IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mavenlink, the leading provider of cloud-based software for the modern services organization and G2 Crowd Leader, today announced it has expanded its management team with the addition of Piero Broccardo as Chief Financial Officer and Pam DeMond as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Broccardo will lead financial operations and planning for the business through its next stage of growth, while DeMond will help the company scale and enhance the global employee experience.
"We are delighted to add Piero and Pam to our talented and innovative team," said Ray Grainger, Mavenlink CEO and co-founder. "Both will serve as integral leaders at Mavenlink as we embark on our next stage of growth. Specifically, we will tap into Piero's vast expertise and proven experience in driving financial performance through growth stages north of $100 million in revenue, while Pam's extensive knowledge of contemporary human resources practices will help us to crystalize and scale our talent strategy, structure and processes."
Piero Broccardo, Chief Financial Officer
Prior to Mavenlink, Broccardo spent six years as CFO at Accurate Background, providing the capital strategy and financing approach that led to rapid growth, streamlined operations, and expanded margins for the business. Prior to Accurate Background, Broccardo was CFO at Alchemy, where he led the acquisition, finance and strategic planning functions, helping the company to grow through sound capitalization strategies and become the largest independent film distributor in the country. Broccardo has also held key senior leadership roles encompassing pricing, strategic planning, and SEC reporting at Hines Nurseries, Lantronix and Ziba. He holds an MBA in International Business and Finance from Pepperdine Graziadio Business School, and a bachelor degree in Economics from California State University, Fullerton.
"Mavenlink attracted me with its innovative and differentiated product, exceptional growth trajectory and national recognition as a great place to work," said Broccardo. "I'm looking forward to digging in and developing the processes, procedures and systems to enable continued rapid growth."
Pam DeMond, Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Prior to joining Mavenlink, DeMond was VP of Human Resources at mophie, a global leader and manufacturer of mobile intelligent devices. At mophie, she placed a heavy focus on organizational scaling and transformational HR initiatives to drive and enable high growth for the company. Prior to mophie, DeMond led Corporate Human Resources for the global consumer brand Oakley, where she and her team built the infrastructure to support all corporate business functions for more than 2,500 employees. DeMond has held multiple key leadership roles at other notable global firms, including 13 years leading corporate and field HR teams at Pepsico/Taco Bell, and eight years at Macy's, where she held several roles in operations and human resources. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
"My passion for software and Mavenlink's innovative culture drew me in. I could relate to the challenges the Mavenlink team is solving for the modern, distributed workforce," said DeMond. "I am particularly looking forward to working within a fun, ambitious, and hard-working culture that I can help foster and scale."
The addition of these hires builds on Mavenlink's market momentum and recent recognition as one of the fastest growing companies based in North America by Deloitte, and as a Leader in G2 Crowd's Best Project Management Software grid, as well as its Best Professional Services Automation Software (PSA) grid for Spring 2018. Mavenlink is the only solution to be ranked as a Leader in the two prominent software categories. The company this year has also released two significant enhancements to its industry-leading platform: Project Pulse, a live, comprehensive summary view of a project's status, health, and projections accessible from almost anywhere in Mavenlink; and Mavenlink M-Bridge, a domain-specific integration platform that enables professional and marketing services organizations to more easily and thoughtfully connect key apps with their operational system of record.
For more information about Piero, Pam and the Mavenlink executive team, visit https://www.mavenlink.com/team.
Mavenlink is a modern software platform for professional and marketing services organizations. It is the only solution that helps services firms establish an operational system of record that facilitates their business lifecycle, including key capabilities like resource management, project management, collaboration, project accounting, and BI. Services organizations in more than 100 countries are improving operational execution, increasing agility, and driving improved financial performance with Mavenlink. Mavenlink was recently named one of the fastest growing companies in North America by Deloitte, is the only solution to be listed as a Leader in both G2 Crowd's Best Professional Services Automation and Best Project Management Software grids, and was recently named A Cool Vendor by Gartner, the world's leading technology research and advisory firm. Learn more at www.mavenlink.com.