Mindjet CEO Scott Raskin Appointed to Board of Directors for Cision
San Francisco – April 3, 2012 – Collaborative Work Management provider Mindjet® today announced that its CEO Scott Raskin has been elected to the board of directors for Cision AB. Cision® is the leading provider of software, services and tools to the public relations and marketing industry. Raskin joins six other board members, including Anders BÃ¶Ã¶s, Hans-Erik Andersson, Alf Blomqvist, Hans Gieskes, Gunilla von Platen and Rikard Steiber.
“Scott is a savvy, cloud software veteran with an established track record of accelerating revenue,” said Anders BÃ¶Ã¶s, Cision’s chairman of the board. “We welcome his experience and acumen as we execute on our business strategy to help professionals better navigate the rapidly-changing media landscape.”
Raskin has more than two decades of tech experience and has evolved Mindjet from information mapping player to award-winning, cross-platform provider of collaborative and cloud-based productivity solutions. Raskin joined Mindjet from Telelogic, where he served as president and COO. Prior to that, Raskin was VP of Sales and Corporate Development at Nexgenix®, a pioneer in e-commerce solutions. He is the past president of the SF Bay Chapter of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), a network of 17,000 company Presidents/CEOs in more than 100 countries.
“Cision’s software and services help hundreds of thousands of individuals and businesses around the world communicate more effectively with their constituents,” said Scott Raskin. “I’m delighted to lend my experience and leverage my background to support Cision’s continued success.”
“Mindjet is on a solid positive trajectory and I’m excited about helping accelerate success,” Jaech said. “As a powerful application that helps people visualize information, MindManager is compelling for the collaborative work culture.”
Mindjet delivers collaborative work management software that generates ideas, organizes information, stores and shares data, and manages workflow in a way that maximizes the power of collaboration. Eight-three percent of the Fortune 100™ and 46 of BusinessWeek’s “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” rely on Mindjet to unite visions and actions and drive business success – let us show you why.