SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- RizePoint, the global leader in quality and safety management solutions, today announced that Jesse Dowdle, vice president of technology at RizePoint, has been named as one of Utah Business' Forty Under 40, an honor recognizing Utah's exceptional talent.
"Jesse is known for process improvement with a record of reducing bugs and increasing critical functionality," said Frank Maylett, president and CEO of RizePoint. "Jesse has been able to rally the team behind his vision and improve both morale and productivity."
Dowdle joined RizePoint in September 2016. In his first six months, he built a commitment to quality for the entire engineering team, from meetings and training to research and product launches.
"I've been fortunate to be given so many opportunities to grow in my career, first at Workfront and now at RizePoint. I enjoy being a mentor and getting others involved in Utah's tech community," Dowdle said. "It's an honor to be recognized for the work I love, both at RizePoint and with AngularJS Utah, Utah Valley University's Computer Science Department, and Neumont University."
Before launching his career at Workfront (formerly AtTask), Dowdle worked as a designer and writer for indie video games. He excelled in many roles at Workfront, from senior director of product development to his most recent position, vice president of technology. Dowdle holds dual degrees in history and broadcast journalism from Brigham Young University.
Dowdle will be recognized with all of this year's Forty Under 40 honorees at an awards ceremony and luncheon held at The Grand America Hotel on February 23.
- RizePoint mobile and cloud-based software helps organizations improve the quality, safety, and sustainability of their products, services, and facilities.
- RizePoint's software is used by 5 of the top 8 hospitality brands and 5 of the top 8 food service brands.
- RizePoint serves more than 387,000 users in 120 countries and territories, speaking 40 languages:
- 105,000 food service restaurants
- 27,000 hotels and resort properties
- 13,000 grocery and retail stores
RizePoint – formerly Steton Technology Group – is the global leader in software solutions that proactively safeguard enterprise compliance—for both internally imposed standards and externally imposed regulations. RizePoint software builds and protects brand equity by enabling a consistent customer experience. Our customers gather better data, see necessary actions earlier, and act faster to correct issues before they become costly liabilities. Considered the industry standard for food service, hospitality, and retail, RizePoint mobile and cloud-based solutions serve nearly 2 million audits with 200 million questions answered annually. RizePoint is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. For more information, visit RizePoint.com.
About Forty Under 40 Awards
This program recognizes business professionals under the age of 40 who have climbed the corporate ladder quickly, who have become standouts in their field, demonstrated exceptional leadership qualities, created a disruptive technology that has had a major impact in their industry or an entrepreneur who has created a market or industry for a new product and had a high level of success. For more information, visit http://www.utahbusiness.com
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