Company Addresses Regional Demand for Collaborative Work Management, Names Gary Rubinstein Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand
MELBOURNE and CALIF. – September 8, 2015 – Clarizen, a global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced its new Australian office, expanding its global footprint in the Asia Pacific (APAC) market. Clarizen also named Gary Rubinstein to lead the region as Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand. Gary reports to Guy Shani, vice president of strategic alliances and Asia Pacific Japan, based in San Mateo, California.
The new Melbourne office is located at:
Level 31, 120 Collins Street,
T: +61 3 9013 8621
“Clarizen’s continued growth highlights global demand for better work management, improved visibility and purposeful collaboration,” said Avinoam Nowogrodski, CEO, Clarizen. “Our new Australian office will serve this tech-savvy region’s need for solutions that help them move faster and adapt to the changes that confront them every day.”
The company, which recently closed the strongest quarter in its history, has reported significant growth across all geographies, including a 96 per cent quarter on quarter increase in monthly recurring revenue across Australia and New Zealand, and a 74 per cent year-over-year growth in total bookings. Clarizen has also strengthened its international presence with employee growth of 50 per cent during the past 18 months and across-the-board growth in the EMEA, Latin America, and APAC markets.
To Clarizen, Rubinstein brings more than 15 years of project management, strategic analysis, system and software implementation, and business consulting experience. Most recently, Rubinstein served as group manager and national practice principal at Revolution IT, a Melbourne-based application lifecycle management consultancy that serves the Asia Pacific region. He helped the company’s management expand their vision, which fueled its growth from 30 to more than 200 employees. Previously, he worked with Systems Union Pty Ltd and Cosmos 21+ Group in Melbourne.
“Collaboration, productivity, and transparency are top-of-mind for APAC enterprises,” said Rubinstein. “They are looking to get work done as efficiently as possible while collaborating with team members on multiple projects in diverse locations, all in real time. I’m thrilled to join the Clarizen team here in Australia and am committed to making true collaborative work management a reality for companies in the region.”
Clarizen is a collaborative work management solution designed for people who value their time, and for organizations that value cross-company engagement. Built on a secure, scalable platform, Clarizen brings together project management, configurable workflow automation and in-context collaboration to create a meaningful engagement experience that allows everyone to work the way they work best. Everyone involved can track projects, communicate effortlessly and participate on their terms. When employees can connect to a larger and more meaningful purpose, progress is not only clear, it’s accelerated. Organizations of all sizes, across 79 countries already rely on Clarizen to help engage their people and move their business forward. The company is privately held with office locations including San Mateo (California), Tel Aviv and London.
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