MAY 29, 2018 – FREDERICTON, New Brunswick
Fast growing advanced analytics and optimization software company strengthens team with strategic hire
Remsoft, a worldwide leader in optimized planning and scheduling for sustainable resource management, is pleased to announce that Mike Oliver has joined the company as Vice President of Corporate Development to advance Remsoft’s expanding portfolio of global accounts. Oliver will be responsible for leading strategic growth initiatives across all areas of Remsoft’s business, including forestry, land management, right of way and civil infrastructure management, and more. He will report directly to CEO and co-founder, Andrea Feunekes.
“We are excited to welcome Mike to Remsoft. His wealth of experience in business development provides an important addition to our team,” said Feunekes. “In his corporate development role, Mike will focus on scaling our business to drive engagements beyond traditional forestry solutions. With the global launch of our new cloud-based platform, Remsoft RISE, later this year, we have been steadily adding team members to develop and deliver quality products for our customers.
We are fortunate to find someone of Mike’s caliber to fill this position. I am confident that he will play a key role in defining and implementing high quality solutions for our customers,” added Feunekes.
With more than 25 years of industry experience, Oliver has worked in the energy, engineering, military/aerospace, remote sensing, and natural resource sectors in a variety of management capacities. Oliver founded and grew two technology-based companies and has worked in a variety of companies on their commercialization and growth strategies, including Leading Edge Geomatics, which recently closed in a private equity transaction in the fourth quarter of 2017.
In addition, Oliver has served on the board of directors for the Information Technology Association of Nova Scotia (ITANS), Enterprise Fredericton, and two companies in the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation portfolio. Further, Oliver has been a part-time instructor for the University of New Brunswick’s Technology Management & Entrepreneurship program, focusing on new venture creation and technology risk management and has completed executive training courses on innovation, opportunity assessment and commercialization from Babson College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Since 1992, Remsoft has been a key partner to public agencies, leading products companies, timber investment management organizations (TIMOs), and appraisal consulting companies by balancing conflicting priorities and goals to more effectively manage risks, costs and decision complexities, while creating sustainable value.
Headquartered in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, Remsoft services global markets directly and through strategic partnerships with solutions providers. More information about Remsoft’s solutions can be found at www.remsoft.com or by calling 1-506-450-1511.
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Donna St. Jean Conti, APR
St. Conti Communications