Since the new year, Chicago’s tech scene has had its fair share of senior level hires. It can be difficult to keep a pulse on hiring announcements, so to help you keep things straight, here’s a quick look at the ever-changing who’s who — and who’s where — of Chicago tech.
cleverbridge brings on new chief financial officer
“I am excited to join the cleverbridge team and be a part of a global brand built on German engineering, American ingenuity and industry-leading e-commerce and subscription billing solutions,” said Dehlke in a statement. “cleverbridge has achieved tremendous year-over-year financial growth over the last 10 years and is in a great position strategically to do the same in the coming years. I’m looking forward to helping carry that momentum forward.”
Lisa Killeen joins DRIVIN as vice president of sales
“I’m thrilled to join DRIVIN’s dynamic team during such a pivotal, growth period,” Killeen said in a statement. “DRIVIN is positively impacting dealers by helping them source and manage their used car inventory more efficiently to meet local consumer demand, and I’m excited to help DRIVIN expand into new markets and establish key dealer partnerships.”
Yello appoints four sales executives to drive growth and expand to new markets
“Yello’s plan for sustainable growth involves building a strategic and geographically diverse sales team to expand our ability to reach more companies looking to innovate how they source and hire talent,” said Jason Weingarten, CEO of Yello, in a statement. “I am pleased to welcome Corey, Dionne, Michael and Scott to the Yello team. Their combined expertise and proven business results will be instrumental in bringing our solutions to more employers across the country.”
Smart Chicago adds Suzy Connor to its staff
Smart Chicago, a civic organization that aims to use technology to improve lives in Chicago, this week announced they’ve brought on Suzy Connor as a consultant for a number of initiatives, including a Youth-Led tech program and a CPS digital arts career academy.
“Suzy’s work over the years aligns perfectly with Smart Chicago’s work to improve lives in Chicago through technology mission,” the organization wrote in a blog post. “We’re excited about combining her professional expertise, experience, and networks in creative youth development & juvenile justice with our emerging models around civic engagement.”
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