Equipment Street is pleased to announce that Joseph Martinez has joined the company to lead development of its website EquipmentStreet.com. Martinez has an extensive track record of producing outstanding technology solutions for public and private sector clients, including online financial services.
“We are very excited to bring Joseph onboard. This is a critical step in enhancing the functionality and continuing the expansion of the capabilities Equipment Street offers the equipment buying and selling community. He brings extensive experience in creating digital marketplaces to the company and will be a tremendous asset in making Equipment Street successful,” said Jim Noel, vice president of the Equipment Street Customer Care Group.
Mr. Martinez holds both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree in Management Information Systems from Florida State University. In addition, he is also certified as an ITIL practitioner and Project Management Professional. With over a decade of experience in the core technologies of Equipment Street, Martinez is poised to hit the ground running. “Two-sided markets like this represent fantastic opportunities to create tremendous value with technology. My role at Equipment Street, developing this technology, overlaps so well with my prior experience that I feel like I’ve got an inside track on executing a market changing business plan,” said Martinez.
In addition to his superior development skills, Joseph brings a strong strategic vision in using innovative technologies that will help transform the equipment procurement process into a dynamic online marketplace. Equipment Street has a number of new customer-facing initiatives underway that Mr. Martinez will help implement. The site currently supports a broad range of equipment categories including theft prevention, office technology, software, telecom, food service, and light industrial. More equipment categories are being added on a regular basis.