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Jay Denton Joins ThinkWhy as Senior Vice President of Business Intelligence and Chief Innovation Officer

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ThinkWhy, a SaaS platform helping companies navigate an evolving labor market, welcomes Jay Denton as Senior Vice President of Business Intelligence and Chief Innovation Officer. In his role, Denton will use his expertise in market analytics and platform development to lead these two areas of ThinkWhy’s business and help champion a culture of thought leadership.

“Now more than ever, businesses need labor market intelligence and I am honored to join ThinkWhy at such a critical time for the business world,” said Denton. “ThinkWhy’s ability to bridge the gap between labor market analysis and compensation planning through the LaborIQ platform creates a unique solution for organizations in the most important area of their business planning. I look forward to rolling up my sleeves and building on ThinkWhy’s foundation of innovation.”

Prior to joining ThinkWhy, Denton was Senior Vice President of Business Intelligence at one of the largest U.S. multifamily investment and management firms, Bell Partners. He led the company’s market research efforts as well as the creation of the company’s next-gen BI platform which was described as a key differentiator during subsequent fundraising initiatives. Denton brings more than 15 years of leadership experience in SaaS organizations, during which he held senior roles in analytics where his responsibilities included product creation, client consulting and predictive analytics.

“I am thrilled to welcome Jay Denton to ThinkWhy’s leadership team. With his analytical, solutions-driven style, Jay will a bring a business-driven approach to our product platform and help build a team to support ThinkWhy’s product expansion,” said Claudine Zachara, President and COO of ThinkWhy. “As our Chief Innovation Officer, Denton will support ThinkWhy’s mission to provide businesses with a strategic labor market advantage, now and during the economic recovery ahead.”

Jay Denton will also join economics expert Dr. Sam Chandan in ThinkWhy’s webinar, “Impact of COVID-19 on the Labor Market: Navigation for Stability and Recovery,” held today, April 7th at 2pm ET / 1pm CT, where they will discuss the implications of the COVID-19 outbreak on the labor market and overall economy, including a view of key sectors and major metros. Sign up here to join the webinar and queue your questions.

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About ThinkWhy®

ThinkWhy is helping companies navigate a new era of work by creating modern, human-centered software that supports better career lives. ThinkWhy’s flagship product, LaborIQ, is the first platform to bridge the gap between market analysis and salary answers, delivering a strategic advantage to business leaders. Learn more at or follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @ThinkWhy_, on Facebook at @ThinkWhyLLC and LinkedIn at @ThinkWhy-LLC.