SOURCE: Sherpa Software

Sherpa Software

October 15, 2015 16:16 ET

Sherpa Software Expands Teams to Support Rapid Growth of eDiscovery and Information Governance Solutions

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - Sherpa Software is pleased to announce recent employee hires to meet the growing demands of Altitude IG. These new additions enhance the customer success, business development and marketing teams. Sherpa is a leading provider of eDiscovery and information governance (IG) software solutions for information professionals.

"We are thrilled to welcome all of our new employees to the Sherpa team," said president, Kevin Ogrodnik. "Each have a unique set of skills that will help build our brand, culture and products so our customers and employees can reach new heights."

Sherpa Software plans to support its rapid growth with continued investments in people and infrastructure. "These resources are critical to maintaining the innovative, collaborative, customer-centric culture that has been at Sherpa's core since its founding in September 2000," added Ogrodnik.

Each of these new employees will play a significant role in the continued growth and development of Sherpa Software and the Altitude IG platform.

Kristin Mager, Tom Szalkay and Kayla Badini joined the Sherpa team earlier this year. Kristin graduated from Robert Morris University with a B.S. in Business Administration and she majored in Information Management Systems. She has been providing software support for 13 years. Kristin joins Sherpa's customer success team as a level one support technician. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, shopping and cheering on the Pittsburgh sports teams.

Tom has his A.S. degree in Computer Science from the International Academy of Design & Technology. With almost a decade of experience in customer support, Tom has become a seasoned contributor to the support team as a technical support specialist. In his position, Tom works on second-tier product support with current customers. When he is not helping out customers, Tom enjoys baseball and living an active lifestyle.

Kayla has taken on the role of marketing communications specialist. She is a recent graduate from West Virginia University receiving her Masters in Marketing Communications and has close to four years of marketing experience. She is very active in her spare time, running races, such as the Pittsburgh Half Marathon and playing softball for the Pittsburgh Sports League (PSL). Kayla assists the marketing team with all advertising, blog articles, social media, and more.

More recently, Sherpa added Patrick Petit and Ann-Marie Korzen to the business development team. As development representatives, they focus on building relationships with information professionals and helping them better address their information challenges.

Patrick is a graduate of Allegheny College with his undergrad in Biology. He is a second degree black belt in Taekwondo and played collegiate level football for four years. Patrick has several years of B2B experience as well, which is helping him excel in his new position.

Ann-Marie joins Sherpa with more than seven years of business development experience. She is a graduate from Carlow University with a Master's degree in Science in Professional Counseling. She is also an active volunteer in the city of Pittsburgh for Animal Friends and 1-2-3 Ride.

As the Altitude IG platform evolves, Sherpa expects hiring and investment in infrastructure to continue to keep pace. "We are very fortunate to have tapped into such a critical need. The acceptance of the Altitude IG platform by information professionals seeking a complete and cost-effective eDiscovery and information governance solution is why the future is so bright for Sherpa Software," says Ogrodnik.

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