before joining DMTI Spatial and in earlier years with the company, Chris' responsibilities encompassed development and technical roles with a focus on GIS. Chris earned a GIS Specialist Certificate program from McMaster University in 1995, and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Geography from Laurentian University in 1994.
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DMTI Spatial has been providing industry leading location intelligence solutions for more than a decade to Global 2000 companies and government agencies. DMTI’s world-class Location Hub platform uniquely identifies and cross-references a universe of location-based data. DMTI is the creator of the CanMap suite of geospatial data products, including CanMap® Streets and RouteLogistics, the gold standard for location data in Canada. DMTI also provides professional services and software tools bringing full solutions to the marketplace. For more information about Location Intelligence see:
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