Tidemark expands management team, George Jaquette joins as Vice President of Engineering
Cloud veteran to accelerate development of analytic apps and platform
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – September 27, 2012 -- Tidemark, the enterprise performance management company built for the cloud, today announced the appointment of George Jaquette as vice president of engineering, responsible for all product management, engineering and development functions. Prior to joining Tidemark, Jaquette was senior vice president of products for cloud-based marketing software company Marketo.
“Tidemark’s architecture and apps represent a completely new approach, emphasizing ease-of-use, flexibility and accessibility,” Jaquette said. “I am pleased to join a world class team committed to changing the way people work, and delivering customer success.”
Tidemark apps are purpose built at the intersection of cloud, social and mobile technologies, allowing medium and large enterprises to change the way they work by turning insight into action. Jaquette is uniquely suited to lead Tidemark’s engineering efforts, having previously built the product portfolio at Marketo.
“George is a proven leader with demonstrated success in building architectures for the cloud,” said Tidemark CEO and founder Christian Gheorghe. “George’s experience will help us scale engineering at an accelerated rate to meet the strong market demand we are seeing for our analytic apps.”
For the first time in performance management, Tidemark’s EPM platform combines social collaboration with its enterprise class planning, forecasting and analytic apps to address today’s business needs. With more than 70% of companies using social technologies, according to a recent survey by McKinsey and Company, an opportunity exists to capture additional productivity and performance improvements.
Prior to Marketo, Jaquette was vice president of engineering for Intaact, a cloud provider of leading edge cloud financial management solutions. A veteran of Silicon Valley, Jaquette has held management positions at Intuit, Real Networks and Silicon Graphics in addition to a number of start-ups. He will be based at Tidemark HQ in Redwood City, California.
Tidemark is enterprise performance management built for cloud, reimagining business analytics with planning, forecasting and analytic applications. Tidemark apps are purpose built at the intersection of cloud, mobile and social technologies, enabling medium and large enterprises to change the way they work by turning insight into action. Tidemark is funded by Greylock Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Redpoint Ventures and Dave Duffield. Leading Fortune 1000 companies are selecting Tidemark multi-tenant EPM platform as their new standard for analytics and performance management. To learn more about Tidemark, please visit www.tidemark.com.