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Ben Battle Joins ECi as Chief Technology Officer

Fort Worth, TX—Tuesday, January 10, 2012  ECi Software Solutions (, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that Ben Battle has been named Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, Mr. Battle will be responsible for product development across the ECi family of companies and he will lead strategic initiatives addressing ECi's next generation product offerings, common technologies and platforms, and development processes and standards.

“ECi’s phenomenal growth, their deep experience in the industries served by their growing product portfolio, and their long-term commitment to their customers and products make this a very exciting time to join the ECi team,” said Mr. Battle.

Mr. Battle brings to ECi more than 28 years of software product development experience. He has served as a senior technology executive with companies such as Quest Software, ScriptLogic, Digital Paper and Visual Networks. During his tenures at those companies, he drove the delivery of innovative,awarding-winning solutions in systems management, asset management, service desk and supply chain interaction for small- and medium-sized businesses as well as the Fortune 1000.

“We are thrilled to have Ben on board,” said Trevor Gruenewald, COO of ECi. “He brings a wealth of development experience with him and is a great addition to help fuel the continual development of our solutions. Keeping our customers on the leading edge of technology, to make their day-to-day tasks more efficient and ultimately improve their profitability is the number one priority of ECi.”

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ECi Software Solutions provides industry-specific business software solutions and services, focusing on cloud-based technologies. For 30+ years, ECi has served small to medium sized manufacturing, wholesale/retail distribution, building and construction, and field and IT services organizations. Privately held, ECi is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, with offices throughout the U.S., England, the Netherlands, Australia and New Zealand. For information, email, visit, or call (800) 959-3367. 

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