Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> September 25, 2012

SaaS Companies to Remain Healthy Through Second Half of the Year

Schwartz, Brian
Brian Schwartz is a Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., covering the SaaS/applications software space, having covered the sector since 2004. His research is based on proprietary survey-driven microresearch on covered companies and framed by in-depth macroresearch on the technology sector. Before joining Oppenheimer, he was a Senior Analyst at ThinkEquity LLC covering SaaS/applications software, and he also has held similar positions at Piper Jaffray & Co., Montgomery & Co., and RBC Capital Markets. Mr. Schwartz also brings several years of general industry experience as President and Founder of event-based marketing company Pyramid Sports and also as Business Development Manager at RCM Technologies, Inc. He holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a MBA from Michigan State University. Profile
TWST: Please begin with a brief overview of your coverage universe, including some of the specific names you follow.

Mr. Schwartz: I cover the enterprise software as a service