WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Marathon Data Systems, LLC, a leading developer of office management and field-force automation software for the field service industry, announced today that it acquired the assets of Insight Direct, a leader in providing back office software solutions to thousands of SMB customers in the HVAC, Maid Service, Plumbing and Cleaning service verticals under the ServiceCEO brand name.
Marathon will retain the team and operate the business as a separate division, located in Boston, MA and will continue to support, enhance and sell both its ServiceCEO Office Edition and ServiceCEO Web Edition applications.
"With ServiceCEO, we add a great brand, a talented team, a robust technical software platform and thousands of customer relationships," said Chris Sullens, Marathon Data Systems' President and Chief Executive Officer. "This transaction significantly broadens our customer base and positions us as a leader in several large and important service verticals. ServiceCEO customers will see continued investment in both software development and organizational support as we focus on growing the brand and customer base."
Chris Chapman, Insight Direct Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer stated, "I am excited to be part of the Marathon team. This is the right move for our employees and our customers. As part of Marathon, we'll be able to add resources and invest even more heavily in our products and services, which is good for our customers and good for the business."
About Marathon Data Systems, LLC
Marathon Data Systems is a leading provider SaaS and mobile software solutions to more than 6,000 SMB customers in the field service industry under its PestPac, QXPress Scheduling Software and ServiceCEO, brands. Marathon also provides a full range of online marketing solutions, from online lead generation to custom website services for the pest control, lawn and landscape, carpet cleaning, maid service, janitorial and water treatment service verticals through its Marathon Marketing Services division.
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