Peter Granat was appointed CEO of Cision in February 2013, after having spent over 10 years in various executive roles at Cision. Prior to Cision, Mr. Granat was Senior Vice President of Sales & Business Development at MediaMap, which was acquired by Cision in late 2003. For over 20 years Peter has been instrumental in the development of innovative products and services to enable effective communication between the PR, marketing and media communities. He has worked closely with clients to deliver solutions that address a wide range of agency and corporate communications needs. Before joining MediaMap, Peter worked for Springer-Miller Systems in Stowe, Vermont, a leading provider of electronic property management solutions. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.