London, January 18, 2012 - Workshare, a leading provider of document collaboration software, announced today that it has appointed Nicky Bowman as EMEA Sales Director. Bowman brings more than 15 years' experience running software sales teams. In her new position, Nicky will oversee sales and marketing in our EMEA region, maintaining our relationships with our existing customers as well as driving new business. In addition she will of course have a focus for our new product Workshare Point, a solution for managing SharePoint content directing from Microsoft Office and Outlook.

Most recently she ran the EMEA region for ISYS, a search and text extraction vendor, for 3 years, working with Law firms, enterprises and public sector organisations. Prior to that she was with Tealeaf and Identify, a BMC company, where she was on the management team during the acquisition period. 

"Nicky is joining Workshare at a great time following a record quarter in EMEA", said Steve Yount, Global VP Sales at Workshare. "I have no doubt that she will help take our business to new heights and build a high performing team."

"It's an exciting time for Workshare and I am looking forward to being part of this next phase in our growth," said Bowman. "Workshare has a large customer base envied much by our competitors. I am looking forward to meeting many customers over the coming months and to ensure we continue to offer the best possible service."

Bowman will be based at Workshare's UK office.