Stevenage, United Kingdom (PressExposure) July 22, 2011 -- Cadcorp, the UK based developer and supplier of GIS and web mapping software, has appointed Dr. Martin McGarry as managing director.
The appointment was announced recently by CEO, Mike O'Neil. "It is a logical progress for both Martin and Cadcorp," he explained. "Martin has nine years' service with the company and in that time has done an excellent job as Sales and Marketing Director and more recently as Operations Director. It was always the intention that Martin would take over the role of managing director. As Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO, I continue overall management of the company which we founded 20 years ago. I have every confidence in Martin's abilities to continue to build on our success."
Martin McGarry joined Cadcorp in 2002 as sales and marketing manager, prior to which he had spent five years as managing director at Informatix Software International Ltd. in Cambridge. With a PhD in civil engineering from the University of Leeds, he began his career in computing as a programmer with Applied Research of Cambridge where he worked on the GDS system. He continued his career with Amazon Computers, McDonnell Douglas, EDS, Hewlett Packard and the Convergent Group before joining Informatix in 1997.
Cadcorp® is a UK based developer and supplier of world leading GIS and web mapping software. From its headquarters in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, Cadcorp's sales, support, distribution and partner network stretches worldwide.
Cadcorp SIS® - Spatial Information System® software suite - is an integrated family of standalone, web, developer and mobile GIS products. Our cost-effective solutions help organisations in the public and private sectors maximise their investment in geographic information by making it easier to share spatial data between people and between systems.
As a long-standing technical member of the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc® (OGC), Cadcorp has been at the forefront of the application of open technologies and standards-based solutions. Cadcorp is an ISO9001:2008 and ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certified company and an Oracle® Partner. In the UK, Cadcorp is an Ordnance Survey® Developer Partner; Northern Ireland Land & Property Services® (LPS) Licenced Partner; corporate member of the Association for Geographic Information (AGI) and a corporate member of the British Cartographic Society (BCS).
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