Constant Contact Names Ken Surdan Senior Vice President, Product
Constant Contact Names Ken Surdan Senior Vice President, Product :: Press Releases :: Constant Contact
CONSTANT CONTACT NAMES KEN SURDAN SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, PRODUCT
Surdan will lead product strategy, engineering and operations groups to drive innovation
WALTHAM, Mass. - June 21, 2012 Constant Contact®
(NASDAQ: CTCT) has appointed Ken Surdan
to the newly created role of senior vice president, product.
The newly created role will oversee product strategy, engineering, and operations, uniting the teams that create and deliver products to Constant Contact's
more than half a million small business customers.
With executive-level experience at a variety of high-growth companies, such as Turbine Inc.
, TripAdvisor, and SmartBargains.com
brings nearly 20 years experience in product and technology to Constant Contact
In this new role, Surdan
will drive the development and execution of the product innovation roadmap.
will report to CEO Gail Goodman.
"We're thrilled to add Ken
to the executive team.
Surdan has served in a variety of technology and operations roles, most recently as vice president of operations at Turbine Inc., where he was responsible for technical operations and infrastructure, customer service, project management, and international operations.
Prior to Turbine, Surdan was the senior vice president of technology at TripAdvisor Inc., and chief operating officer and chief technology officer at SmartBargains.com.
At SmartBargains.com, Surdan led initiatives to radically increase reliability and scalability of core systems and improve customer satisfaction.
Surdan has also held leadership positions at National Leisure Group, Send.com, The Stride Rite Corporation, The Timberland Company, and Digital Equipment Corporation.
will be based in Constant Contact's Waltham, Mass. headquarters.