Les Rechan

Three months after purchasing Halogen Software, California-based Saba says it has retained 90 per cent of the Ottawa technology firm’s employees, including two of its top executives.
One of Ottawa’s largest publicly traded companies says it’s been acquired by a U.S.
Ottawa’s Halogen Software (TSX:HGN) reported an increase in revenue and profits in the third quarter, but the company says it still has work to do in acquiring and retaining customers.
Ottawa-based Halogen Software has hired two new executives.
Ottawa-based Halogen Software is reporting quarterly profits for the first time.
After a globetrotting high-tech career, Les Rechan would seem to be just the right person to lead Halogen Software’s quest to become an international software powerhouse.
Halogen Software is building “good momentum” so far in 2016, CEO Les Rechan said late Thursday, citing first-quarter total and recurring revenues that exceeded guidance.
After posting record-breaking revenues in 2015, Halogen Software’s CEO said Thursday the company will focus “on innovation in next-generation performance management” in the coming year.
Ottawa-based Halogen Software is making “incremental progress” but there is still plenty of room for improvement, new CEO Les Rechan said late Thursday.
Halogen Software announced Tuesday that its vice-president of sales, Phil Rugani, is leaving the company effective immediately.