January 7, 2016 – Matt Winebright has been promoted to President of Hayes Software Systems, the leader in inventory control solutions for K-12 education administrators. He will take over this role from Michael Hayes, who will remain as the company’s CEO.
In this new role, Winebright will be focused on the company’s external reach, aiming toward large and strategic alignments, further aiding Hayes Software Systems’ growth and success. In his previous position as Senior Vice President of Sales and Corporate Strategy, he was instrumental in building and overseeing Hayes’ sales and business development division, driving exponential growth over his tenure with the company. He was also critical in establishing new partnerships and projects with some of the largest districts in the country, including Houston ISD, Dallas ISD, and Albuquerque Public Schools.
“Matt is someone who thinks both strategically and tactically, and who has demonstrated loyalty to the company and dedication to our mission,” said Michael Hayes, former CEO of Hayes Software Systems. “In his four years here, he has proven himself to be a great asset to the company and has played a pivotal role in our growth. His success will carry over into his new role as President.”
Winebright joined Hayes in January of 2012 as the Director of Sales and Business Development. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the K-12 sector.
“I am honored to be chosen to lead this great company and am committed to focusing on our strategic business priorities to better serve our customers across the country,” says Winebright. “I look forward to making Michael and Gene Hayes proud of the company they started 25 years ago.”
About Hayes Software Systems
By incorporating respected methodologies with the unique needs of education professionals for over 25 years, Hayes helps over 6,000 schools across the country implement inventory control solutions. Today, the company has customers in 38 states and serves district-wide deployments in 30 of the largest 100 school districts in the country.
Hayes is a privately held company specializing in inventory automation solutions and consulting services to support K-12 instructional technology and instructional material accountability. While primarily servicing K-12 school systems, Hayes also has customers in higher education, state agencies, and government entities. For more information, visit www.hayessoft.com.