Kerauno Hires Veteran Tech Executive as New Vice President of Services

Jesse Kurth will focus on customer implementations, education and support as Kerauno continues rapid growth

INDIANAPOLIS (October 17, 2018) – Global communications workflow platform provider Kerauno announces Jesse Kurth has joined the company in the newly-created position of Vice President of Services. In this role, Jesse is responsible for leading professional services, customer care, and education & training.

Jesse brings more than a decade of experience helping grow technology companies. Before joining Kerauno, he helped grow Octiv into a highly successful enterprise, being responsible during his time there leading client success, professional services, product and program management. Conga purchased Octiv in early 2018. Prior to his time with Octiv, Jesse spent four years with Fifth Gear.

Jesse is an Orr Fellowship alumnus – Indiana’s highly selective post-university initiative focused on developing the state’s next generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs. He graduated from Valparaiso University, where he earned degrees in Business Administration and Marketing.

“We could not be more delighted with Jesse’s decision to join our Kerauno team. His rich experience in all areas of post-sale customer responsibilities and relationships with a successful scale-up company aligns with both where Kerauno is in its life cycle and where we are going on a global basis over the next few years. We are confident in Jesse’s ability to help Kerauno continue exceeding customer expectations and achieving our growth objectives.”

Don Scifres, Kerauno Chief Operating Officer

“This is a rare opportunity. The ability to help an already successful business scale up comes once-in-a-lifetime. I look forward to helping Kerauno push the boundaries of what’s possible in the Communications Workflow as a Service (CWaaS) space.”

Jesse Kurth, Kerauno Vice President of Services