With 25 years of software industry experience, Doug Merritt is taking Baynote through a period of significant investment and rapid growth with the goal of gaining market share in the sector. Before joining the company, Doug held multiple executive titles at SAP, most recently as executive vice president of Global On Demand Applications, where he was also a corporate officer and member of the executive council for SAP AG. His enterprise software leadership experience is in product, sales, development, support, marketing, and strategy functions. Earlier positions include general manager of PeopleSoft’s Human Capital Management division and founder, president and CEO of Icarian, Inc., a pioneer in online human capital talent management (acquired by Workstream Corp.). Earlier, Merritt held executive positions at Patrol Software (acquired by BMC Software), Powersoft (acquired by Sybase), Oracle Corporation, and Accenture/Andersen Consulting.