CRANBURY, N.J. and TOKYO, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, the user experience (UX) software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, today announced the appointment of Ken Azuma as Managing Director of Infragistics Japan.
Mr. Azuma, previously a Senior UX Architect at Infragistics Japan, has dedicated the last six years of his career to unite the designer and developer areas of Rich Internet Application (RIA) development. Prior to Infragistics, Mr. Azuma served in multiple roles at 2ndfactory, a Japanese-based UI and UX design agency, most recently as Director of Business Development and Senior UX architect. Mr. Azuma is a Microsoft MVP in Windows Touch and Tablet PC and holds a Master's of Organizational Sciences and a Bachelor's in Marketing Information from the University of Marketing and Distribution Sciences.
"Infragistics investment in senior talent showcases our commitment to deliver UI toolsets and mobile controls that enable our customers to deliver awesome user experiences that result in quantifiable results," said Dean Guida, CEO of Infragistics. "Ken's UX and business expertise is a perfect match for his new role as managing director."
Infragistics Japan focuses on sales and support of Infragistics leading UI development toolsets and business productivity suites designed to empower customers to develop compelling user experiences across all platforms, including Windows, SharePoint, Android and iOS.
"I look forward to building deeper relationships within the community and working with our customers to better understand their business challenges and help them to develop innovative solutions that drive business performance," added Ken Azuma, managing director of Infragistics Japan.
Infragistics Japan headquarters is located at: Infragistics Japan, Pacific Square Harajuku 3F,
3-25-12 Jingumae, Shibuya-Ku, Tokyo 150-0001. To contact the office, dial: +81 (3) 5474 8034 or email JapanSalesGroup@infragistics.com.
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As the user experience software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, Infragistics empowers developers to build and style immersive user experiences and rich data visualization in line of business applications across all platforms - Windows Forms, WPF, ASP.NET, Silverlight, jQuery, Windows Phone and SharePoint. Infragistics SharePlus business solutions deliver exceptional value and productivity to enterprise customers across all computing devices. Infragistics also has a range of value-added services including UI testing tools, support, training and consulting services. For additional information on Infragistics, products and career opportunities, please call us in the U.S. at +1 (800) 231-8588, +1 (609) 448-2000; in Europe, the Middle East, or Africa (EMEA) at +44 (0) 20 8387 1474; in Japan at +81 3 5474 8040; or in APAC at + 03 9982 4545.
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