DENVER, Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Apptio, the leading provider of cloud-based Technology Business Management (TBM) software, today announced the expansion of its Engineering organization to the Denver area. The new office will be led by Stephen Younge, senior director of engineering, who will focus on recruiting local talent to accelerate the development of the company’s IT Planning products.
“Apptio initially created TBM solutions for IT leaders to manage the cost, quality and value of their services and I’m privileged to join this world-class team that is turning TBM into mainstream software category,” said Younge. “It’s my mission to build upon the existing market momentum and robust capabilities of Apptio’s IT Planning portfolio. I’m confident that the rich pool of talent that exists in the Denver area will provide the engineering muscle and expertise we need to grow our product suite.”
Younge has spent nearly 20 years building and leading engineering organizations for companies that deliver highly-differentiated SaaS products such as Microsoft, McKesson and Rally Software. He has successfully aligned technology teams with business goals to create urgency, meet product roadmap commitments, and invest in future growth. His leadership will be instrumental to delivering innovation, growth and focus at Apptio’s new Denver office.
“As we continue to scale in size and product innovation, we made the strategic decision to expand our engineering team into new markets,” said Ted Kummert, EVP of Engineering at Apptio. “Stephen’s breadth of experience, coupled with Denver’s thriving tech scene will be critical in our ability to deliver at a higher velocity and accelerate the adoption of our TBM solutions.”
Apptio continues to aggressively recruit engineers at its Bellevue, WA headquarters. For more information on joining Apptio’s engineering team in either location, please visit the Careers Page.
Apptio is the leading provider of cloud-based Technology Business Management (TBM) software that helps CIOs manage the business of IT. Apptio’s suite of applications use business analytics to provide facts and insights about technology cost, value, and quality, so IT leaders can make faster, data-driven decisions. The purpose-built applications help companies align technology spend to business outcomes and automate IT processes like cost transparency, benchmarking, showback/chargeback, operational efficiency, and planning. Powering Apptio’s applications is a next generation, in-memory cost analytics platform that takes data directly from financial, operational, and billing systems to power the applications that give customers deep insight. This insight spans infrastructure, applications, and business services, both on-premises and in the cloud. Hundreds of customers, including more than one-third of the Fortune 100, choose Apptio as their business system of record for IT. For more information, please visit www.Apptio.com.