Latest Articles

2008-10-20 21:11:23

Carey Tufts Named Vice President of Marketing At Point2 Technologies


Carey Tufts has been promoted to the post of Vice President of Marketing for Point2 Technologies Inc. (“Point2”), the company announced.

Tufts will be responsible for Point2’s global marketing strategy for the real estate and heavy equipment business divisions. Tufts will direct and oversee the advertising, marketing, promotion, sales and support functions and programs, as well as corporate branding efforts.

Tufts assumes the new role after having served as the company’s Director of Marketing, since December 2007. Tufts joined Point2 in 2004.

“Carey has taken our marketing to the next level. He has proven to be an extremely valuable leader at Point2, consistently demonstrating strong initiative and ability to drive complex projects that directly impact corporate goals and growth,” said Saul Klein, Chief Executive Officer, Point2 Technologies. “Carey’s project and people management skills have earned him great respect across the organization. Most notably, his contributions over the past year towards advancing Point2’s position as a leader for listing syndication solutions for real estate MLS® (Multiple Listing Service) organizations and Associations have been instrumental to our rapid growth in the area.”

“I’m proud to welcome Carey to this important role and to see yet another senior position at Point2 filled from within. This transition provides Point2 with the seamless continuity it needs in marketing, and solidifies our bench strength at the senior level as we forge into 2009 with highly ambitious goals,” said Barry Willick, President, Point2 Technologies. “Carey’s understanding of our brands and our markets have served us well over the past several years. His strategic thinking and contagious commitment to his work will now enable him to make an even greater impact on our business.”

Tufts holds a BA and a Master degree in English, from the University of Saskatchewan. A native of Saskatoon, Tufts has traveled extensively throughout Canada, mountain biking and rock climbing. He is married to Rebecca Hunter, the owner of a successful bridal boutique in Saskatoon, and they both spend every non-working minute chasing after their three year old daughter Madeline.

 
About Point2 Technologies Inc.
Point2 Technologies develops and markets web-based e-commerce and online marketing software solutions for the real estate and heavy equipment industries. In real estate, Point2 is the largest independent provider of website and listing syndication software for real estate professionals (), with customers in over 100 countries. Point2’s real estate user base continues to grow by over 1200 additional members each week. Point2 also owns and operates the real estate consumer search portal, Point2 Homes (www.Point2Homes.comwww.Point2Agent.com).
 
In the heavy equipment industry, Point2 is a leading provider of e-commerce solutions, powers Caterpillar Inc.’s global heavy equipment dealer network and owns and operates www.UsedIron.com, one of the largest used equipment venues online.
 
Founded in 1996, Point2 Technologies is privately held and employs a staff of 110 at its headquarters in Saskatoon, SK and its Vancouver, BC offices. More information can be obtained at www.Point2.com.
 
###
Media Contacts
Roger Noujeim
Vice President of Public Relations
Point2 Technologies Inc.
Toll Free: 1-888-955-7900 (U.S. and Canada)
E. rnoujeim@point2.com
 
 

Recent Posts

Next Videos

Related Post

Education

Starting in Real Estate

January 21, 2019

Technology

Is There a Blog in Your Future?

January 18, 2019

Industry, Education

Negotiating Tip 66: Pulling A Concession

January 18, 2019

Industry

Four Tips to Create the Perfect Podcast

January 17, 2019

Industry

Negotiating Tip 65: The Sugar Sandwich Walk Away

January 17, 2019

2019 Real Town The Real Estate Network