- October 20, 2003, PRESS RELEASE
MADISON, WI, USA—AccuWeb Inc. reports the appointment of Henry A. Rissier as president of the electronic web-guide system manufacturing company. According to AccuWeb, Rissier formerly served as president of Elm Hurst, IL-based BST Pro Mark; he takes over all operating responsibilities from Raymond A. Buisker, who will assume the role of chairman.The co. adds, "[Buisker] will focus his activities on technology to assure that AccuWeb's unprecedented pace of product development continues."
Says Buisker, "Henry Rissier brings an impressive track record of generating growth on a global scale. We have a very aggressive technology vision and development schedule, so bringing a market-focused executive will allow me to direct my attention to these important projects."
AccuWeb Announces European Market Entry
AccuWeb also reports opening of a new European subsidiary, headquartered in Fribourg, Switzerland. According to the mfr., the new Sales and Support Center will direct the European activities for the complete line of products.
AccuWeb says Gabriel Bovigny has been appointed as director for AccuWeb—Europe, adding that Bovigny brings more than 20 years of experience to the company from converting-related industries. Contact AccuWeb's European headquarters at:
European Sales and Support Center
Formangueires 87, CH1782 Belfaux/Switzerland
+41 26 475 50 28; fax: +41 26 475 5025