London/Karlsruhe, August 2, 2013 +++ Romek Jansen (40), who joined the company earlier this year, has been appointed Vice President Product & Partner Management at BrandMaker, the leading European provider of Marketing Resource Management (MRM) systems. In addition to managing the global partner program, Jansen is now responsible for management of the BrandMaker product portfolio, from market research to design and execution of an end-to-end product strategy. Jansen is a pioneer and thought-leader in both Marketing Resource Management and Marketing Process Optimization. He is well-known as an author and a keynote speaker at international conferences, and his vast experience in implementing marketing automation systems will have an immediate impact on the strategic management of BrandMaker’s market leading solutions. BrandMaker CEO Mirko Holzer comments: “Romek Jansen’s involvement in our product management will help us to rapidly extend our position as Europe’s number one MRM provider, and will help with our emerging businesses worldwide. Based on his renowned expertise we will set the benchmarks further on ensuring BrandMaker stays the technology leader in this very dynamic market.”