CLEAR LAKE, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Kingland Board of Directors announced the following promotions
Todd Rognes has been named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Tony
Brownlee has been named President. David Kingland will continue to serve
as Chairman of the Board and take on the role of Chief Innovation
Officer of Kingland.
“Todd and Tony are extremely capable, experienced and respected leaders
with an immense passion for our company, customers, and people. They
will work to deepen and expand our capabilities to deliver technology
solutions and client value, and grow our company with professionalism
and excellence,” said Kingland.
As CEO, Rognes will be responsible for the strategic direction and
governance of the company. Rognes joined Kingland in 1999 after holding
several executive positions, notably for Texas-based DocuCorp
International, helping to lead the IPO of the company prior to Kingland.
Rognes has served as Chief Financial Officer and most recently,
President of Kingland. He is a graduate of Iowa State University and is
also a certified public accountant.
As President, Brownlee will be responsible for the business operations
of the company. Brownlee joined Kingland in 2003 after starting his
career in finance and marketing. Brownlee has been instrumental in
Kingland’s product and client growth, most recently serving as the
company’s Chief Strategy Officer. Brownlee is a graduate of Central
College and earned an MBA from Iowa State University.
As Chief Innovation Officer, Kingland will continue to drive the
strategic vision of the company’s business, products and operational
was founded in 1992 and is a privately-owned software and services
company, serving some of the world’s largest companies with innovative