VeCommerce appoints new General Manager to drive adoption of speech recognition in EMEA

Maidenhead, 9th November 2007, VeCommerce, a leading supplier of voice self-service and speaker verification solutions has appointed Brett Feldon as its General Manager, EMEA, to develop the company’s operations in the region. The company has seen a rapid increase in the demand for speech recognition solutions during 2007 and expects this to increase a further 30% in 2008.

Brett commented, “We have had great success in designing solutions for both the financial services and betting industries and more recently have developed speech recognition platforms for other applications such as flight information for Dublin Airport. We also have plans to enter new markets that VeCommerce is already addressing internationally, including the public sector and utilities, and the continued development of our voice biometric security applications that help reduce fraud and identify theft.”