Heart Systems has announced that Helen Young has retired as Managing Director.
Having worked in the business supplies industry since the 1980s, Young founded Katlog Computer Systems in 1992. During its peak, Katlog’s DOS-based back office system Statkat was used by over 300 dealers. In 2001, Young established Heart Systems, and its back office software PulseOffice and e-commerce solution PulseStore are widely used the business supplies market.
Young’s daughters Sarah Kennett and Emily Murphy, who have worked for Heart since the early days, will continue to run the business as directors. Young, herself, will work on development projects for the company on a contract basis.