TurningPoint Systems Recruits Don Puryear and Elevates Kerry Rogers to Strengthen Their Solution Implementation and Customer Support Teams
Gloucester, MA – October 1, 2016 – TurningPoint Systems, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions, wholesale distribution and warehouse management systems (WMS), Sales Force Automation (SFA), and direct store delivery (DSD) software for the candy and tobacco industry, food service industry, and pharmaceutical distribution industries, has announced the reorganization of its operations team. The company will split its operations into two separate groups allowing each group to focus on the needs of their customers.
“Delivering world-class system implementation, product training, and programming support is the #1 priority at TurningPoint Systems. I’m pleased that Don Puyear, a senior ERP industry project management and programming specialist, will be joining the TurningPoint Systems team as Director of Operations,” Elery LeBlanc, Founder and President of TurningPoint Systems recently announced today.
Don has a 3-decade long career in IT, much of it spent in the pharmaceutical industry, distribution and logistics – with deep experience using IBM Power systems. He has been working with TurningPoint on a number of large scale custom deployments of ProfitPoint™ (TurningPoint’s flagship ERP system), and integrated systems. “EDI, CSOS, Track and Trace and Wholesale-to-Vendor Integration are becoming indispensable components to meet regulatory compliance for pharmaceutical distributors, and Don is an authority,” said Leblanc.
“Today’s users want more channels for service: portals, chat, email and phone. So we are deploying a new system that will support the kind of communication our customers want, I’ve asked Kerry Rodgers to oversee the deployment of new multi-channel customer support technology and lead our efforts to achieve best-in-class customer support.” Kerry Rogers is one of TurningPoint’s senior staff programmers, and has years of experience with the company’s ProfitPoint™ suite of integrated solutions and customers. “I couldn’t be more pleased that Don and Kerry have accepted these positions.” stated LeBlanc.
TurningPoint Systems, Inc.
With more than 30 years of experience and expertise, TurningPoint Systems has established itself as a leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions, wholesale distribution and warehouse management systems (WMS), Sales Force Automation (SFA), and direct store delivery (DSD) software for the candy and tobacco industry, food service industry, and pharmaceutical distribution industries.
TurningPoint Systems offers IT consulting and managed services for IBM Power Systems, IBM Storage, and converged technologies. TurningPoint is an IBM and Oracle Premier Business Partner, offering a full catalog of products and on-going support.
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