Lavastorm Names Lacey Brandt New Chief Financial Officer
Formerly CFO of Jumptap and Spotfire, Brandt is No Stranger to Fast-Growth Companies
June 12, 2013 | Download
Boston, MA – June 12, 2013 – Lavastorm Analytics, a leading global analytics software company, announced today it has named Lacey Brandt its new chief financial officer. As CFO, Brandt will be responsible for Lavastorm’s financial strategy and operations.
Brandt brings more than 25 years of financial management experience in high-growth technology companies to her new position at Lavastorm Analytics. Prior to joining Lavastorm, she was CFO of JumpTap, a pioneer in mobile advertising that experienced rapid revenue growth during her tenure, along with nearly $100 million in funding. Before JumpTap, she served as CFO of Spotfire, a data visualization and analytics software company that was acquired by TIBCO in 2007, and she was CFO of eXcelon until its acquisition by Progress Software in 2002.
“We are thrilled to welcome Lacey to the Lavastorm Analytics’ management team as a proven financial leader in the data analytics industry. She brings the right talents to the role as we continue our rapid growth. Her direct experience both in our specific market, as well as in building high-growth software companies, makes her a great complement to the Lavastorm team,” said Drew Rockwell, CEO of Lavastorm Analytics.
Brandt herself added, “In many ways, Lavastorm Analytics is a pioneer in the Big Data analytics movement, with more than a decade of experience built-in to their products. They are at the cutting edge of their space and are well positioned to capitalize on the opportunities in the data management and analytics markets. For many companies, realizing the value in their data remains a challenge. What really stood out to me about Lavastorm Analytics was that their customers have already realized over $1 billion in increased revenue or reduced expenses by using its agile data analytics software. It is a pleasure to work for a company that is driving such compelling ROI for its customers and helping people discover truly innovative ways to improve their businesses.”
For more information on Lavastorm Analytics and how its award-winning Lavastorm Analytics Platform enables businesses to analyze, optimize and control their data and processes, visit http://www.lavastorm.com/products/analytics-platform.