SOURCE: BlueTarp Financial
PORTLAND, ME--(Marketwire - Jan 9, 2013) - BlueTarp Financial, the leading trade credit and marketing services provider for the building supply industry, today announced it has named Will Porter as its new chief financial officer.
Porter brings over 18 years of experience working with both public and private companies. Most recently, he served as the CFO at Signiant, a global software provider focusing on the transferring of digital files. Previously, Porter was the vice president of finance at Phase Forward, a data management solutions provider. While at Phase Forward, he was instrumental in helping the company increase its revenue from $1 million to over $100 million annually.
"Will has a successful track record of working with companies in high-growth environments," said Scott Simpson, CEO of BlueTarp. "His financial, accounting and operational experiences will be invaluable for BlueTarp as we continue to increase our presence across the United States."
"I am excited to join the BlueTarp team at a time of substantial growth," said Porter. "The combination of people, a loyal customer base, technology, proven expertise in the building supply industry and a strong business model has positioned the company for success for years to come."
The Boston-area native is a graduate of the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He currently resides in Walpole, Mass.
About BlueTarp Financial:
BlueTarp Financial, Inc. has been the leading trade credit and marketing services provider for the building supply industry across the United States since 1998. Merchants who offer BlueTarp Trade Credit to their customers enjoy cash flow, increased sales, and the elimination of the risk of managing credit in-house. BlueTarp is headquartered in Portland, Maine. For more information visit www.bluetarp.com or follow them on Twitter @BlueTarpCredit.