Needle Finds Sales VP

Salt Lake City-based Needle, which provides real time chat and voice communications to shoppers on e-commerce websites, said today that it has named Nick Annison as its Vice President of Sales, Western United States. Annison joins the company from Adobe Systems, and also served at Omniture, before its acquisition by Adobe. Needle, which is headed by Morgan Lynch, provides online chat services which help e-commerce retailers to engage with customers. Lynch was the head of LogoWorks, which he sold to HP in 2007.