Bothell-based Winshuttle, which provides data entry and download tools for SAP users, named Lewis Carpenter its new chief executive officer.
Carpenter, formerly president and chief operating officer, succeeds Winsuttle co-founder Vikram Chalana, who is becoming chief technology officer and remains chairman.
Earlier, Carpenter was chief operating officer at Aventail and before that, a senior executive at FileNet.
Winshuttle also reported impressive growth for 2008: Sales doubled over 2007, including a 34 perent gain from the third to fourth quarter, when it closed 215 deals and added 38 new accounts. It also established a Paris office with the acquisition of data-management tools distributor ADAR.