Everbridge Company Overview
We get to see the results of these critical communications in the news nearly every day:
During Hurricane Matthew, more than 900 counties, cities, businesses, transportation authorities and hospitals — including the state of Florida — used Everbridge to send millions of messages to keep people in the storm’s path informed, connected, and safe.
During the Boston Marathon bombing, the city used Everbridge to call in additional police and to mobilize command posts, while companies with nearby offices used Everbridge to check on the safety of employees.
When Mayo Clinic wanted to assess stroke patients en route to the hospital, Everbridge allowed them to “dial into” ambulances via video and messaging, letting physicians shave key minutes off treatment time.
When a global coffee retailer needs to recall an item, they use Everbridge to know which stores carry the item and to alert employees right at the register.
The Market Leader
In 2016, Everbridge’s SaaS-based solutions suite helped customers deliver:
- over 1.5 billion messages in
- 200+ countries and territories
- on 100+ communication devices
Organizations using Everbridge include:
- 8 of the 10 largest U.S. cities
- 7 of the 10 largest U.S.-based investment banks
- 6 of the 10 largest auto manufacturers
- 24 of the 25 busiest North American airports
- 4 of the 10 largest U.S.-based healthcare providers
Jobs at Everbridge
Chairman & CEO
Jaime Ellertson is Everbridge’s CEO and Chairman of the Board. As CEO, Ellertson oversees the company’s strategic vision and corporate growth. He continues to spearhead the company’s market evolution and emergence as the leader in unified critical communications.
Before its acquisition by Everbridge, Ellertson was the CEO and Chairman of CloudFloor Corporation, a company he helped form in late 2010 focused on the emerging enterprise cloud computing market. Prior to CloudFloor, Ellertson served as CEO of Gomez Inc., the foremost Internet Performance Management provider, from 2005 to 2010. During his tenure, he led the company through an IPO registration that resulted in the successful sale of Gomez to Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ: CPWR) in October of 2009. Mr. Ellertson has also served as CEO, President and director of S1 Corporation (successfully acquired by BroadVision under his tenure), and he has founded several high growth software companies, including Document Automation Corporation (1982-1987), Openware Technologies (1990-1995) and Purview Technologies Inc. (1996-1997). He serves on the board of directors of Qvidian, a SaaS provider of applications that improve sales force effectiveness (from 2010-present).
Bob Hughes is Everbridge’s President. He leads the company’s global go-to-market operations, and is responsible for driving growth and customer success. Leveraging his extensive experience scaling companies, Bob also works to set the strategic direction of the company.
Prior to Everbridge, Bob served as President for Worldwide Operations for Akamai Technologies. He spent 17 years at the company scaling and expanding the company’s global operations from under $50 million to over $2 billion in annual revenues. Bob served on Akamai’s executive leadership team for more than a decade, most recently overseeing day-to-day global operations, and all aspects of the customer experience, including global sales, services and support, go-to-market strategy, branding, and human resources. Earlier in his career, Bob worked at PictureTel and Boston Scientific.
Bob serves on the Board of Directors of QuickBase, Inc., and is an advisor to several technology companies. He is a graduate of Northeastern University.
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Patrick Brickley is Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Everbridge. In this role, Patrick oversees all finance functions for Everbridge worldwide. His responsibilities include directing the company’s accounting, tax, treasury, FP&A and business finance activities.
Patrick has over 20 years of finance, accounting, and operational leadership experience. He joined Everbridge in 2015 as Vice President of Finance and later served as Vice President Finance & Accounting. He was instrumental throughout Everbridge’s IPO in September 2016 and has been actively involved in the execution of the company’s capital transactions, M&A activity, and investor relations program.
Prior to joining Everbridge, Patrick served as Finance Manager at Google supporting the company’s technology visionaries pursuing a series of innovation initiatives. He also held several financial leadership roles at ITA Software, which was later acquired by Google. Patrick began his career as a CPA at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Technology group of the Boston office. He received his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his undergraduate degree in Accounting from Lehigh University.
Gary Phillips is Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Partnerships & Alliances
Gary Phillips is Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Partnerships & Alliances at Everbridge. In this role, Phillips is responsible for the identification of new growth markets, establishing key partnerships and strategic alliances, and executing on acquisitions. Prior to leading corporate development, Phillips served as SVP of Sales for seven years, driving Everbridge’s sales growth while increasing sales operational efficiencies.
Before Everbridge, Phillips was vice president of North American Application Performance Management (APM) Sales at Compuware Corporation. Prior to its acquisition by Compuware, he held a similar position as vice president of North America Sales for Gomez, and prior to that, he served as CEO at Marathon Technologies, a provider of high availability software in the business continuity market. Phillips has also held the position of senior vice president, Worldwide Sales and Services at Avaki, a leading enterprise integration software company, which was acquired by Sybase.
Previously, Phillips led sales at Bowstreet, a Web services company, and Interleaf a content management company that was acquired by BroadVision (he served as General Manager for the Americas). Earlier in Phillips’ career he held various management positions at BBN, Wang Labs, and started his career in sales at NCR.
Phillips holds a BS in business administration and marketing from Plymouth State College.
Chief Technology Officer
Imad Mouline is the chief technology officer for Everbridge. In this role, Mouline is responsible for Everbridge’s market strategy, product roadmap, innovation, and research and development.
Mouline joined Everbridge in 2011, when the company acquired CloudFloor, an enterprise cloud management company where he was co-founder and CTO. Prior to CloudFloor, Mouline served as CTO of Compuware’s Application Performance Management Solutions division, which was formed when the company acquired Gomez, a provider of web performance management solutions, where Mouline was CTO. Before this, he served as CTO of S1 Corporation, a provider of financial services solutions.
Mouline is a regular presenter at industry, technology, and academic conferences, including APCO, NEDRIX, the World Conference on Disaster Management, Cloud Connect, Interop, Internet World, and the MIT CIO Symposium. He is frequently quoted in leading publications including The New York Times, USA Today, BBC News, BusinessWeek, CNN Money, Fortune, Forbes, Investor’s Business Daily, Network World, CIO Zone, and InformationWeek.
Mouline is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has been awarded four US patents.
Chief Marketing Officer
Joel Rosen is Everbridge’s Chief Marketing Officer. He leads the marketing team at Everbridge and oversees the development of brand-focused initiatives, product marketing, and digital campaigns aimed at expanding adoption of the company’s critical communications platform.
Joel brings more than three decades of marketing and company-building experience in the technology sector to his role at Everbridge. He has held leadership roles at both public and private tech companies in Boston. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President of Product and Marketing at Endurance International Group, a $750MM provider of web solutions. He also was CEO of NaviSite as it grew from $10MM to $100MM in revenue, and Executive Vice President at Aspen Technology as it established category leadership and grew from $6MM to $250MM in revenues. Rosen also served as an advisor to Dallas-based Softlayer, where he helped scale the company through its $2B acquisition by IBM. He was a Venture Partner at Charles River Ventures and began his career at Bain & Company.
He received his BA and MBA from Harvard University.
Executive Vice President of Product Management, Engineering and Operations
Jim Totton joined Everbridge to lead product development, SaaS operations, engineering and corporate IT. As Executive Vice President of Product Management, Engineering and Operations, Totton leads all technical operations and is be responsible for ensuring that the Everbridge Critical Event Management platform continues to deliver organizational resilience on unprecedented scale for over 3,500 global customers.
Totton is a world-class business and technology executive who joins Everbridge from Red Hat, where he served as Vice President and General Manager for the company’s $1B+ Platform Business Unit for the past 7+ years. At Red Hat, Totton was responsible for leading the company’s business strategy, product marketing, product management, business operations, and product roadmap for the Red Hat core platforms including Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, and Red Hat OpenStack Platform.
Prior to Red Hat, Totton was General Manager of Marketing at Microsoft in the OEM division, where he led product management and business development to support the $20B+ OEM channel. Prior to that, Totton was Vice President of Software for the Product Group at Dell Technologies, where he was responsible for managing over 1,000 engineers across the globe. Jim started his career with Digital Equipment Corporation holding numerous key positions over 23 years.
Senior Vice President, Product Management
Claudia Dent is the Senior Vice President of Product Management for Everbridge. Claudia has over 20 years of experience in the technology industry and has held executive positions in product management, marketing, business development, and general management at companies ranging from start-up to large global enterprises including IBM, Rational Software, Interleaf, Compuware and Gomez.
Senior Vice President, Engineering
Yuan Cheng is the senior vice president, Engineering at Everbridge. In this role, Cheng is responsible for overseeing the worldwide development of Everbridge solutions.
Most recently, Cheng was the founder and CEO of Hypersun Group Ltd. which was acquired by Everbridge in 2012. Previous to Hypersun, Cheng was general manager of Gomez China Operations, establishing an offshore engineering team for that company. Prior to joining Gomez, Cheng managed the BroadVision Commerce product at BroadVision. He holds two US patents (7,765,295 and 8,095,650) for his work in methods and apparatus for real user monitoring.
Cheng received his Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Information Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2000 and his Bachelor of Engineering, Precision Instruments from Tsinghua University in 1994.
Senior Vice President of Operations
Scott Burnett is the senior vice president of operations at Everbridge. In this role, Burnett is responsible for technology deployment, service and software enhancements, as well as overall customer satisfaction.
Prior to Everbridge, Burnett was at Axeda, Inc. as the executive vice president of development, engineering and operations. In this position, Burnett had complete responsibility for the development, quality, operation and technical support of Axeda’s machine cloud platform used for managing millions of connected products worldwide. Prior to Axeda, Burnett was the vice president of engineering & operations for the Compuware Corporation’s Application Performance Management (APM) business unit. He came to Compuware through its acquisition of Gomez, Inc. where he was the vice president of global platform engineering, operations and support. Before Gomez, Burnett held senior positions at Arbor Networks, CMGI, Inc., and Liberty Global, Inc.
Burnett holds a BSEE from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MSEE from Southern Methodist University.
Senior Vice President, International Sales
Javier Colado serves as Senior Vice President, International Sales. He is responsible for driving Everbridge’s presence and growing revenues in international markets.
Over the course of his career, Javier has led international growth in EMEA and Asia Pacific at organizations such as Intralinks, SAP, Novell and McAfee. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President, EMEA at Intralinks. Previous roles include leadership positions such as Head of Global Sales at Novell, where he had direct responsibility for over $1 billion in annual revenues. Javier is based out of the company’s EMEA headquarters in London.
Javier is a graduate in Telecom Engineering from the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, and he has also had extensive executive and management training at both the IESE Business School in Spain and the Harvard Business School.
Senior Vice President of North American Sales
Pat Galvin is Senior Vice President of North American Sales at Everbridge. In this role, Pat is responsible for driving Everbridge’s sales strategies, increasing sales operational efficiencies and accelerating market growth across North America.
Pat is as an executive sales professional with nearly two decades of success leading sales for SaaS and cloud businesses. Pat has built and managed teams of over 300 individuals across multiple market segments, industries and software solutions. He has built his career on collaborating with and serving the needs of leading enterprise customers.
Before Everbridge, Pat served in executive-level sales roles at industry leaders including Oracle, Parametric Technology Corporation, Marketo and Cision. Most recently, Pat served as Chief Revenue Officer for Cision, a leading provider of communications and public relations software, where he was responsible for all channels of revenue, selling to enterprise, mid-market and SMB accounts. Pat’s experience also includes having served as Vice President, General Business for InsideSales.Com, a provider of sales acceleration software that creates high-performance sales teams. He has been Group Vice President for Oracle Marketing Cloud, and served as Area Vice President for Marketo, Inc.
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Elliot Mark heads the Legal Department at Everbridge and plays a key business role in helping drive Everbridge’s continued expansion. Mark brings more than 25 years of senior legal experience, having served as General Counsel at a number of Boston-area technology companies. His experience encompasses managing initial and follow-on public offerings, negotiating mergers and acquisitions, structuring equity and debt financings for public and private companies, launching and expanding international operations, managing corporate and operational risk, and working with executive teams and Boards of Directors to mold business strategy and achieve significant financial growth.
Prior to Everbridge, Mark was the VP and General Counsel at Northern Power Systems (TSX: NPS), where he helped raise over $50 million in growth capital and co-led the company’s 2014 IPO. Before that, he served as General Counsel to Gomez, Inc., where he helped negotiate a strategic merger with Compuware. Prior to Gomez, Mark held the position of Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Salary.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: SLRY), where he co-led the company’s 2007 IPO. He also has held the position of General Counsel with Viisage Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: VISG), and eRoom Technology, Inc., and was Associate General Counsel of Arthur D. Little, Inc. and Molten Metal Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: MLTN). Mark began his career at Goodwin Procter LLP in Boston. He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Government from Wesleyan University and a Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center.
Chief Security Officer
Tracy Reinhold is Chief Security Officer at Everbridge. He is responsible for advancing Everbridge’s enterprise-level security strategy, as well as working closely with customers and partners to optimize their organizational approach to managing and responding to critical events.
Reinhold has served in executive leadership roles in security and incident management for some of the world’s largest brands. As Chief Security Officer at Fannie Mae, a leader in mortgage financing with more than $3 trillion in assets, Reinhold was responsible for designing and managing the company’s enterprise resilience strategy. He established a robust enterprise response model that enabled senior leaders to respond to security and business disruptions in an efficient and consistent manner. His leadership was instrumental to ensuring the safety and security of all employees, contractors and visitors at locations nationwide, and successfully protecting company assets including over 3 million square feet of office space.
Prior to Fannie Mae, Reinhold served as Vice President of Global Investigations at Walmart. He had been recruited by the retail giant to investigate and protect company interests related to compliance and ethics concerns across its global portfolio. In less than three years, he created and led a team of global investigators in the United States, Asia, Africa, South America and the United Kingdom.
Prior to his commercial roles in security, Reinhold served as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation for twenty-two years. During this time, he was a member of the Senior Executive Service, served as Associate Executive Assistant Director for National Security, and led the FBI’s intelligence division. Reinhold is a frequent speaker across the industry on topics including “Improving Organizational Resilience Through Enhanced Security Practices” and “The Changing Role of the CSO in Today’s Corporate Landscape.”
GM, IT Alerting and IoT Business
Vick Vaishnavi is the GM, IT Alerting and IoT Business for Everbridge. In this role, he oversees our global positioning, growth and execution in the IT operations & IoT communications space.
An accomplished enterprise software executive, visionary and IT leader, Vick has an extensive track record of success spearheading the growth and innovation efforts of the some of the biggest names in software and IT, including EMC, Aveksa, BladeLogic and BMC Software. In total, he brings over 25 years of public and private company experience in growing businesses in IT Management markets around SaaS, Mobility, Application & Systems Management, Infrastructure and Cloud Communications, Data Centers, Security, Content and Application Delivery to this new role at Everbridge. His responsibilities over the past decade have included President & CEO of Yotta a, VP & GM of EMC’s RSA Security Division, President & CEO of Aveksa, CMO of BMC Software’s ESM Division and CMO for BladeLogic.
In addition, Vick is an engineer by trade, who brings tangible technical expertise and product experience to his executive roles. He has co-authored 8 patents in enterprise IT management software and he holds a BSEE, Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, a MSEE, Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and an MBA, Marketing, Boston University Questrom School of Business.
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"Tech companies that save lives are rare. A couple weeks ago, we learned that messages sent through Everbridge helped save a child. On the intrinsic value scale, that’s hard to top. That’s what I was looking for, and what many people who come to Everbridge are looking for. I wanted to be able to tell my kids I’m doing something that makes a difference." Read more.
"If someone is looking to join Everbridge, I think the most important thing to know is that you need to be a team player and to take initiative. If you want to work somewhere that’s really collaborative, without any office politics, then I think this is the perfect place. People are really approachable. There are no egos getting in the way." Read more.
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"There’s this positive energy, this excitement, in every room I walk into. Everyone is enthusiastic and generous, not only with each other, but with customers. I’ve worked places where, when people talk with a customer, their main goal is to finish the call. Here, people want to talk with customers. I think it goes along with our work culture. Everyone’s excited to be at a young, rapidly growing company, so everyone really goes above and beyond. People truly care about what they’re doing." Read more.