Posted March 14, 2018

ECi Software Solutions names Chief Marketing Officer

Leslie Bodnar brings 20 years of software industry management and business development experience to new role. 

ECi Software Solutions (, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced the appointment of Leslie Bodnar as Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, she is responsible for building the ECi brand and driving the company’s global go-to-market, digital marketing and demand generation strategies.

“We are pleased to have Leslie join our team and lead our marketing efforts as we work to provide more value to our customers and the industries we serve,” said Ron Books, Chief Executive Officer of ECi. “Leslie has extensive software industry experience in products, marketing and business development. Along with her dynamic leadership abilities and customer focus, this makes her uniquely qualified to expand our brand and digital presence, as well as help us identify new marketing opportunities. I look forward to her contributions to our company and customers.”

“I’m delighted to join ECi at such an exciting time in the company’s growth trajectory,” said Bodnar. “As a trusted partner to small- and medium-sized businesses around the world, ECi continues to invest in innovative digital technologies that transform businesses and their day-to-day operations. ECi’s deep industry and domain knowledge opens new doors for companies looking to differentiate, serve their customers better and drive sustainable growth. I’m eager to collaborate with such an outstanding team as we continue building value for our clients going forward.”

Bodnar has had an impressive 20-year career in software marketing, product management, and business development demonstrating leadership through her vision and strategic thinking that anticipates industry needs. At MSC Software in Newport Beach, CA, she served as General Manager of the company’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) business, Senior Director of Product Marketing & Go-to-Market and Vice President of Global Marketing & Inside Sales.

Bodnar was also Head of Americas Marketing at Siemens PLM Software and VP of Global Marketing at ACTIVE Network. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Oakland University and an MBA in Business and Marketing Strategy from California State University—Northridge.

ECi Software Solutions provides industry-specific business management software and services, focusing on cloud-based technologies. For 30+ years, ECi has served small to medium-sized manufacturing, wholesale/retail distribution, building and construction, and field service organizations.

Privately held, ECi headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas, USA, with offices throughout the U.S., Canada, England, the Netherlands, and Australia. For information, email, visit or call (800) 959-3367.