This post is a celebration of empowerment, the unlocking of potential, and the enabling of the digital generation. And a congratulations to my friend Jennifer.
EMPOWER. DELIGHT. DISRUPT. That’s what Go Digital™ communications companies and digital service providers do.
Vlocity strategic partner and Go Digital™ co-creator MATRIXX is not only changing the way communications companies offer their products and services, MATRIXX is also changing the landscape for women entrepreneurs worldwide.
We are delighted to share the news that the cofounder and head of marketing of MATRIXX, Jennifer Kyriakakis, has won the prestigious Gold Stevie Award for Best Product or Service of the Year.
The Stevie Awards, now in their 13th year, recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of organizations and the people within those organizations in over sixty nations. There are seven, highly-coveted Stevie Awards programs, each with a particular focus. This year, MATRIXX Go Digital™ and Jennifer Kyriakakis took home the gold in the Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
This award is one of the top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run. Over 1400 nominations were submitted this year. Considering how the Go Digital™ platform is transforming how telco companies serve their customers, and the positive contributions Kyriakakis has made in our industry, it is no surprise that she received this prestigious award.
Unlocking potential is core to the Vlocity, Salesforce and MATRIXX Go Digital™ approach. Together we are revolutionizing the way customers buy, manage, share and pay for digital services. Always on. Always agile. Always precise. “Today’s mobile companies have a huge opportunity to raise the bar on customer experience to better compete for today’s tech-savvy consumers,” said Jennifer Kyriakakis. “Go Digital™ will radically change how mobile operators can serve their customers, giving them more choice and control over their services.”
Go Digital™ is based on the Salesforce platform and combines Vlocity Communications Industry Cloud apps and the MATRIXX Digital Commerce platform to help businesses deliver personalized service and offerings, putting the customer in control and at the forefront the of overall experience. To learn more, click here.
Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer
Rip Gerber has 25 years’ experience inspiring and leading great people to build disruptive, market-leading companies, raising over $500M in venture and IPO funds that have delivered a collective 5x return on invested capital. He currently serves as Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer of Vlocity, Inc. where he leads all go-to-market activities, brand strategy, and global business development. Gerber has helped propel Vlocity as the fastest-growing Salesforce partner (out of 5,000) for four years in a row.
Rip is also an international best-selling author and accomplished musician. Throughout his career he has driven a dual agenda of ‘pragmatic creativity’ and ‘warp-speed innovation’ in the enterprise software, mobile, and Software-as-a-Service industries, where he has served in CEO, GM, Board Director and CMO roles for several venture-backed and seed-to-IPO companies. He started his career at the CIA and has served in management roles at Firestone, American Express, Nokia, Publicis, as well as founding and selling several tech companies including @once, Commtouch and Locaid. He has a biochemical engineering degree from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard University.