Software and clinical content provider Eclipsys Corp., Boca Raton, Fla., has hired Joe Petro to be its senior vice president of product development. He replaces John Gomez, 42, who now becomes the company's full-time chief technology officer.
Petro, 40, has more than 15 years of experience as a product-development executive, and most recently, worked as senior vice president of technology development and operations at TrueAdvantage, a Southborough, Mass.-based company that mines, aggregates and filters information from the Internet for business-to-business sales representatives.
Previously, Petro was vice president of global content solutions at Aspect Development, a Westford, Mass.-based business-to-business e-commerce software company later acquired by i2 Technologies, Dallas. While at Aspect Development, Petro grew his team from 60 to almost 2,000 employees worldwide, including 1,000 in India.
Petro will be part of the Eclipsys executive management team.
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