SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - Oct 23, 2012) - Today, VoloMetrix -- an enterprise SaaS company providing Social Enterprise Intelligence applications to improve organizational responsiveness and drive productivity -- announced the company's board of advisors. All four advisors are CEOs of emerging companies and have years of leadership experience both at successful start-up companies, like SuccessFactors (acquired by SAP), and large technology brands including Google, Microsoft, and Oracle. The advisory board will provide strategic guidance to the VoloMetrix leadership team to ensure the company is poised to capitalize on the Social Enterprise Intelligence market opportunity.
"VoloMetrix was founded with the understanding that companies need deeper visibility about resource allocation across their organizations to empower teams and increase productivity," said VoloMetrix Chairman and Co-Founder, Chris Brahm. "We are very fortunate to have the ability to draw upon the rich experience of these seasoned advisors who share our passion for the VoloMetrix vision."
The VoloMetrix board of advisors includes:
- Rob Bernshteyn - Rob is CEO of Coupa, a leading SaaS company offering cloud-based spend management software. Prior to Coupa, Rob served as an executive at SuccessFactors where he led product management and product marketing. Previously, he was Director of Product Management at Siebel Systems and also worked at McKinsey & Company and Accenture.
- Dave Girouard - Dave is founder and CEO of Upstart, a crowd-funding platform allowing college students to raise capital. Previously, he was President of Google Enterprise, where he built and managed Google's cloud applications business. Dave was also a senior vice president at Virage and worked at Apple, Booz Allen, and Accenture.
- Bruce Jaffe - Bruce is President and CEO of Three Point Group, an investment and technology incubation firm. Previously, Bruce was Chief Financial Officer at Glam Media and was also a corporate vice president at Microsoft, overseeing mergers and acquisitions. He has held executive roles at de'Medici Systems and Coopers & Lybrand.
- Dave Yarnold - Dave is CEO of ServiceMax, a leading field service software company. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Sales at SuccessFactors as the company grew from $5M to $200M in annual revenue. He has held executive roles at Extensity, Clarify (acquired by Nortel), Platinum Software (now Epicor) and also held sales positions at Oracle.
"It is exciting to see VoloMetrix's solution resonate with leading companies. The company is using new data and algorithms to help solve fundamental business challenges, including improving productivity and reducing inefficiency," said Shasta Ventures Co-Founder and Managing Director, Ravi Mohan. "VoloMetrix has assembled an impressive Board of Advisors with diverse experiences to offer guidance on key technology and business decisions. I believe VoloMetrix is well-positioned to transform the way teams work at forward-thinking organizations."
VoloMetrix provides transparency, allowing teams to better diagnose inefficiencies, find opportunities for increased productivity, and align resources with the top business priorities. The VoloMetrix analytics engine analyzes anonymous information across calendar, email, instant messaging, social networking, and other collaboration applications to generate deep insights that allow organizations to improve strategic alignment and execution. For more information about VoloMetrix, please visit www.volometrix.com.
VoloMetrix is an enterprise SaaS company focused on providing applications to improve strategic alignment and execution. VoloMetrix analyzes anonymous, real-time information from a company's email, calendar, instant messaging, and social platforms to provide deep insight into how teams are allocating time, where collaboration can improve across the organization, and which important business topics need a response. VoloMetrix results are delivered in quick, easy-to-digest views through its Realtime Trending, Alignment Indexing, and Enterprise Sociograph dashboards. The founding team and board have more than 50 years of experience helping the world's largest companies solve strategic and organizational problems. VoloMetrix is venture-backed by Shasta Ventures. For more information, visit www.volometrix.com.