Ketch Expands Go-To-Market Leadership Team; Appoints Three New Executives to Drive Growth

PRESS RELEASE FROM KETCH
August 05, 2021
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SAN FRANCISCO —

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — (August 5, 2021) Ketch, the next generation data privacy and governance platform announced the appointment of Alysa Hutnik as Chief Privacy and Data Security Advisor, Jim Wangler as the company’s Head of Revenue, and Michele Davolos as the company’s Head of Product Marketing. “With these skilled privacy, sales, and marketing leaders on board, we are ready to help every business build trust with consumers and put their data to work responsibly,” said Tom Chavez, CEO and Co-Founder at Ketch. “We are building the future of Ethical Tech, and I’m thrilled to welcome these new additions to the team as we head into our next phase of growth.”

Chief Privacy and Data Security Advisor working with Ketch to ensure its solutions are designed to address the complexity of privacy and compliance regulations Hutnik, a data privacy law luminary and partner at Kelley Drye, brings over 20 years of experience advising companies on practical privacy compliance and defending companies before the FTC and state attorneys general. At Ketch, she brings that real-world perspective to help ensure that Ketch’s platform is responsive to the privacy pain points faced by mid-size and enterprise customers and is designed to meaningfully automate compliance tasks, including as new laws are added to the books. A top priority for Hutnik will be helping Ketch enable companies’ ability to future-proof their privacy program with Ketch’s Deploy Once, Secure and Comply Everywhere Platform.

Head of Revenue to scale company into next phase of growth Wangler joins Ketch with a proven track record of driving exponential growth at early stage startups. Jim will be responsible for all revenue growth strategy and will be rapidly expanding Ketch’s global sales team to meet increasing customer demand. In his prior role as VP of Sales at Onfido, he grew North American Sales 15x over a two year period.  A serial entrepreneur and sales leader, he has spent the last decade building teams that create sustainable and scalable revenue growth.

Head of Product Marketing to build a world class marketing program Davolos, a product and marketing veteran from Salesforce, joins Ketch to lead product marketing and help businesses unlock the value of their data responsibly. Michele will play an integral role in defining the company’s marketing and business strategies. She is joining at a critical time to help define and amplify Ketch’s platform message for data privacy, governance, and technology as a force for good. Prior to Ketch, Davolos held various leadership positions in sales, product development, and marketing at Demandware and Salesforce Commerce Cloud, the market leading enterprise commerce platform. Salesforce acquired Demandware in 2016 for $2.8 billion.

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About Ketch Founded in 2020 by data management veterans and serial entrepreneurs who’ve successfully built and scaled enterprise systems for the world’s largest companies like Salesforce and Microsoft, Ketch helps businesses build trust with consumers while controlling and harnessing data to fuel core operations and top-line growth. By maintaining dynamic data compliance with fast-shifting national and state regulations, Ketch’s customers cut their operational and privacy engineering costs by 80% and enjoy compliance with all data regulations, now and in the future. Ketch’s deploy-once, comply-everywhere architecture delivers comprehensive data privacy, governance, and security for large and medium-sized businesses seeking to protect data, build trust with consumers, and compete successfully in data-driven markets. More information at ketch.com.