Findd is pleased to welcome Pete Skalla as Chief Financial Officer and Chris Barrera as Executive Vice President of Customer Success to further strengthen its leadership team.
February 18, 2020
Pete joins Findd with more than 18 years experience as startup executive in CFO, COO, and product manager roles. He is a strategic thinker but also a roll-up-the-sleeves doer focused on culture and metrics to drive growth. Pete has a career history of rounding out strong teams to grow companies from small businesses to scalable enterprises.
“I am enthused to join a team of talented professionals whose passion for innovation is making Findd a leader in the HR-technology space. My goal is to add a new level of visibility into how we are performing to innovate and deliver unique solutions to mobile workforce industries,” commented Skalla.
Pete’s applies his mantra – Purpose, Visibility, Ownership – to enable high-potential startups execute a hyper-growth strategy. In prior roles, Pete enabled the team at Solcius solar to address key bottlenecks and double revenues in 2018 when he joined as COO. At mattress company Purple, he led the buildout of all accounting and financial infrastructure as the company grew to $65 million in revenue the year he joined as CFO in 2016 from $5 million the prior year and on to $195 million the subsequent year. Prior to that, Pete was CFO of Jamberry, contributing to the company’s growth from $9 million to over $200 million during his tenure from 2013 to 2016.
Chris joins Findd with more than 20 years of implementation, service, support, and project management experience in the human capital management and workforce industry. His background makes him the ideal person to anticipate the needs of and enhance clients’ experience at every stage of the relationship.
He has served as a senior executive in multiple organizations. Most recently, he served as Managing Partner for Oquirrh View Enterprises, a business management consulting firm. Prior to Oquirrh View Enterprises, he served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Qqest Software.
“I look forward to building a customer success program that rivals no other. I’m deeply committed to fostering customer relationships that last by not pushing our ideas on to the customers, we simply want to make what they want and we all win,” says Barrera.
“We are enthused to be working with Pete and Chris. Their past successes in SaaS software make them key additions to an already strong Findd team. As a team, we look forward to the coming year of innovating and implementing the industry’s best mobile workforce solutions,” said Tom Loveland, Findd CEO & Co-Founder.
Tom Rich, Findd’s Chief Revenue Officer, adds, “We are so fortunate to gain someone like Chris Barrera with his caliber of knowledge, professionalism and skill set. I’m so excited about the level of professionalism our customers are going to receive because of him. I’ve personally had the pleasure of working alongside Chris at several other organizations in the HCM industry over the past 20 years. The level at which he operates is unmatched.”
Based in the Silicon Slopes of Utah, Findd is a leading provider of advanced mobile facial recognition and time labor management software. Findd helps companies know the who, where, and when with their employees to eliminate fraud, including supervisor fraud, and is focused on future solutions using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to know what workers are doing and how well they do it. Markets of particular focus include cleaning services, health care, fields services, temp staffing, construction, manufacturing and mobile workforces.
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