Former Amazon Executive Joins Team to Continue Accelerating Interactions Rapid Growth
Interactions, LLC, a leader in speech and natural language technology solutions, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Jason Bristow to its executive leadership team as Chief Financial Officer.Bristow was with Amazon.com during an intense period of growth from 2003-2014 and served as the company’s Vice President of Finance and Treasurer. Throughout his time with Amazon, he oversaw the company’s capital markets and investment activities and was responsible for a wide variety of projects and business areas. During his tenure at Amazon, the company’s revenues grew from $5 billion in 2003 to $89 billion in 2014.
“Jason is a tremendous addition and complement to our senior leadership team. His financial and strategic expertise, which stems from years at game-changing technology companies like Amazon and GE, will serve to propel Interactions through continued rapid expansion,” said Mike Iacobucci, CEO, Interactions. “Jason will play a vital role in sustaining our record growth and will help guide our strategy for continued innovation in speech and natural language technologies that are fundamentally changing the customer care market.”
Prior to his time at Amazon, Bristow spent time with General Electric in both the Corporate Headquarters in Fairfield, CT, and in Europe with the General Electric Plastics Division (now part of the SABIC group) where he served as Treasurer and Head of Financial Planning and Analysis. Earlier in his career, he was with the Campbell Soup Company in a series of financial management roles. He most recently served as CFO of Code42 Software, a global enterprise SaaS provider of endpoint data protection and security to more than 39,000 organizations.
“I’m thrilled to join Interactions at such a pivotal point in the company’s evolution, as they continue to build on a banner year in 2015 with record growth and rapid customer adoption,” added Bristow. “It’s an honor to join Mike and the Interactions team, and I look forward to being part of this innovative, high-growth company.”
Interactions is a pioneer in multichannel intelligent Virtual Assistant solutions. It is the first and only company to offer Adaptive Understanding™ technology, which blends artificial and human intelligence to expand what’s possible in self-service and deliver unprecedented customer experience. The company’s intelligent Virtual Assistant solutions deliver efficient interactions between businesses and consumers across all customer care channels while greatly reducing the high costs associated with customer care.
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Interactions is a leading provider of speech and natural language technology that enables businesses and consumers to engage in productive conversations. With flexible products and solutions designed to meet the growing demand for unified, multichannel customer care, Interactions is delivering significant cost savings and unprecedented customer experience for some of the largest brands in the world. Founded in 2004, Interactions is headquartered in Franklin, Massachusetts with additional offices in Indiana, Texas, New Jersey and New York. For more information, visit www.interactions.com.
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