Zenefits Appoints HR SaaS Executive Lisa Reeves as Senior Vice President of Product
Workday Veteran Brings 20 Years of Enterprise Software and SaaS Experience to Executive Team
SAN FRANCISCO, August 17, 2017 – Zenefits today announced the appointment of Lisa Reeves as senior vice president of product. Reeves brings more than 20 years of world-class product strategy, development and operations expertise to Zenefits’ expanding leadership team of SaaS and HR industry veterans.
“Lisa is a passionate leader and highly respected product visionary in the SaaS enterprise software sector,” said Jay Fulcher, CEO of Zenefits. “Lisa joins Zenefits at the perfect time, helping lead our talented team as we expand our market reach as well as the breadth of our products and solutions. Lisa’s knowledge and experience will help Zenefits shape the future of the HR industry.”
Lisa most recently served as vice president of corporate strategy at Workday, where she collaborated with customers and internal business leaders to develop and implement strategies to build sustainable, competitive advantage and long term value. Lisa was previously co-founder and CEO of GridCraft, a data analytics company acquired by Workday in 2015, and a general partner at Vista Ventures, an early stage IT venture fund. Lisa began her career at SAP where she held a series of executive positions over her 15 year tenure. Lisa is a TechStars mentor, a Blackstone Entrepreneur for the state of Colorado, and was recently appointed by the Colorado House of Representatives to the Colorado Economic Development Commission.
Lisa is the latest in a series of strategic appointments to the Zenefits leadership team, including Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Jay Fulcher, Chief Operating Officer Jeff Carr and Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Marasco. All four executives bring deep experience across the technology, software and human resources industries, and will help lead Zenefits through a period of growth and innovation.
“The Zenefits platform and vision for HR SaaS is the most exciting thing happening in the industry,” said Lisa Reeves, senior vice president of product at Zenefits. “Zenefits is a trailblazer in the industry and a company whose disruptive and innovative technology and vision I have admired for some time. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to join the team at this exciting moment in the company’s journey.”
As head of product at Zenefits, Lisa will be responsible for the development, management and execution of the product vision. Her hire comes at a strategic time as the company, under the leadership of CEO Jay Fulcher, continues to expand upon its comprehensive HR platform and positions itself as the leading HR SaaS technology for small and medium-sized business.
Zenefits is the leading all-in-one Digital HR platform for small and medium businesses. Designed as the single source of truth for managing the modern workforce, Zenefits delivers the most complete, all-mobile HR experience by tightly integrating its own powerful applications with dozens of best-of-breed providers on the Zenefits platform. Zenefits’ applications like HR, Benefits, Time, Payroll and Compliance combine with partner applications like email, collaboration, expense management, and employee engagement to create a powerful, integrated platform. Thousands of businesses use Zenefits to empower their employees, provide benefits, manage change, stay compliant, and be more productive.