PeopleSoft Promises Renewed Customer Focus

Interview with David Achtemichuk

PeopleSoft has been making headlines of late with announcements of a new president and the upcoming release of its flagship ERP product, PeopleSoft 8.

The company is promising to follow a stronger direction, including a renewed commitment to customer service and a more aggressive Internet focus. David Achtemichuk – who has been vice-president and general manager of PeopleSoft Canada Co. since April – met with Gail Balfour, senior writer with NetworkWorld Canada’s sister publication ComputerWorld Canada, at PeopleSoft’s recent conference in New Orleans, to discuss the company’s newest strategies and products.