I am thrilled to welcome two of the newest members to Skan’s executive team:
David Wells, joining as the Senior Director of Marketing
Laura Burgess, joiningas the Director of People
Skan has experienced an immense amount of growth in the past year, including a 30% increase in new hires across the company within the past few months. As we continue our exponential growth into 2022 and beyond, establishing our brand as a process intelligence leader and creating a strong company culture becomes paramount to our success.
As the Senior Director of Marketing, David will work alongside the leadership team to build a cohesive marketing strategy across media channels and cement Skan’s position as a leader in the process intelligence space. He brings a wealth of knowledge and over 20 years of experience in building company brands and developing successful go-to-market strategies that drive revenue growth.
With over 15 years of experience in human resources across a variety of start-ups, Laura is well poised to play an integral role in developing business productivity and performance across Skan, as well as cultivating a robust company culture.
Please join me in welcoming both David and Laura to the team!
P.S. We are currently hiring for roles across multiple teams including marketing, sales, product, and more! If you or someone you know is interested in joining a fast growing, ambitious startup, make sure to check out our career page!
David Wells, Senior Director of Marketing
Before joining Skan, Dave was the Chief Marketing Officer at Agilify Automation, an intelligent automation service provider. While at Agilify, Dave built and led the marketing engine from the ground up and earned recognition as one of the top intelligent automation brands in the industry. Dave has over 20 years of experience in marketing and was a consultant for many fortune 500 companies, providing key insights around strategies for implementing foundational sales and marketing tactics, brand awareness, analyst relations, technology evaluation and implementations, demand and lead generation, and content development.
Laura Burgess, Director of People
Prior to joining Skan, Laura was the Sr. Director, HR at Dishcraft Robotics, Inc. Laura has a sincere passion for working in HR and brings over 15 years of experience in the space. She also has worked several years as an HRBP for many startups in the technology and life sciences sectors. Laura specializes in compliance, HR strategy, process improvement, policy implementation and the lifecycle of the employee.
Laura has her PHR, SHRM-CP and PHRca credentials, along with a BA in Economics from UCLA.
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