Accero (formerly Cyborg Systems) Adds Sales Veteran Phillip Cunningham as Senior VP of Sales

Portland, OR ─ November 9, 2009 ─ Accero, a leading HR and Payroll solutions provider with blue chip clients in the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States, announced today the appointment of Phillip Cunningham as senior vice president of sales.

Cunningham, a veteran sales leader with more than 20 years of experience working for Fortune 500 companies, brings extensive industry experience to his position with Accero, where he will own responsibility for developing and executing sales strategies that will enable the company to aggressively pursue growth plans in 2010 and beyond.

Before joining Accero, Cunningham served as the vice president of sales and business development at Fidelity HR services, where he created a sales and distribution strategy for the company that led to double digit, year-after-year growth. Prior to that role, Cunningham held multiple senior leadership positions for ADP including area vice president of sales in Chicago, Illinois, and vice president of sales operations where he was responsible for strategic planning, sales goal development and incentives for a thousand member U.S. sales force.

“I am most impressed with the investment, vision and innovation the Accero management has brought to the Cyborg software platform in such a short time,” said Cunningham. “Accero’s new and enhanced offerings show extraordinary promise and I am excited to be a part of this new chapter for the company.”

Accero is a leading provider of flexible, cost-effective human resources, payroll, self service and benefits management software solutions that streamline and improve internal processes, human capital management and business intelligence, resulting in a rapid ROI. The company has been providing business software to clients for more than 35 years, including Fortune 500 companies, local governments, healthcare, retail, manufacturing and service providers with complex financial and personnel needs, such as compliance with local and federal regulations and tax laws.

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About Accero
Accero is a trusted Human Resources Management and Payroll Service vendor with over 35 years of success in the industry. The company provides solutions that seamlessly integrate and streamline human resources and payroll processes with a customizable suite of products designed to empower users to efficiently and securely manage mission-critical HR and payroll functions. With operations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, Accero serves over 200 customers across multiple verticals. For more information about the company and its products, please visit

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