MPower Hires Sales and Marketing Exec

Dallas-based MPower, a publisher of customer relationship management and fund-raising software for non-profit organizations, reported Tuesday that it has hired Bryan Klann to fill the newly created position of chief sales and marketing officer. MPower said Klann's chief responsibilities include acquiring new clients, retaining existing clients and growing the company's brand within the non-profit community. Prior to joining MPower, the company noted, Klann was vice president of sales for Sage Software's non-profit division, which is based in Austin, Texas. Before that, Klann served as senior vice president of sales for Hart Intercivic, also of Austin. He has also held management-level sales and business development positions with Hansen Information Technologies of Sacramento, Calif., and Day Software AG of Basel, Switzerland.