HAZLET, N.J. (March 31, 2010) iCIMS, the second largest Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of talent acquisition solutions, announced today that Ronald Kasner has joined the executive team as the Chief Corporate Development Officer and General Counsel. In this role, Kasner will foster business development by driving operational efficiency along with strategic growth initiatives, while also overseeing all legal activities relating to iCIMS’ commercial and intellectual property rights. This news reinforces iCIMS’ proactive efforts to expand the company’s already well-positioned presence in the talent management space.
Kasner was most recently the Vice President of Corporate Development and General Counsel at LabVantage Solutions, a leading global provider of laboratory information management solutions. During his tenure at LabVantage, Kasner drove corporate strategy and organizational process improvement, enabling LabVantage to significantly grow revenues, expand its global operations, and increase profitability. In his dual role, Kasner also advised on and addressed all legal affairs of the company on a worldwide basis, including contract negotiation, licensing, intellectual property protection, and employment matters. A graduate of Harvard Law School, Kasner accumulated considerable business and legal expertise early in his career. He held a variety of managerial roles with software and financial services companies, as well as counseled numerous clients, from Fortune 100 corporations to start-up ventures, as a business and technology transactions attorney with Venable, LLP.
As iCIMS’ Chief Corporate Development Officer and General Counsel, Kasner will bring significant expertise and leadership skills to the company. iCIMS, as an organizational-whole, has experienced rapid growth in the Software-as-a-Service Industry since its 2000 incorporation. Gaining over 225 clients in 2009 alone, iCIMS totals a client base of over 800 customers, supported via offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Even more recently, iCIMS expanded its European headquarters to account for growing international operations. iCIMS, with Kasner’s direction, plans to capitalize upon this growth by channeling it into future strategic initiatives, such as establishing global partners and alliances and facilitating further international expansion. Additionally, Kasner’s expansive legal knowledge and experience will benefit iCIMS as the company expands into new territories.
“I am proud to become part of the iCIMS family, and join a stellar group of professionals,” commented Kasner. “This team, coupled with the industry leading Talent Platform, has proven its ability to not only focus on customer satisfaction, but deliver it. My goal is to further enhance our customer experience through expanded geographic presence and strategic partnerships that better serve the needs of our customers across their global enterprise.”
iCIMS’ product, the Talent Platform, enlists multiple comprehensive product and customer service offerings, simplifying HR tasks for human resources personnel, globally. The platform supports candidate and employee management programs from applicant tracking to onboarding, performance management, employee data management, and much more. Named the mid-market leader for business platform solutions, iCIMS continues to support the talent management needs of HR professionals worldwide.
“We are very excited to welcome Ronald Kasner as the newest member of the iCIMS executive team,” said iCIMS’ President and CEO, Colin Day, “Due to this expanding executive team, iCIMS has been able to power growth initiatives and thus, actualize our current level of success. Kasner will be instrumental in honing in on this success and converting it into even more corporate development initiatives. I am looking forward to yet another year of exponential growth.”
iCIMS, the second-largest provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, is an Inc. 500 honoree focused on solving corporate business issues through the implementation of easy-to-use web-based software solutions. iCIMS Talent Platform, the industry’s premier Talent Platform, enables organizations to manage their entire talent lifecycle from applicant tracking through onboarding and beyond through a single web-based application. With more than 800 clients worldwide, iCIMS is one of the largest and fastest-growing talent management system providers in the space. To learn more about how iCIMS can help your organization, visit the website or view a free online demo of the iCIMS Talent Platform at www.icims.com/prelude/1128/9986.
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