Gurobi Optimization Accelerates Global Growth Momentum with Addition of New Marketing Leadership

September 3, 2020

September 3rd, 2020; Beaverton, Ore – Gurobi Optimization, LLC today announced the appointment of two new key marketing executives: Joe Bresler as Vice President of Marketing and Christiane (Tini) Labitzke as Senior Marketing Manager for EMEA. The addition of these two leaders to Gurobi’s marketing team will help support the company’s global growth momentum, spur its expansion into new markets, and solidify its position as the leading provider of mathematical optimization technology and support.

“We are thrilled to welcome Joe and Tini to our world-class marketing team – they both bring extensive experience and deep industry and marketing expertise. As we are seeing more widespread adoption of mathematical optimization by companies around the world and across industries, Gurobi is positioning itself for accelerated growth. These new marketing leaders will help us drive this expansion and bolster our presence in new markets,” said Duke Perrucci, Gurobi’s Chief Revenue Officer.

Bresler has over two decades of experience in spearheading marketing, product, and technology initiatives for both startups as well as Fortune 500 companies including Amazon, BlackRock, Hewlett Packard, and Oracle. As Gurobi’s Vice President of Marketing, he will lead the global marketing team and will focus on building Gurobi’s brand equity and positioning the company for its new phase of growth.

Labitzke has served in senior marketing roles for more than 15 years, building up a broad range of experience across marketing disciplines. Prior to joining Gurobi, she held the position of Marketing and Communications Manager at LS telcom. As Gurobi’s Senior Marketing Manager for EMEA, she will be based in France and will focus on expanding Gurobi’s footprint in the region as well as strengthening existing relationships with customers and industry partners and forging new ones.

Commenting on his decision to join Gurobi, Bresler said: “Over the course of my career, I have led numerous data science and marketing initiatives, along with data engineering teams, all of which have helped companies drive innovation, transform their operations, personalize customer experiences, and enter into new markets. With this background, when introduced to Gurobi and their industry-leading mathematical optimization technology, I decided it was a natural next step for me to join their revenue organization to focus on growth and global expansion. Along with the rest of the marketing team, I’m excited to play an integral part in Gurobi’s next chapter.”


About Gurobi Optimization

Gurobi produces the world’s fastest and most powerful mathematical optimization solver – the Gurobi Optimizer – which is used by leading global companies across more than 40 different industries to rapidly solve their complex, real-world problems and make automated decisions that optimize their efficiency and profitability.

As the market leader in mathematical optimization software, we aim to deliver not only the best solver, but also the best support – so that companies can fully leverage the power of mathematical optimization (on its own or in combination with other AI techniques such as machine learning) to drive optimal business decisions and outcomes.

Founded in 2008, Gurobi has operations across the USA, Europe, and Asia and has more than 2,500 customers globally including SAP, Air France, Uber, and the National Football League (NFL). For more information, please visit or call +1 713 871 9341.



Will Citrin
Gurobi Optimization, LLC
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