miEdge taps industry veteran James St. Jean as new Chief Technology Officer
New Boston, NH – April 5th, 2016, miEdge™ today announced that it has tapped industry veteran James St. Jean as its new Chief Technology Officer. Jim brings a wealth of experience to miEdge ranging from the creation of small entrepreneurial startups to senior executive positions at large corporations. Jim will lead miEdge's technology direction and key initiatives to support the dynamic growth of the business.
Commenting on this hire Mark J Smith Founder & CEO says, "Jim has been a trusted adviser to miEdge since its founding. Given the current scale of the business and the significant growth we have experienced, the next phase of our technology evolution must begin. Jim is a well-respected leader and innovator and I very much look forward to working with him."
Co-Founder and Former CTO Richard Lowney will assume the new position of Chief Data Officer. Rich has been integral to the growth of the business and will play a key role in data and product development. Rich comments "I have known Jim for many years and I am thrilled he wants to be part of our dynamic growing company. Jim has been an important resource providing key insights on emerging technological advancements and I am enthusiastic about working with him as we continue to grow the business.”
Jim has held many senior roles most recently as Executive Director and VP of Worldwide Engineering for Meltwater, where he led a team of over 300 employees across the globe. Prior to that he was the Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of JitterJam, a NH SaaS based social CRM and marketing platform.
About miEdge miEdge™ is the leader in prospecting, data and analytic solutions specifically designed for insurance & financial professionals. The innovative miEdge solution utilizes Form 5500 data from the Department of Labor and applies proprietary business logic, along with algorithms and data cleansing to provide unrivaled data intelligence in an easy to use intuitive interface. miEdge technology solutions include; employee benefits health & welfare and retirement prospecting, health & welfare analytics and advertising solutions. Visit www.miedge.biz to learn more.