Botify Expands Executive Team with Appointment of Charley Hackerson as Chief Revenue Officer
New York City – April 20, 2023 — Botify, the leading enterprise software company for performance-driven organic search, today announced the appointment of Charley Hackerson as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). As the company continues to expand globally amid robust industry growth, Charley will work with the company’s sales and marketing teams to drive lead generation and further market expansion.
“As Botify continues to grow, we search for top talent at every level that can help us navigate and stay ahead of the changing landscape,” said Botify’s Co-founder and CEO, Adrien Menard. “Charley’s experience and track record in his field coupled with his passion for organic search will help drive our mission to establish Botify as the leading performance marketing platform for organic search the world’s most ambitious brands trust to be found online.”
Hackerson brings over 25 years of experience to Botify, including leadership positions at companies within the SEO industry, including Siteimprove, SPS Commerce, and Kana Communications. Most recently, Hackerson served as the Global Chief Sales Officer for Siteimprove, where he oversaw growth in 14 global markets. As CRO at Botify, Hackerson will prepare the company to lead the new era of organic search, driving innovation and customer success as the impact of organic search continues to rise in importance.
“Botify is a pioneer and leader in organic search, and I’m thrilled to be joining the team of talented individuals,” Hackerson said. “Amidst a rapidly changing search ecosystem, ripe with opportunity but also uncertainty, brands must continue responding to innovations or they will be left behind. Our role at Botify is to empower brands to do so successfully for sustained visibility, brand authority and profitability.”
In addition to serving as Botify’s CRO, Hackerson is also the Founder of It’s About Time, a nonprofit group he launched in 2020 in his hometown of Minneapolis. The program aims to assist technology companies in the area find qualified, diverse candidates. It’s About Time recently helped place its 20th candidate in a position and is continually looking for companies with openings around Minneapolis.
To learn more about Botify please visit www.botify.com.
Botify is a global, enterprise software company focused on enabling the most ambitious brands to leverage organic search as a high-impact, performance marketing channel. Powered by AI and a proprietary unified data model, Botify’s platform ensures web and mobile sites are optimized for search, the foundation of being found by consumers in today’s dynamic digital environment. As the leader in organic search innovation, Botify is trusted by more than 500 of the world’s most visible brands, including Expedia, L’Oréal, Crate & Barrel, and The New York Times, all of whom have succeeded in leveraging organic search for exponential, long-term results and revenue growth.