Damon is passionate about working with teams and helping them realize better ways of utilizing technology, and through understanding data. At Vervoe, Damon has channeled that passion on the hiring process with a keen concentration on diversity and inclusion. His previous experience building teams has led him to believe that job candidates should be selected based on how they perform a job, not on their background.
As a president of North America at Vervoe, Damon promotes the company’s mission, leads their go-to-market and operational strategies, and is responsible for all things customer-focused globally. Before joining Vervoe, Damon's specialty was in leading the go-to-market strategy for cutting-edge SaaS-based startups, and enabling growth from zero revenue through acquisition. Damon was part of the early WebEx team that was instrumental in the Cisco acquisition, and he worked with Cisco for many years after.
Having been a leader at both large corporations and in the startup sector, Damon has a unique perspective on workplace culture, motivation, and what makes teams successful. Damon holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Colorado State University with a concentration in Marketing. Damon lives at the coast in Northern California with his family. Having sailed the South Pacific for three years when he was young, Damon has a lifelong love of the ocean and is an avid surfer.