Onvia Appoints Chris Woerner as Senior Vice President of Product Management

Jul 02, 2015, 10:00 ET from Onvia

SEATTLE, July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Onvia (Nasdaq: ONVI), announced today the appointment of Chris Woerner to the company's executive management team as the Senior Vice President of Product Management.

Woerner brings over 20 years of experience in software development, software product management and product marketing to Onvia. In his role, Woerner will lead Onvia's Product and User Experience teams in the continued development and management of Onvia's business intelligence platform for state and local government contractors. 

Prior to joining Onvia, Woerner served as VP Product Management at CDK Global, a spin-off from ADP Dealer Services. Woerner has also held software management positions with InstallShield Software, Quaker Oats and Andersen Consulting.

"We are very excited to have Chris join our executive team. His proven success in building world-class products and exceptional customer experiences at B2B software organizations will advance Onvia's solutions to better help companies strategically plan, market and sell to government agencies," stated Hank Riner, President and CEO of Onvia. 

Riner continued, "We have innovated rapidly to meet the needs of our clients and give them more visibility into the massive state and local government market. In the last 18 months alone, we've added competitive intelligence and pricing analytics capabilities to our core platform and launched a completely new search experience to help our customers uncover new government business opportunities. Chris' leadership will allow us to continue to add powerful new experiences to our solution and help our customers increase their sales in the public sector."

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. Onvia tracks and reports the spending of tens of thousands of federal, state and local government agencies, giving companies a single source for conducting business with government. For information about Onvia, visit http://www.onvia.com/.

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