Fonteva Appoints Former Salesforce ISV Public Sector Lead to Vice President, Business Development
Fonteva appoints Christopher Noone to the position of Vice President, Business Development
Arlington, Va., Nov. 1, 2015—Fonteva, Inc., a top performing Salesforce Partner that develops future-ready solutions with the coolest, most beautiful business apps for associations and other vertical markets, announced today the appointment of Christopher Noone to the position of Vice President, Business Development. Chris has over twenty years of experience working in product development and sales in the enterprise IT market with extensive experience in cloud computing. As Vice President, Business Development, Chris is in charge of growing revenue for all of Fonteva's emerging product lines. Chris came to Fonteva from Salesforce where he held the position of ISV Public Sector Lead.
"Chris brings a very broad range of senior management experience to the job and is a tremendous addition to our executive team," said Jerry Huskins, CEO of Fonteva, Inc. "His experience with the Salesforce ecosystem will help position Fonteva as a leader in both our existing membership space and our expansion into new horizontal markets."
“I’m proud to be a part of such an innovative company that is reshaping how applications are developed on the Salesforce App Cloud," said Chris Noone, Vice President, Business Development. "I am excited to help Fonteva build new revenue opportunities for our recently released product suite.”
While at Salesforce Chris grew their Public Sector partner ecosystem and acted as a trusted advisor to over 50 companies, shepherding them through the on-boarding process, determining go to market strategy, and reviewing and refining business plans and financial projections.
Chris' other senior management positions included Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at GreenShoots Distribution, a natural food and beverage distribution company, headquartered in San Francisco. He was also a part of the Experienced Commercial Leadership Program (ECLP) at General Electric, where he created and ran the GE University Energy Efficiency campaign, which generated over $450 million in new opportunities for GE.
From 2003–2007 Chris served in the United States Marine Corps infantry at Camp Pendleton during which time he completed two combat tours in Iraq, earning a Navy Achievement Medal with combat distinguishing device. Before joining the Marine Corp, Chris founded Noonetime, Inc., a multi-million dollar XML software development and consulting firm in Denver, CO, which was awarded the most innovative new software company in Denver in 2001.
Chris holds a Masters of Business Administration in Finance, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Notre Dame and Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from Dickinson College.
Established in 2010, Fonteva is a software development company whose mission is to empower business users to innovate and overcome the confines of legacy software systems. Fonteva delivers future-ready solutions with the most flexible, scalable, and reactive apps in the cloud. Their flagship software, MemberNation, is the first true-cloud Association Management Software (AMS) and is built 100% native on the Salesforce platform. Fonteva also has a patent pending for its Spark Framework. Learn more by visiting www.fonteva.com.
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