September 18, 2018
Klipfolio appoints David Mennie as Chief Product Officer to accelerate innovation and platform growth
Klipfolio, the leading cloud-based dashboarding and reporting platform, announced the appointment of David Mennie as Chief Product Officer (CPO) today. David brings over 20 years of experience in product management, strategy, marketing, and software development.
Prior to joining Klipfolio, David held various executive positions at public and private startup, mid-market, and enterprise companies including Saba Software, Halogen Software, Acquia, EMC, and Documentum.
While at Halogen Software, David led the company in defining its future solution vision, while building on its product strengths and technical innovations. David and the executive team’s strategy led to the successful sale of Halogen Software to Saba Software in May 2017. During his tenure at Boston-based Acquia, one of the fastest growing startups in North America at the time, David ran global product marketing and corporate marketing. He worked closely with the executive team to acquire TruCentric which was added to the capabilities of Acquia Lift to apply advanced data profiling and machine learning intelligence to personalize digital experiences. Prior to Acquia, he oversaw various product and go-to-market strategy teams for a portfolio of over 30 products and solutions for the Enterprise Content Division of EMC Corporation.
“David joins an amazing leadership team at a very exciting point in Klipfolio’s growth. He brings valuable acumen as the company moves to a new era of innovation for our users,” says Allan Wille, CEO and Co-Founder of Klipfolio. “David has a stellar reputation across the software industry and brings his extensive experience and leadership with strategy, product management, UX, and marketing teams at global technology companies to our products team.”
In his role as CPO, David will draw on his experience to oversee product strategy, product management, and the documentation functions. David’s appointment follows that of Gord Wyse, who recently joined as Klipfolio’s Chief Financial Officer.
David holds a Bachelor of Computer Systems Engineering degree and a Master of Electrical Engineering (Software Engineering) degree from Carleton University. David is proud to be back in Ottawa and enjoys being involved in the thriving Canadian tech sector, spending time with his family, as well as skiing, hiking, and swimming.