Tenzing Appoints Raj Atwal as President
TORONTO – November 13, 2014
Tenzing Managed IT Services, an ecommerce managed services provider, today announced the appointment of Raj Atwal as President. Mr. Atwal previously served as the Vice President and General Manager of Ecommerce for Tenzing and brings a wealth of knowledge on the unique needs of retailers and the technologies needed to implement a successful ecommerce strategy.
After joining the company in 2009, Mr. Atwal worked closely with Tenzing’s executive leadership and board of directors to develop a growth strategy for the company. His contributions were instrumental in the company’s decision to focus on providing infrastructure and managed services for retailers and systems integrators deploying enterprise commerce platforms.
Mr. Atwal has led Tenzing’s ecommerce business for over five years, shaping the product strategy, vision and go to market strategies for Oracle Commerce, Magento, IBM Websphere, Hybris and Intershop solutions. Mr. Atwal has also championed the development of Tenzing’s advanced managed services offerings including Site Optimization, PCI Tokenization and Application Performance Management.
“Raj has been an integral member of the Tenzing leadership. His input and leadership of our ecommerce practice has helped shape the direction of the organization,” said Tenzing founder and CEO Brian Shepard. “I am thrilled to have him in the President role so that he can continue to provide strong leadership across the entire organization and continue to drive our strategy.”
“Tenzing is a forward thinking company and has invested significantly to understand the needs of leading merchants and system integrators,” said Raj Atwal. “I am excited at the opportunity to play an even greater role and continue to work with the incredibly passionate teams that make up the Tenzing family.”
Mr. Atwal brings more than 20 years of leadership, business development and IT experience to the position with previous work in the hosting, security and ecommerce industries.
About Tenzing Managed IT Services
Founded in 1998, Tenzing delivers more than scalable infrastructure, fast networks and great managed services. Tenzing combines deep commerce platform expertise, advanced managed services, and extensive industry partnerships to help merchants increase revenues and deliver remarkable customer experiences. Retailers, SIs and ISVs choose Tenzing because we help them increase SEM performance, reduce shopping cart abandonment rates and ensure performance during peak seasons. Tenzing is SSAE16 Type II, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS and VISA PCI certified with datacenters in the US, Canada and United Kingdom. For more information, visit: www.tenzing.com.