Intranet Professional Nigel Williams Joins Interact as Community Manager

31st May 2012 – Interact, a leading supplier in intelligent intranet software today announced the appointment of intranet professional Nigel Williams as Community Manager.

The newly created role will see Nigel leveraging his substantial industry experience to grow the online Interact customer community to enrich customer experience and service provision for all Interact Intranet clients. He will also be working with the Interact Product Development team to manage collaborative best practice to further perpetuate Interact’s status as a leading player in the social intranet market place.

Nigel previously spent three years as Intranet Manager for facilities management company Romec, where he was instrumental in saving the company approximately £2.3 million per annum after successfully implementing an award winning intranet solution to a geographically dispersed workforce. His work contributed to a 30% reduction in internal emails and a 70% reduction in internal calls following the implementation of the Romec intranet. He is a dynamic intranet professional, regularly contributing and communicating with intranet peers via industry groups, events and focus groups.

CEO and Founder of Interact Intranet, Nigel Danson comments:

We are really excited to welcome Nigel to Interact, he is a well-respected figure in the intranet space worldwide and is really passionate about intranet best practice, so he is the perfect addition to the Interact team. His recruitment represents the vast growth Interact is currently going through – our customer numbers have more than doubled in the past three years and we opened a new US office in March, despite economically challenging times.
Interact is a leading player in the social intranet market place which is reflective how organisations globally are really embracing the benefits of social tools.”

Nigel Williams comments:

I’m really excited to be part of the innovative team at Interact. It’s great to be working somewhere that is really pushing the boundaries in the social intranet space where there is such an opportunity to implement collaborative and pioneering intranet features.
I’m looking forward to the challenge of developing the growing customer community into a thriving online portal where clients can seamlessly unite to share ideas and knowledge with each other on how to make essential intranets.”
The appointment marks the continuing growth of the software provider company who is also looking to recruit a number of additional positions.

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About Interact Intranet
Interact Intranet is intelligent intranet software created by Interact. The flexible and scalable solution has more than 300,000 users and has revolutionised the way companies communicate, collaborate, share knowledge, and streamline internal processes. It has a unique Intelligence Store which logs information such as browsing routes, search entries, document ratings and hits and uses this information to promote content to users. Interact Intranet promotes a culture of collaboration and idea sharing by using corporate social networking and micro blogs. Non-technical users can quickly and easily update the intranet.
About Interact
Founded in 1996 with headquarters in the UK, Interact operates globally and is one of the fastest growing intranet software and web development companies. With well over a decade of experience Interact has built a strong reputation of delivering successful and collaborative intranet solutions to leading companies.
Interact UK, 4th Floor, Station House, Stamford New Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 1EP, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 161 927 3222, Fax: +44 (0) 870 112 5881
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