Scott Brittain is Co-Founder and serves as CTO of Handshakez. He has been a professional technologist and product innovator for over 21 years. Before joining Handshakez, Scott served as VP of Product for Appconomy, a mobile products company building digital marketing products for the Chinese consumer market. Before that, he was VP of Engineering for SolarWinds (IPO in 2009), growing his team over 40% worldwide. Among his other executive positions, he had successful exits at Kalivo (acquired in 2007) and iMark.com (acquired in 2000). As an entrepreneur, Scott has co-founded three companies and raised funds for several others. When he’s not helping selling teams, Scott enjoys live music, cooking, wine, his lovely wife Deanna and his two young boys, Luke and JR.
Handshakez is pioneering a new class of front end enterprise applications built around the customer. Led by a team of enterprise software veterans, Handshakez offers a collaboration and analytics platform that brings business relationships out of email and into private collaborative spaces, fostering engagement and innovating new analytics to predict and drive customer success. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas and is privately held with funding from Austin Ventures, First Round Capital, FLOODGATE, CrunchFund, Valhalla Partners and Thinktiv.