RALEIGH, NC, Aug 30, 2017 – FM:Systems, a leading provider of integrated workplace management systems (IWMS) and computer-aided facility management (CAFM) software, announced today that Skip Yakopec, a seasoned sales executive, has joined the company’s leadership team as vice president of sales. Yakopec brings more than 35 years of experience to FM:Systems, including extensive sales management experience with global publicly and privately held companies. Yakopec will report directly to Kurt von Koch, president of FM:Systems.
“We are excited for Skip to join FM:Systems as our vice president of sales,” said Kurt von Koch, president of FM:Systems. “His extensive experience leading high performance sales organizations will be instrumental in helping guide our company through its next stage of growth.”
Prior to joining FM:Systems, Skip served as senior vice president, software sales for the Americas, at Pitney Bowes. Earlier in his career, he worked as vice president, global territory sales for Emerson and as vice president, for Infor Global Solutions. Skip also spent 30 years at IBM where he built a successful career and held numerous executive positions.
FM:Systems helps facilities and real-estate professionals improve customer service, reduce costs and increase productivity enterprise-wide. FM:Systems’ Web-based software improves management of space, occupancy, moves, maintenance, leases and property.
FM:Systems is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, and conducts business throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific.
For more information about FM:Systems, please visit www.fmsystems.com.