Somnath Banerjee Joins Nor1 as Vice President of Engineering
Software Industry Veteran to Focus on Expanding Company Solutions to Deliver Personalized Customer Experiences
June 21, 2013 – Santa Clara, CA – Nor1, Inc., the technology leader in upsell solutions, today announced the hiring of Somnath Banerjee as the company’s Vice President of Engineering. Banerjee, a Silicon Valley veteran, brings more than 20 years of engineering experience with specialization in the area of mobile, social and cloud oriented software to the Santa Clara-based company.
Somnath’s demonstrated leadership in the development and implementation of cutting-edge technology is an invaluable asset to Nor1 as we continue to develop and improve our products,” said Jason Bryant, Nor1 Founder and co-CEO. “his experience developing award winning mobile applications is particularly relevant for our next stage of growth.
As vice president of Engineering, Somnath Banerjee will be responsible for managing Nor1’s skilled engineering team. Most recently, he was COO and Managing Partner of Sourcebits – a Sequoia backed Mobile apps and games developer. Banerjee started his career at Texas Instruments Research and later worked at Paul Allen’s Interval Research building state of the art Object Oriented and Tablet based systems. He led the development of eGain Mail, a flagship email-based CRM product adopted by several Fortune 100 corporations. He also founded and led a multinational technology business, operated it for 8 years and led its successful acquisition. During his tenure, he launched mission-critical solutions for Adobe, GlaxoSmithKline, Eastman Chemical and JPMC.
I’m eager to take on the challenge of scaling Nor1’s promising data-driven solutions and delivering personalized customer experiences that generate revenues and build brand loyalties,” said Banerjee. “Having worked with numerous technologies in this space, I believe Nor1’s offering can create a truly magical experience for customers of the hospitality industry.
About Nor1 Inc.
Nor1, Inc. is the technology leader in upsell solutions. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Nor1 provides data-driven pricing and merchandising solutions to maximize incremental revenues for hotels and resorts worldwide such as Hilton, Hyatt, IHG, Carlson Rezidor and Kempinski Hotels. Nor1’s patented, dynamic decisions intelligence engine, PRiME®, powers Nor1’s scalable upsell platform including its signature eStandby Upgrade® and the FrontDesk Upsell™.
Nor1 is creating the fusion between technology and guest experience. It’s that combination of expertise and skill that have set Nor1 apart and continues to attract technology’s most distinguished investors such as Concur (CNQR), Goldman Sachs and Accel Partners. For more information, please visit www.nor1.com.
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