FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Palisade Compliance Expands into Europe
Stephen Turner Joins Palisade to Support EMEA Efforts
New York, NY, April 3, 2017 — Palisade Compliance announced today their new European presence.
Palisade Compliance, LLC, the world’s leading independent provider of Oracle software and cloud licensing, contracting, cost reduction, and compliance advisory services announced today the addition of new director Steve Turner for their Europe Middle East & Africa presence. With this addition, Palisade Compliance will continue to expand rapidly in the EMEA market and offer its industry-leading services throughout the region.
Steve comes to Palisade Compliance with 13 years of varied Oracle experience in both Europe and the USA. Steve was responsible for leading the Oracle license and business practices teams in the UK, Ireland, Israel, Middle East and Africa. Steve also developed and lead the Oracle resell program that enabled partners globally to resell Oracle Advanced Customer Support Services.
“With Steve’s experience leading complex teams, building new partnership programs and understanding of Oracle’s business practices, he is a valued addition to the team,” said Palisade CEO Craig Guarente.
Palisade Compliance has more than 200 clients globally that range from Fortune 50 clients to small privately owned firms. Previously, Stephen Sopko, Palisade’s COO and Co-Founder, managed the European contracts and business practices and now Steve Turner will continue to expand Palisade’s presence and help companies take back control of their Oracle relationship.
About Palisade Compliance
Palisade Compliance is the leading independent provider of Oracle software and cloud licensing, contracting, cost reduction, and compliance advisory services. Palisade helps clients spend less with Oracle, achieve compliance with complex license agreements, and take back control of their Oracle relationship. Palisade’s CEO & Founder, Craig Guarente, spent 15 years at Oracle where he was the Global Vice President of Contracts and Business Practices. Palisade has assembled a team of senior ex-Oracle executives with decades of combined experience on both the Oracle and client sides of the negotiating table. Palisade holds a unique position as they are completely independent of Oracle and not a reseller of Oracle software and/or services.