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Intelligrated Appoints Russ Mellott as Vice President, Software Sales
Intelligrated Posted 05/14/2015
Veteran software executive to manage global software sales
CINCINNATI —Intelligrated®, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces the appointment of Russ Mellott to the position of vice president, software sales. He is responsible for directing software sales, sales support, strategy and operational teams to increase market share for the Intelligrated software portfolio.
In his new role, Mellott leads sales of Intelligrated warehouse execution systems, labor management software and order picking technologies. Based in Atlanta, he reports to Kevin Roach, executive vice president and general manager, Intelligrated software.
“Russ has an exceptional track record driving sales growth in top-tier software organizations and we’re pleased to have him join Intelligrated," says Roach. “He’s well-suited to increase penetration in key markets and connect more customers with software-driven solutions that improve fulfillment speed and accuracy.”
During a 25-year career, Mellott has held a variety of sales and executive management positions for software organizations, including Prophet 21 and Activant Solutions. He most recently served as senior vice president of sales for Epicor Software. He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from LaSalle University.
Intelligrated is a leading single-source provider of intelligent automated material handling solutions that drive distribution and fulfillment productivity for retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers around the world. Through a broad portfolio of automation equipment, software, service and support, Intelligrated solutions optimize processes, increase efficiency and give businesses a competitive edge.
Intelligrated designs, manufactures, integrates and installs complete material handling automation solutions including conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers, robotics, automated storage and retrieval systems, and order picking technologies – all managed by advanced machine controls and software. Solutions include industry-leading Intelligrated-manufactured Alvey and IntelliSort brand equipment, and warehouse management (WMS), warehouse control (WCS) and labor management software.
Every project is backed by Intelligrated’s 24X7 multilingual technical support and access to lifecycle service through a network of national, regional and local service centers. From concept to integration to lifecycle support, Intelligrated automation delivers distribution and fulfillment success.
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