Washington, D.C. March 2nd, 2015 – TrackMaven, a competitive intelligence platform for digital marketers, announced today that Chuck Ghoorah has been named to its Board of Directors. Chuck is the co-founder and President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Cvent, a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform.
“I am thrilled to join TrackMaven’s board as they continue their remarkable growth”, said Chuck, who has led Cvent since its founding through its IPO in 2013 and beyond. “As someone who has watched marketing evolve over the past 15 years, I don’t know of any other company better poised to help marketers benefit from the data at their disposal.”
Chuck joins current board members Harry Weller, General Partner at NEA; Joe Payne, former chairman and CEO of Eloqua (acquired by Oracle); Sean Glass, Chairman and CEO of GBS Health and managing partner of Acceleprise VC; and Allen Gannett, founder and CEO of TrackMaven. Chuck graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Duke University. He then earned his master’s degree in political science from Duke University’s Graduate School and his Juris Doctorate with honors from Duke University School of Law.
“Chuck is well-known for running one of the most effective sales and marketing organizations in SaaS, ” said Allen Gannett, founder and CEO of TrackMaven. “From co-founding Cvent to scaling it to a public company, Chuck has a wealth of experience that we’re excited to be able to learn from.”
Strong momentum for TrackMaven across 2014
TrackMaven provides marketers with the ability to easily track all of the marketing content published by competitors across numerous paid, social, and content channels. Across 2014, TrackMaven experienced strong growth, with multiple highlights:
- Increasing recurring revenue by 315% year-over-year
- In February, TrackMaven closed its Series A financing, with a $6.5 Million venture round led by NEA
- In July, the company moved to its new headquarters in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C.
- In December, TrackMaven closed its Series B financing, with $14 Million in equity and debt led by NEA and the other investors from its Series A.
TrackMaven plans to add dozens of new team members at its Washington, D.C., headquarters in 2015. Currently the company is hiring software engineers, customer success managers, sales representatives, and many other positions. To learn more about TrackMaven’s culture and to explore career opportunities, visit http://trackmaven.com/careers.
TrackMaven’s competitive intelligence platform has been adopted by hundreds of the world’s best brands. Content and social media marketers use TrackMaven to benchmark content performance and identify engaging topics and tactics. This helps them become more data-driven and increase marketing effectiveness.