NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSolver, Inc. announced that investor and fund manager Richard Rofe, Managing Director at Arcadia Capital and former CEO of DataBites, Inc., was appointed to the company's board of directors, increasing the board's size to four members.
"Richard has extraordinary business and technology expertise, and we are delighted that he is joining SuperSolver's board of directors," said David Montoya, SuperSolver chief executive officer.
Rofe, who is a well-known fund manager and early-stage investor, is also a successful technology executive. Prior to his shift to full-time investing, Rofe built and sold several companies over a 30-year career. He has been a founder, investor and advisor to many early-stage technology companies. In the mid '90's, Richard was an early-stage shareholder and key advisor to CampusFood.com (acquired by GrubHub in 2012). In 1999, Rofe served as chairman and CEO of DataBites, Inc., leading the company to receive Internet World's Best of Show award for 2000. In 2001, DataBites was sold to Divine, Inc., where Rofe spent three years on the M&A team before entering the world of activist investing. In 2009, Rofe was named one of the top 20 activist hedge fund managers in the U.S. Alongside his tech related ventures, Rofe founded Wow Wings® and has investments in SeaMax America, LLC and eBoost, where he sits on the board of directors.
"Richard brings a wealth of experience, from enterprise customers to individual consumers, as well as the insights that come from running a successful large software company and a fast-emerging startup. He will be a great addition to our board," said Neal Magnus, SuperSolver President and COO.
"I am honored to join the SuperSolver board and work with this exceptional team," Rofe said. "SuperSolver.com has been the leader across the entire customer feedback & engagement information technology landscape, and I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction and growth of this global leader."
Founded in 2012, SuperSolver, Inc. is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions for customer engagement, which are solutions that help people and businesses communicate feedback and resolve issues in real-time.
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