FREDERICTON, New Brunswick, January 17, 2023 – Introhive, the world’s leading Customer Intelligence Platform, has appointed Lee Blakemore as Chief Executive Officer. In this role, Blakemore will bring over 30 years of software experience to lead Introhive through its next phase of growth, with a focus on accelerating the go-to-market strategy and expanding its base of large, global enterprise customers.
As a seasoned technology leader, Lee has a proven track record and deep expertise in scaling software businesses globally having led go-to-market, operations, customer support and international operations at leading global enterprise software companies throughout his career.
Blakemore most recently served as President of K-12 Community Engagement at Anthology, where he successfully ran the Blackboard K-12 business leading to the sale of the business to Finalsite where Blakemore assisted in the successful integration. Prior to Anthology, Lee held a number of senior executive roles at Blackboard including President, Global Markets & Chief Client Officer. Prior to joining Blackboard in 2015, Lee was SVP Global Sales & Marketing at Velocity Technology Solutions and held senior roles at IBM, Corio (acquired by IBM) and Scala Business Solutions (acquired by Epicor).
“I am thrilled to join Introhive and lead our talented team. I look forward to unlocking the company’s full potential as we leverage our proprietary customer intelligence platform to help businesses realize the full value of their CRM investment and deepen customer relationships,” said Blakemore. “Introhive is trusted by hundreds of the world’s leading professional services enterprises to improve top line revenue, reduce operational costs, and improve workforce efficiency. We have an exciting opportunity to continue to grow as we enter the vast number of markets that remain underserved and unaware of the power of Introhive.”
In 2021, Introhive secured $100M in its Series C funding round led by PSG, a leading growth equity firm, to further invest into the development of Customer Intelligence solutions for the world’s leading enterprises.
Introhive is an award-winning software company that helps sales-focused B2B enterprises become more customer intelligent. Introhive’s customer intelligence platform captures and delivers trustworthy customer data automatically in CRM to surface relationship insights and actionable intelligence to revenue teams where and when they need it, in order to find, win, and grow customer accounts. Introhive has offices in the US, Canada, UK, and India, supporting hundreds of thousands of users in over 90 countries around the world. Learn more at staging-introhive.com.