Leadership

Leadership Team

Kristin Muhlner

Kristin Muhlner

Chief Executive Officer

Kristin leads the charge to deliver game-changing solutions to customers. As a veteran of the software industry, Kristin brings more than 20 years experience in driving strategy and operations of wildly successful software providers. It was her vision and leadership that made her a success at companies like Rollstream, webMethods, Deloitte Consulting and Andersen Consulting.

Lenn Kurtzman

Lenn Kurtzman

Chief Financial Officer

Lenn brings more than 25 years of financial experience guiding early and mid-stage technology-oriented companies to NewBrand. In that time, he's covered every aspect of a software company's financials including private equity financing, merger and acquisitions, bank financing and the charge through initial public offering. Lenn started his career at Deloitte, spent many years at Sterling Software and was most recently CFO of Approva Corporation.

David Murrell

David Murrell

Chief Technology Officer

Dave makes sure the product works as advertised. He's an expert in delivering enterprise quality software-as-a-service solutions. By using his rare combination of technical skills, business acumen and an intense “can do" attitude, Dave leads engineering to reliably deliver high quality products on time and within budget. Dave cut his teeth in organizations like CGI-AMS, webMethods, Software AG and was most recently CTO of Rollstream.

Kam Desai

Kam Desai

Founder, Vice President of Business Development

Kam is a serial entrepreneur who’s obsessed with inventing and making products that don’t just speak to customers but kisses them on the lips. Once an operator of one of the largest Aveda concept spas in the Bay Area, it comes naturally to him to think like a GM about improvements. Previously, Kam co-founded Conformia Software (acquired by Oracle), and developed web crawling technologies for AllWall.com.

Kristen Kavalier

Kristen Kavalier

Vice President of Customer Relations

Kristen is our master listener. After years of implementing million dollar applications for diverse customers at companies like Acumen Solutions, she learned that opening your ears is the best way to forge meaningful relationships. Kristen works closely with NewBrand's management and product team to deliver a revolutionary approach to social intelligence. An experienced data driven leader, she thrives on helping organizations use data to make better decisions.

Bhavin Desai

Bhavin Desai

Vice President of Product

Some say Bhavin is a perfectionist when it comes to what we make, but you won't hear customers complain. They depend on his energy to constantly improve their user experience and provide great new features to help them do their job. Before his move up, Bhavin served as our Director of Product Management and he earned his product stripes with major stints at Vovici and Corporate Executive Board.

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