MutualMind Taps Technology Start-up Veteran Steve Perkins for Advisory Board

By Babar Bhatti on February 6, 2012

Continuing our theme from the previous posts, we are announcing today the appointment of Steve Perkins to MutualMind Technology Advisory Board. Steve, an accomplished business leader, will advise and help steer the company’s enterprise-level social media innovation and expansion efforts as it continues to build on its momentum.

“Because of my complete confidence in the platform and the management team, I’m happy to help advance MutualMind’s on-going product leadership in the field of social media analytics and engagement”, stated Steve Perkins. “With new global partnerships and major brands coming on board every week, the management team, employees and I expect 2012 will be a break-out year for MutualMind.”

Steve Perkins brings a wealth of corporate expertise to his role as a member of the Technology Advisory Board at MutualMind. He has held a variety of management positions in the software industry over the past 38 years including being a founder of Sterling Commerce, where he served as President of the Communications Software Group until its sale to SBC in 2000. While at University Computing Company Steve helped lead the development of software products that ultimately became critical to the infrastructure of virtually all Fortune 500 companies.

More recently, at T. Boone Pickens’ prestigious BP Capital Ventures, Steve was responsible for evaluating the investment quality of non-traditional energy technologies where he was a minority investor in, and took active role with several of these companies. Steve obtained his BS in Mathematics at Eastern New Mexico University and MS in Computer Science from Washington University in St. Louis.

The time is right for adding an advisor of Steve Perkin’s caliber to MutualMind’s leadership. We’re looking forward to Steve’s making a significant contribution to our company’s future. Welcome aboard, Steve!