Today, CrowdSource, LLC creators of Scalable Workforce, a platform designed to enhance Amazon Mechanical Turk, announced that Ken Stoddart joined the company as Vice President of Sales. He is responsible for all sales and marketing functions for the company.
“We are tremendously excited about Ken’s plans for our sales and marketing group,” commented CrowdSource CEO Stephanie Leffler. “Ken was my number one choice for this job long before we asked him to join our team. He is a world-class sales professional who is capable of building enterprise, small business and international channels.”
Stoddart brings a broad range of sales experience to CrowdSource. He was a top performer in each of his roles at Secure IT, GeoTrust, VeriSign and Symantec. For the last several years running, he earned membership in the prestigious President’s Club at VeriSign (now Symantec). This award is reserved for the most successful, over-achieving sales professionals company-wide.
Stoddart also brings experience in global sales expansion. While at GeoTrust, Stoddart opened the European and Japanese markets by landing partnerships with the largest hosting providers in each region.
“I have had the good fortune to work under some of the most experienced, polished sales leaders in the business. I am eager to pass that knowledge to a new group of young and hungry sales professionals at CrowdSource,” stated Stoddart. “While I regret leaving Symantec, I see a unique opportunity to help build the foundation of CrowdSource and of the industry as a whole,” commented Stoddart.
Stoddart joins the CrowdSource team as an industry veteran with a proven track record. “I am 100% convinced that Ken is the right person for this job. He brings a number of key relationships along with a long track record of superior performance. The manner in which he has conducted himself as a sales leader aligns perfectly with our culture at CrowdSource,” added Leffler.
CrowdSource provides full service solutions to accomplish labor-intensive tasks in less time, at a lower price, and with higher quality than outsourced or internally staffed solutions.
Scalable Workforce, the company’s marquee product, is designed to enhance Amazon’s Mechanical Turk. From providing pre-screened groups of skilled workers, to helping businesses build complex workflows, Scalable Workforce eliminates the most common pain points for businesses that want to manage work and workers through Amazon’s Mechanical Turk Marketplace.