ATLANTA — Worldwide Market Facilities, a Blackstone portfolio firm, is including William B. (Invoice) Furlong to the brand new place of CEO of Juniper, IMC’s omnichannel B2B e-commerce platform, efficient June 1.
Furlong brings 25 years of digital innovation and management expertise, together with 11 years with Expedia Group.
“We’re thrilled so as to add such a seasoned digital govt with demonstrated expertise and relatable experience to the Juniper crew,” mentioned Bob Maricich, IMC Chairman and CEO. “Now, in our second yr of growth and approaching a serious platform launch, the time is correct so as to add an elevated management place with distinctive perspective and a bias for innovation and progress. Invoice will probably be an incredible asset to Juniper and to IMC.”
Beforehand, Furlong labored with Escapia, which was acquired by Vrbo/HomeAway in 2010, which was subsequently acquired by Expedia in 2015. A graduate of Dartmouth School and Harvard Enterprise Faculty, Furlong has additionally held positions at Microsoft, Time Warner and Morgan Stanley.
Furlong will report back to Maricich and can work intently with Juniper’s founding govt crew, together with President Eric Dean, Chief Expertise Officer Max Fraser, and Senior Vice Presidents Alex Fraser and Brandon Ward.