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    About Vodori

    We make it easy to move fast with life sciences software–because healthcare can’t wait.

    Vodori’s mission is to transform lives by empowering companies to bring regulated products to market faster. Our innovative cloud software is built specifically for the needs of your life science organization and team. Most important? We care about you as a customer, and are here to ensure your success every step of the way.

    The Vodori difference

    exceptional customer service
    Exceptional customer experience

    Customers enjoy working with Vodori not only for our expertise and consultative approach, but because of the emphasis we place on relationships. Read our case studies, reviews, or request to speak to our customers directly to learn more about what it’s like to work with us.

    innovative software
    Innovative software

    We make high-quality, reliable, cloud-based software built with design best practices so that it’s as easy to learn as it is to use. We constantly innovate on our products to deliver maximum value to your organization.

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    Life science focus

    Our products are not one for all–we build sophisticated software specifically for life science teams. Every product in our suite is created with an acute awareness of what you need to get effective content to market faster.

    Senior Leadership

    Scott Rovegno

    CEO and Co-Founder

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    Scott Rovegno

    CEO and Co-Founder

    Scott is President, CEO, and co-founder of Vodori. With over 20 years of life science experience, Scott is responsible for company strategy, business development, and helping Vodorians maximize their potential. Scott graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a degree in Economics.

    Joe Barr

    Chief Financial Officer

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    Joe Barr

    Chief Financial Officer

    Joe joined Vodori in 2021 as its first Chief Financial Officer and leads the company’s finance, accounting and investor relations functions. Following 15 years in Big 4 public accounting and Fortune 500 finance positions, Joe has served in a variety of senior finance and operating leadership positions building private and publicly held emerging, high growth technology, software and tech-enabled service businesses. Joe received an accounting degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his CPA from the state of Illinois.

    Sue Kiefer

    VP, Head of People and Culture

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    Sue Kiefer

    VP, Head of People and Culture

    Sue is the Head of People and Culture at Vodori and is responsible for developing and executing human resource strategy in support of the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization, specifically in the areas of talent acquisition, talent management, change management, organizational and performance management, training and development, succession planning and compensation. Sue has held HR and management consulting leadership positions across large and small companies, including Argo Group, Bank of America, CIT Group, BearingPoint and Arthur Andersen. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master or Arts in Organizational Development from University of Missouri-Columbia, as well as an SPHR Certification from HRCI and an Executive Leadership Certification from Harvard Business School.

    Stacy Wolters

    Chief Data and Analytics Officer and Co-Founder

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    Stacy Wolters

    Chief Data and Analytics Officer and Co-Founder

    Stacy is Chief Data & Analytics Officer and co-founder of Vodori. She has spent 20+ years partnering with life sciences organizations to implement enterprise business intelligence and content management solutions. She is responsible for continuously advancing Vodori’s overall product vision and strategy, with focus on underpinning that strategy with data. Stacy graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison with a BS in Civil Engineering.

    Grant Gochnauer

    CTO and Co-Founder

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    Grant Gochnauer

    CTO and Co-Founder

    Grant is CTO and co-founder of Vodori. Grant is responsible for Vodori’s Product R&D, platform architecture and strategy. Grant graduated from Northwestern University in 2002 with a degree in Computer Information Systems. He has been building enterprise systems for customers in life sciences for more than 17 years.

    Brian Burke

    VP, Engineering

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    Brian Burke

    VP, Engineering

    Brian joined Vodori in 2021 as the Vice President of Engineering and is responsible for leading the Vodori development and engineering teams in building the Pepper Cloud Product Suite and delivering exceptional user experiences. Brian has extensive experience as an engineering leader and prior to joining Vodori, scaled a team from 8 up to 45 engineers as Head of Technology (CTO) for Friendsurance in Berlin, Germany. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Science in Engineering Management from The Gordon Institute at Tufts University.

    Jessy Horrell

    VP, Customer Success

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    Jessy Horrell

    VP, Customer Success

    As VP, Customer Success, Jessy is accountable for ensuring success across all Pepper Cloud customers including onboarding and professional services, customer success, and customer support. With more than 10 years of professional experience, including being the first Customer Success Manager at Vodori, Jessy’s customer-first DNA has been integral in designing Vodori’s customer experience. Prior to Vodori, Jessy worked in risk consulting at KPMG. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Management from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

    Sarah Steensen

    Chief of Staff, Director of Growth

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    Sarah Steensen

    Chief of Staff, Director of Growth

    Sarah is the Chief of Staff and Director of Growth at Vodori. She is focused on continuous go-to-market refinements, sales team growth and onboarding, and commercial operations. Sarah is passionate about helping our customers find the right solutions for their business needs and ensuring we that our customers' needs stay at the forefront as Vodori grows. Prior to Vodori, Sarah worked as a digital consultant at Capgemini. Sarah holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science and Economics from Vanderbilt University.

    Tyler Kopas

    Head of Sales Development

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    Tyler Kopas

    Head of Sales Development

    Originally operating in an advisory capacity for Vodori from late 2021, Tyler joined the team officially as Head of Sales Development in June 2022. He leads the sales and business development organizations and collaborates closely with the marketing and sales teams on Vodori’s go-to-market strategy. Tyler has diverse industry experience as a sales and sales development leader at Fortune 500, publicly traded software, and start-up companies. His special areas of interest include the creation of new sales organizations, international expansion, and high growth environments. Tyler holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Professional Selling from Baylor University.

    Niki Drelicharz

    Director of Product Management

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    Niki Drelicharz

    Director of Product Management

    As Director of Product Management, Niki has a deep understanding of Vodori’s business, the Pepper Cloud Product Suite, and the needs of our customer base. She is responsible for gaining alignment across the Pepper Cloud Product Suite’s various stakeholders to define the product roadmap and ensure the consistent delivery of a world-class software experience. Niki’s background is in technology consulting and marketing, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Northwestern University.

    Hillary Delich

    Director of Operations

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    Hillary Delich

    Director of Operations

    As Director of Operations, Hillary partners with the Founders and Vodori Leadership Teams to define, execute, and achieve Vodori’s company strategy in our rapid phase of growth. She is responsible for working across sales, customer success, finance, marketing, and product to scale teams, technologies, and processes, as well as minimizing and monitoring risk to the organization. Prior to joining Vodori, Hillary worked in IT consulting at Protiviti. Hillary holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and Marketing from Marquette University.

    Board of Directors

    Richard Gochnauer

    Lead Director

    Jim Hussey

    CEO, Seneca Therapeutics

    Brian Parker

    Partner, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP

    Jim Pavlik

    Partner, Baird Capital Venture Group

    Scott Rovegno

    CEO and Co-Founder, Vodori

    Board of Advisors

    Sarah Bennett

    Vice President of Sales, Birdeye

    Kurt Johnson

    Founder, 11.2 Ventures

    Lesly Marban

    Senior Vice President of Marketing, Intuitive

    Brent Ryan

    Vice President of Engineering, Cvent

    Andrew Stapleton

    Vice President of Customer Success, G2

    Will Wiegler

    SaaS and Marketing Strategic Advisor

    backed by baird capital

    Backed by Baird Capital

    In September 2021, Vodori closed a Series A financing led by capital & private equity group, Baird Capital, with participation from select existing investors of the company.

    The investment is fueling the company’s growth as a cloud software provider accelerating life science companies’ commercialization efforts while ensuring their regulatory compliance.

    Vodori is one of the best partners I have worked with and this was one of the best teams I have been a part of. Thank you.

    Senior Manager Fortune 500 Pharmaceuticals Company