Shiftboard, a leading provider of enterprise workforce scheduling software for organizations with 24/7 operations, today announced the appointment of Travis Shipley as chief revenue officer (CRO).
As Shiftboard’s CRO, Shipley is responsible for driving worldwide revenues for both new and current customers. He joins the company’s executive leadership team on June 1, reporting to Shiftboard’s President and CEO, Sterling Wilson.
“Organizations are quickly adjusting for the ‘next normal’ and initiatives designed to improve business agility, such as automated employee scheduling, are being prioritized,” said Shiftboard President and CEO Sterling Wilson. “Travis provides the senior sales leadership we need to further capitalize on the expanding demand for our products.”
Shipley brings 20 years of senior sales experience to the company, including a proven track record of helping high-growth organizations achieve triple-digit growth. Before joining Shiftboard, Shipley was vice president of sales at Wrike, the SaaS collaborative work management solution provider recently acquired by Citrix.
Prior to Wrike, Shipley was vice president of sales at IT solutions provider Zones. Before that, he served as vice president of sales at CompuCom and was the founder of the international business consultancy, Portelo. Shipley also spent nearly a decade in various sales leadership roles at Microsoft.
“I’m excited about the tremendous opportunity Shiftboard has to expand its reach in the complex industries it serves,” said Shipley. “It’s an honor to join the leadership team and support Shiftboard’s mission to provide market-leading workforce scheduling solutions that deliver value to customers and their employees.”
Erik Benson, managing director at Voyager Capital, one of Shiftboard’s original investors, feels Shiftboard is well-prepared to accelerate its business.
“Travis is a great addition to an experienced leadership team,” says Benson. “He’ll be instrumental in helping Shiftboard accelerate its revenue momentum and meet the growing demand for next-generation employee scheduling solutions.”
Shiftboard is a global, leading provider of workforce scheduling solutions for organizations with continuous and mission-critical operations. Backed by Shiftboard’s innovative technologies, organizations can optimize their workforce scheduling practice to lower labor costs, improve efficiency, comply with labor regulations, and create a better employee experience. To date, Shiftboard has supported over 265 million scheduled shifts for thousands of customers, including Fortune 500 companies, providing the employment pipeline for over $9 billion in wages earned. For more information, please visit shiftboard.com.