Veteran of high growth organizations such as Illumina and ServiceNow joins Seismic as the company’s first Chief Financial Officer

SAN DIEGO, CA (November 27, 2018) – Seismic, the recognized leader in sales and marketing enablement, today named John McCauley as their first Chief Financial Officer. Reporting directly into CEO Doug Winter, McCauley will be responsible for leading Seismic’s global financial organization and operations.

McCauley brings more than a decade of experience in leading financial teams at fast growing and innovative international firms including Illumina and ServiceNow. While at ServiceNow, McCauley was part of the team that led the company’s successful initial public offering. McCauley also led corporate planning and forecasting at the software company. In prior positions, McCauley led investor relations, SEC reporting, SOX compliance, and technical accounting.

“We are thrilled to have John join our leadership team as we continue our march towards becoming the next world-class enterprise software firm,” said Winter. “John’s experience and expertise in leading globally renowned financial organizations at companies such as ServiceNow and Illumina will be invaluable as we begin the next phase in Seismic’s maturity and growth.”

At Seismic, McCauley will lead the company’s global financial operations, accounting, and tax functions. He holds a master of accountancy from San Diego State University and began his career as an Audit Senior at Ernst & Young.

“Seismic is one of the great sales and marketing technology success stories of the past decade, having both helped define the sales enablement industry and then capitalize on its momentum,” said McCauley. “I am excited to join their incredible leadership and finance teams at this important time in the company’s trajectory, helping to grow revenue and become even more efficient and effective in financial operations on a global scale.”

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Seismic is the recognized leader in sales and marketing enablement, equipping global sales teams with the knowledge, messaging, and automatically personalized content proven to be the most effective for any buyer interaction. Powerful content intelligence and analytics enable marketers to prove and improve their impact on the bottom line, revealing what is really driving revenue and what needs to be adjusted. The result for more than 500 global enterprises including IBM, American Express, PayPal, and Quest Diagnostics is better win rates, larger deals, and higher customer retention. Seismic is headquartered in San Diego with additional offices in North America, Europe, and Australia.

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