Plano, TX, August 19, 2020 – ResMan®, a leading property management SaaS platform provider, today announced the addition of both Gayle Crowell and Jeffrey Stone to its Board of Directors. Crowell, joining as Lead Independent Director, has extensive experience in operations, sales, marketing, and C-level management in industry-leading software companies, venture and private equity-backed technology, and financial services companies. Stone is a seasoned CEO who has an extensive background in leading high-growth SaaS businesses and has worked extensively with the private equity community over a range of portfolio investments.
“I’m pleased to welcome both Gayle and Jeff to our Board. They join ResMan as independent directors at an exciting time, as we continue to focus on putting our customers-first while embracing our open network strategy to build highly-valued relationships with our customers and our partners,” said Paul Bridgewater, CEO, ResMan. “I am confident they will provide valuable perspectives as we continue to execute against our strategy to be the platform of choice for Multi-Family operators. I look forward to their contributions and are excited they chose ResMan.”
Crowell has more than ten years of experience as a Senior Operating Advisor across the portfolio of one of the world’s leading private equity firms. She has served on more than 20 Boards of Directors, and offers a particularly deep set of experience working with some of the most successful SaaS companies, including extensive work leveraging M&A and data monetization as a growth driver. Additionally, as a former CEO, Crowell thoroughly understands the unique challenges that today’s leaders face in building high growth and sustainable businesses in a competitive world. She is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and Women Corporate Directors (WCD).
“I am passionate about leveraging my expertise to tackle some of their most difficult challenges in driving high growth businesses while delivering outstanding business results and measurable outcomes. My hands-on knowledge, coupled with a keen perspective into the financial markets and venture capital environment, bring a unique perspective that I’m thrilled to offer to ResMan,” says Crowell.
Stone previously served as CEO for several successful companies, including Compeat, a leading provider of restaurant back-office management software, MarketTools, a provider of software as a service for market research, and Tiburon Inc., a leading source of software for the federal and state public safety. Previously, Stone cultivated financial and transaction acumen as an investment banker with Morgan Stanley and operational depth in various leadership positions with General Electric. He earned his MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and holds an undergraduate degree in business concentrating in hospitality management from the University of New Hampshire.
“I am very excited to join the team on the ResMan Board. ResMan’s continued rapid growth has positioned the Company to be the market-leading platform for Property Management Companies and Fee Managers. I look forward to working alongside my fellow Board members and the Company’s leadership to continue innovating the industry and driving success,” says Stone.
“The additions of Gayle and Jeff to the board of ResMan add software expertise and leadership experience as the Company continues to expand its market share and deliver innovative technology solutions for property managers,” said Gavin Turner, Managing Partner at Mainsail Partners. “We are proud to have them join the board, and I look forward to working with them.” Mainsail invested in ResMan in 2017.
ResMan is the preferred growth partner that drives profitability and efficiency for nearly a thousand property management companies across the U.S. ResMan delivers the property management industry’s most innovative technology platform, making property investments and operations more profitable and easier to manage. ResMan’s platform unlocks a new path to growth for property management companies that deliver consistent NOI improvement and brilliant resident experiences easier than ever before. For more information, visit us at www.myresman.com or engage with us on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook.
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