john knowtwellSALT LAKE CITY, UT – November 3, 2016 – RizePoint, the global leader in compliance management solutions, is pleased to announce that Chief Revenue Officer John Knotwell won the RevGen award by Mercato Partners. The award recognizes outstanding sales and marketing professionals in Utah. Knotwell was one of seven winners, selected by a panel of business executives, out of more than 200 nominees.

“RizePoint is on an exponential growth path thanks to John Knotwell’s energy and talent,” said Frank Maylett, President and CEO of RizePoint. “John leads our most critical customer-facing departments and spends countless hours in front of our clients, helping them understand RizePoint’s product offering, future plans, and core values.”

John Knotwell is leading the customer service, partnerships, sales, client account management, and solution architecture teams through a period of dramatic growth. Knotwell joined RizePoint in September 2015 and turned a stagnant growth curve into an exponential one. In less than a year, Knotwell has grown the bookings by more than 400% year over year.

“It is a true honor to be recognized as a RevGen ‘rainmaker’,” said Knotwell. “I am proud of the impressive revenue numbers our team produced in 2016.”

Prior to RizePoint, Knotwell was vice president of America’s sales for Workfront (formerly AtTask), and also held executive sales positions at inContact (NASDAQ: SAAS) and Infinite Mind. He has more than 20 years of sales and executive leadership experience and serves as a member of the Utah House of Representatives. Knotwell holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from the University of Utah and an MBA from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.

RizePoint At-a-Glance

  • RizePoint mobile and cloud-based software helps organizations improve the quality, safety, and sustainability of their products, services, and facilities.
  • RizePoint’s software is used by 5 of the top 8 hospitality brands and 5 of the top 8 food service brands.
  • RizePoint serves more than 285,000 users in 120 countries and territories, speaking 40 languages:
    • 105,000 food service restaurants
    • 27,000 hotels and resort properties
    • 13,000 grocery and retail stores 

About RizePoint

RizePoint – formerly Steton Technology Group – is the global leader in software solutions that proactively safeguard enterprise compliance—for both internally-imposed standards and externally-imposed regulations. RizePoint software builds and protects brand equity by enabling a consistent customer experience. Our customers gather better data, see necessary actions earlier, and act faster to correct issues before they become costly liabilities. Considered the industry standard for foodservice, hospitality, and retail, RizePoint mobile and cloud-based solutions serve nearly 2 million audits with 200 million questions answered annually. RizePoint is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information, visit RizePoint.com. 

About Mercato Partners RevGen Award

RevGen was created in 2014 to celebrate sales and marketing professionals who live in Utah or are closely connected to the Beehive State. These rock stars generate high revenue and are known as “rainmakers.” Award winners were recognized at an awards reception on November 2, 2016.

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