New board member brings wealth of experience in digital quality and technology innovation
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Applause, the worldwide leader in enabling digital quality, today announced the appointment of Jason Mills to its Board of Directors. An established leader in the technology industry, Mills’ focus on business strategy, innovation and digital transformation for Fortune 100 companies supports Applause’s mission to empower the world’s leading companies to deliver exceptional digital experiences.
Mills is currently the Executive Director and Head of Customer Engineering Cloud Industries at Google, where he leads the industry-aligned team responsible for sales engineering for the top 250 customers in finance, healthcare & life sciences, telecom, media & entertainment, gaming and retail.
“We are excited to welcome Jason Mills to Applause’s Board of Directors. The knowledge he possesses of technology across vertical industries makes him an invaluable addition to our team,” said Doron Reuveni, Applause’s CEO, Founder and Chairman of the Board. “His experience working with some of the world’s largest and most innovative digital brands aligns with our continued focus on a comprehensive approach to product excellence for global enterprises and their end users.”
Prior to his work at Google, Mills held several technology leadership roles at JP Morgan Chase and Citigroup. He also co-founded BLISTS, Inc., a non-profit organization specializing in technology and economic development in underdeveloped communities.
“Throughout my career, I have placed special emphasis on creating and delivering technology strategies that will both grow the companies I work with and benefit their customers and end users,” said Mills. “I am honored to join the board at Applause, a company that shares these same values, to help continue its category leadership and build upon its existing foundation of technology excellence.”
Mills joins Applause’s existing Board of Directors effective immediately. The search for Mills was supported by Vista Equity Partner’s independent board program, which leverages the firm’s network to source qualified board candidates for its portfolio companies.
Applause is the worldwide leader in enabling digital quality. Customers are no longer satisfied with digital experiences that are good enough; they demand the exceptional. The Applause Product Excellence Platform provides the world’s leading brands with the comprehensive approach to digital quality needed to deliver uncommonly great digital experiences across the globe – with highly vetted testers available on demand, a complete and enterprise-class technology infrastructure, multi-point digital quality solutions and SaaS products, and expertise across industries and use cases. This harmonized approach drastically improves testing coverage, reduces costs and speeds time-to-market for websites, mobile apps, IoT and in-store experiences. Thousands of leading companies – including Ford, Google, Western Union and Dow Jones – rely on Applause as a best practice to deliver the exceptional products and digital experiences their customers love.
Learn more at www.applause.com.
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