Clearlake Capital and Siris-Backed Constant Contact Names Three Industry Veterans to Leadership Team
Accomplished C-suite will guide Constant Contact’s growth, innovation, and transformation
Constant Contact, an established leader in online marketing, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”) and Siris Capital (together with its affiliates, “Siris”), today announced the hiring of Laura Goldberg as Chief Marketing Officer, Kabir Choudry as Chief Customer Officer, and Aditya Joshi (AJ) as Chief Product and Technology Officer.
Marketing Technology News: Mirror Digital Bolsters Its Talent Roster With Exciting New Senior Hires
“Constant Contact has always prioritized a focus on helping our customers succeed. We are accelerating how we do that through investment in talent, technology, and innovation,” said Frank Vella, CEO, Constant Contact. “Each of our new leaders shares this dedication and brings with them decades of experience in areas that will help us continue to deliver on that promise. I’m confident that their leadership, paired with a fearless approach to innovation and well-timed investments for growth, will position Constant Contact as the premier digital marketing solution for small and medium-sized businesses.”
Goldberg’s extensive experience growing small and medium-sized business-focused brands through efficient growth and an emphasis on lifetime value makes her a perfect fit for Constant Contact. Most recently, she served as Chief Revenue Officer for Kabbage, a leading cash-flow management and data platform for small businesses, recently acquired by American Express. There, she led the marketing, sales, and business development teams. Prior to Kabbage, Laura was the Chief Marketing Officer at LegalZoom. In addition, she has held leadership roles in Product and Operations at several leading ecommerce companies, including the NFL and Napster.
Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview With Michael Katz, CEO And Co-Founder Of MParticle
Choudry brings a vision for establishing Constant Contact as a world-class customer success organization that ensures the voice, needs, expectations, and results of customers remain the primary focus for the business. Prior to joining Constant Contact, he served as Senior Vice-President of Technical Services and Customer Success at Information Builders, a leading business intelligence and data analytics platform, recently acquired by TIBCO software. For the past twenty years, he has held leadership roles at global technology organizations, including Sun Microsystems, Oracle, and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, as well as Silicon Valley start-ups.
Joshi will make insight-driven innovation a key part of Constant Contact’s product and technology strategy, accelerating the application of data science to unlock the brand’s potential. He brings thirty years of international experience in a broad array of technology organizations, including IT and security brands like Novell and Threat Stack, international consulting firms like Accenture, and small US-based start-ups.
Marketing Technology News: MarTech Interview With David Britton, VP Industry Solutions, Global Identity & Fraud At…