Tech Leaders Today
About This Show
The “Tech Leaders Today” podcast, hosted by Cassie Crossley, is a weekly interview show with technology executives and leaders in the I.T. and R&D domains. We discuss the topics of people attraction/retention, technology initiatives, and current technology trends. The audience includes technologists interested in the work and behaviors of their fellow technology leaders.
Most Recent Episode
030: Reaching Customers through Texting Platforms with Matt Tumbleson of Teckst
Matt is the Founder & CEO of Teckst, the texting platform for customer service. He was also the first Creative Director of Seamless/GrubHub. Matt is an expert in Mobile and customer service. He was a member of the GrubHub IPO team in 2014 ($GRUB) and has worked with Adidas, Visa, Wells Fargo, and Disney. Matt was tapped by Seamless to expand the company to the billion dollar giant it is today. Starting with marketing then moving into product and customer care, Matt's leadership was integral to the massive growth of the company. Working directly with companies such as Google, Facebook, and Twitter, Matt and his team were leaders in innovation mimicked by Fortune 500 companies such as P&G and Viacom. After working on the merger and IPO team at Seamless/GrubHub, Matt left to consult for global brands such as Adidas, Condé Nast, and Visa. His guidance to the c-suite of these major brands helped them shift into the mobile market. Other enterprises such as Disney, Wells Fargo, and The Hartford have all learned from Matt and his expert knowledge in mobile. As leader of Teckst, Matt is responsible for guiding the vision of the company, attracting and retaining top talent, and ensuring the company reaches success milestones. Matt frequently appears on panels as either a speaker or a moderator, and quotes from him can be found in Time Magazine, Venture Beat, The Wall Street Journal, and more. Website: https://teckst.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/teckstco LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/teckst Sponsor: Away - check out their first class luggage at a coach price! Promo code at checkout for $20 off: techleaders I’d love your feedback! Contact me on Twitter @CassieC007 or through the contact page on my website. If you or someone you know would like to be a guest, reach me through Twitter or on my website. http://www.TechLeadersToday.com