Quark announced a new vice president on Sept 10th. The announcement reads:
PG Bartlett has joined the company as senior vice president of product management. In his new role, Bartlett leads all of Quark’s product management and product marketing functions, spanning across the company’s desktop and enterprise business units. His focus will be on increasing revenue by identifying key growth opportunities and working with product development, operations, marketing, and sales to take advantage of these opportunities.
With fourteen years of experience in dynamic publishing, Bartlett is a recognized expert in the industry. Prior to joining Quark, Bartlett was the vice president of product management at PTC (Parametric Technology) and Arbortext, where he was responsible for product direction and management of Arbortext software. In this role Bartlett was instrumental in managing the company’s growth through the introduction of new products, entry into new markets, and expansion in existing markets.
“Having played an influential role in establishing dynamic publishing as a market category, PG is a perfect fit for our senior team. He will play a key role in driving our dynamic publishing strategy, including the ongoing development of both our enterprise and desktop technologies,” said Ray Schiavone, CEO, Quark.
“I have passion for publishing software and have been on both the user and vendor sides of the industry for nearly my entire career,” said Bartlett. “I’m excited to be here where desktop publishing was born — and where dynamic publishing will flourish.”
As an industry leader, Bartlett is a noted author and speaker. He has written a number of corporate white papers and more than 45 newsletter columns; spoken at nearly 100 conferences and online seminars; and helped garner major industry awards.
Quark’s current executive lineup may be viewed at www.quark.com/about/profile/bios.html.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.