ST. PAUL, Minn. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mobile technology startup thisCLICKS, makers of When I Work, announced that Silicon Valley internet marketer Sujan Patel has joined the company as vice president of marketing.
ThisCLICKS is a mobile technology company transforming the way businesses schedule, communicate, and track hours and attendance, as well as manage payroll for, hourly employees — through its mobile products When I Work and WageBase. ThisCLICKS software is used by more than 5,000 companies representing more than 250,000 employees worldwide — companies including Atlanta Braves, SoundCloud, Columbus Zoo and UPS Store take advantage of the easy intuitive applications. In January, thisCLICKS received $4 million in funding from its first outside investors.
Patel founded San Francisco-based digital marketing firm Single Grain, leading strategy for companies like Salesforce, TurboTax and Intuit. Patel, who has deep experience with content marketing, social media marketing, pay-per-click, and conversion rate optimization, joins thisCLICKS from San Francisco-based startup Bridge US.
"Growing up in a family of small business owners — and being a business owner myself with both hourly and remote workers — I've experienced firsthand the pain of scheduling employees,” said Sujan Patel, vice president, marketing, thisCLICKS. “ThisCLICKS and its products — When I Work and WageBase —truly work, and I'm energized to now be a part of the company’s already meteoric trajectory."
“What we’re building in Minnesota is an incredible company that solves a huge business problem for a commonly overlooked market. Great ideas and great execution can happen anywhere — not just on the coasts,” said Chad Halvorson, CEO of thisCLICKS, and one of Inc. Magazine’s 35 Under 35. “Sujan is a great combination. He’s deeply skilled in marketing and committed to our vision — as anyone who enthusiastically leaves sunny California for Minnesota winters would have to be.”
ThisCLICKS, founded in 2010, is a mobile technology company transforming the way businesses schedule, communicate and coordinate attendance with hourly employees. Its simple, intuitive, world class mobile and cloud applications can be rolled out by businesses quickly and efficiently — no IT expertise required. For more, visit www.thisclicks.com.