Onvia Appoints Alberto Sutton as Senior Vice President of Marketing

Feb 23, 2016, 14:24 ET from Onvia

SEATTLE, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Onvia (Nasdaq: ONVI), the leader in government contracting intelligence, announced today the appointment of Alberto Sutton to the company's executive management team as Senior Vice President of Marketing.

Alberto Sutton brings to Onvia more than 20 years of leadership experience in marketing, product management, channel strategy and business consulting. In his role, Sutton will lead Onvia's marketing department in the expansion of Onvia as a leading brand in the government procurement market and in the execution of campaigns that will accelerate new business growth.

Prior to Onvia, Sutton was Vice President of Global Marketing at Pyramid Analytics where he steered marketing initiatives that resulted in triple-digit growth across demand generation, digital traffic, media exposure, and audience engagement. Previously, he held marketing, product and global alliance executive roles at Nintex and Microsoft. He also served as a business consultant for Ernst & Young and PwC.

"We are fortunate to have a leader of Alberto's experience joining us at this time as we enter a new exciting stage of growth for Onvia," stated Hank Riner, President and CEO of Onvia. "Alberto was selected because of his proven leadership ability to define brands, establish a prominent point of view and create the messages that will drive high sales growth."

"Having been in the shoes of Onvia's clients who look for market intel to win more public sector contracts, I can relate to the value Onvia delivers," Sutton said. "Onvia has the ingredients to expand growth, including superior technology, proven leaders, motivated talent and satisfied clients. I am thrilled to join the Onvia team to execute on our compelling vision."

About Onvia
For over 15 years, Onvia (NASDAQ: ONVI) has been delivering the data and tools companies rely on to succeed in the government contracting market, and agencies rely on to streamline and improve the procurement process. Onvia tracks and reports the spending of tens of thousands of federal, state and local government agencies, giving companies a single comprehensive source for conducting business with government.

For information about Onvia, visit http://www.onvia.com/.

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