Cloudleaf Announces Hiring Of Key Executives And Expansion Of Serbia To Meet Explosive Growth
SAN JOSE, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –Cloudleaf, the leader in next-generation digital supply chain solutions, today announced the addition of several key executive hires, as well as the expansion of its offices in Serbia. Cloudleaf welcomes Stacie Immesberger as the new VP of Product Marketing, Shawna Baker as Head of Enterprise Market Development and Ken Carpenter as Vice President and Head of Partnerships for its growing team. The expansion is a testament to Cloudleaf’s explosive growth and the continued dynamics of next-generation supply chain networks.
Stacie Immesberger is a recognized expert in the supply chain industry with in-depth knowledge of various supply chain functions including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Supply Chain Planning (SCP) , warehouse management systems (WMS), transportation management systems (TMS), manufacturing and visibility platforms in a variety of industries. She has worked both in industry and with leading technology providers including Manugistics (Blue Yonder), Oracle, Infor / GT Nexus, One Network Enterprises, Orchestro (E2Open) and Descartes. In his new role, Immesberger develops product strategy and leads Cloudleaf’s efforts in market segmentation, competitive analysis, sales enablement, and analyst engagements to help position Cloudleaf as a leader in networking networks. next-generation supply chain.
Shawna Baker, Business Market Development Manager:
Baker joins the Cloudleaf team with 16 years of experience in supply chain technology, where his career began. She was instrumental in developing the presence of well-known companies such as Elemica, Infor Nexus and Logility. In his role at Cloudleaf, Baker is focused on creating a strong funnel of qualified opportunities to accelerate growth and support the company’s budget goal.
Ken Carpenter, Vice-President, Head of Partnerships:
Carpenter joins Cloudleaf from his last role at Blue Yonder (formerly JDA), where he led the global partnership strategy for nearly five years. He built the Blue Yonder / JDA Partner Program from the ground up, working through major strategic partnerships, large and small system integrators, channel partners, and technology partnerships. He has worked with leading companies like Salesforce, Microsoft, Accenture, KPMG, EY and Capgemini to lead global go-to-market (GTM) initiatives and solidify Blue Yonder’s transition to a partner mentality. In his new role, Carpenter will lead the expansion of Cloudleaf’s strategic partnerships to help drive further growth through multiple channels.
“We have a vision of where Cloudleaf is heading and it will take the best of the best on board if we are to continue to innovate as we have already done,” said Mahesh Veerina, CEO of Cloudleaf. “The latest additions to our team all offer in-depth industry knowledge and will be a key ingredient in helping us move forward. We are delighted to welcome them to our team and look forward to seeing what the future holds with our growing team.
Expansion of Cloudleaf’s office in Serbia
Serbia represents a global center of excellence for all areas of Cloudleaf business and an area in which Cloudleaf’s executive management has extensive experience in building international operations. Cloudleaf opens its physical office in Belgrade in the summer of 2021 for its 30 existing Serbian employees in sales, customer success and products and expands immediately to include engineering.
“Serbia is a great hotbed of talent in GTM, operations and engineering,” said Forrest Hobbs, Director of Revenue at Cloudleaf. “Expansion to this part of the world allows Cloudleaf to take advantage of the expanding global supply chain market. As Cloudleaf continues to expand outside of its core US market in Europe and Asia, this new location helps us “follow the sun” to support our growing global customer base. ”
Cloudleaf powers next-generation digital supply chains with information from ground truth and real-time decision-making. Our SaaS platform leverages hyper-scale cloud, digital twin, AI / ML and IoT technologies to deliver continuous visibility and intelligence. We empower business leaders to make the right decisions in real time to increase revenue, avoid disruption, deliver better business results, improve customer satisfaction, and increase sustainability. For more information visit: https://www.cloudleaf.com/