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July 29, 2015 8:43 AM ET

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Company Overview of IronPlanet, Inc.

Company Overview

IronPlanet, Inc. operates an online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment. The company offers construction equipment, cranes, mining equipment, oil and gas machinery, agricultural equipment, trucks, and motors; and attachments and parts, forestry machinery, forklifts, and quarry and aggregates. It also engages in the sale of industrial, commercial, and agricultural properties; and provides rental and online auction services. IronPlanet, Inc. was formerly known as, Inc. and changed its name to IronPlanet, Inc. in November 2009. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California with operations in North America, Europe, the Midd...

3825 Hopyard Road

Suite 250

Pleasanton, CA 94588-8528

United States

Founded in 1999

304 Employees





Key Executives for IronPlanet, Inc.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 55
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President of Operations and Services
Managing Director of EMEA
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

IronPlanet, Inc. Key Developments

Jeff Holmes Joins IronPlanet as Vice President, Government Solutions

IronPlanet announced that Jeff Holmes has joined as vice president, Government Solutions. Holmes brings a unique background that combines his military service with a corporate career spent driving efficiency and growth through business and government partnerships. At IronPlanet, Holmes is responsible for business development of its GovPlanet marketplace, including all development, management and growth of its federal and municipal government as well as its military relationships. Holmes has worked extensively in both commercial and government supply chain operations. Prior to joining IronPlanet, he worked for PwC Management Consulting’s Retail and Consumer Sector Operations. There he focused on brand promise, customer experience, supply chain, technology and sourcing to the consumer goods and retail supply chain. At PRTM, Holmes was a partner focused on the Global Public Sector business opportunities group including the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and other federal agencies. There, he worked extensively on business strategy, organizational alignment, sales and operations planning (S&OP), logistics and supply chain operations. He also worked on design and implementation of leading practices for maintenance operations across the DOD community. He was a key leader in business initiatives to reduce operational cost in transportation and logistics. Before PRTM, Holmes was an executive vice president and the president of Worldwide Sales Operations at Manugistics Group Incorporated (now JDA Software Group). During his tenure at Manugistics, he was responsible for developing the Government Business Unit and had oversight for worldwide revenue generation. He also managed seven corporate acquisitions for the company. After retiring from the U.S. Army in 1992, as a Lieutenant Colonel with 20 years of active service, Holmes worked extensively in international logistics operations for Mars, Incorporated, including assignments in Russia and Canada.

IronPlanet, Inc. Presents at SunTrust Robinson Internet & Digital Media Conference 2015, May-12-2015 09:35 AM

IronPlanet, Inc. Presents at SunTrust Robinson Internet & Digital Media Conference 2015, May-12-2015 09:35 AM. Venue: The Palace, 2 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States. Speakers: Gregory J. Owens, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.

IronPlanet Appoints Susan Stillings as Chief Marketing Officer

IronPlanet announced Susan Stillings as the company’s new chief marketing officer (CMO). Stillings joins IronPlanet with 20+ years of experience helping companies reach new audiences and raise their profiles and brands with existing stakeholders. At IronPlanet, Stillings is responsible for all marketing and customer acquisition activities across IronPlanet’s marketplace offerings. She is also a member of the executive committee. Previously, Stillings held positions with international consultancies, including Ogilvy (Asia Pacific), where she worked in Hong Kong and had pan-Asian responsibilities, Edelman, Teneo Strategy, Brunswick Group and Joele Frank.

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