LEHI, Utah – (work wire) — Weave Corporation (NYSE: WEAV), a comprehensive client engagement and communication software platform for small businesses, today announced the appointment of Chris Bird as Chief Marketing Officer.
Baird, the company’s first-ever Marketing Director, joins Weave with over a decade of experience leading and expanding digital marketing teams, with an extensive background in B2B SaaS Marketing. As a CMO, Baird will be responsible for accelerating Weave’s marketing strategies, building brand awareness and driving demand generation in Weave’s small business markets.
“Finding the right leader and strategic player to take Weave’s marketing to the next level has been an important priority for us over the past few months,” said Roy Banks, CEO of Weave. “Chris brings talent, energy, and experience in B2B digital marketing to Weave and we are excited to add such a strong player to our C-team as we strive to grow our client base and revenue in new and existing vertical markets.”
Bird recently joined Weave from ObservePoint, a data management solution used by major brands like American Express, Marriott, and NBC, where he served as CMO and Vice President of Marketing for the past seven years. Prior to ObservePoint, he oversaw on demand marketing, content, and web strategy initiatives at Adobe for six years.
Baird will be the first CEO to join Weave since it recently completed its initial public offering, which added $111.6 million to its balance sheet and posted 42% year-over-year growth in third-quarter revenue.
“Small businesses deserve top-tier software solutions like Weave, and I’m delighted to have the opportunity to extend Weave’s impact to small businesses everywhere,” Bird added.
To learn more about Weave’s unified platform for communications and customer interaction, visit getweave.com.
Weave is the all-in-one communication and customer interaction platform for small businesses. From the first phone call to the final invoice and every touch point in between, Weave connects the entire customer journey. Weave’s software solutions are changing how local businesses attract, connect, and engage customers to grow their businesses. The first Utah company to join Y Combinator, Weave set the standards for Utah’s achievement and work culture. Last year, Weave was included in the Forbes Cloud 100, Inc. 5,000 fastest growing companies in America, certified as a great place to work. To learn more, visit www.getweave.com/newsroom/