April 29, 2020
Myxx Hires CTO to Accelerate Growth As Company's Online Grocery Platform Expands
Myxx expands leadership team by hiring seasoned startup executive, Jamie Howard, to lead the technology team as CTO.
Cary, NC (April 29, 2020) - Myxx, the AI ecommerce engine for CPG brands D2C strategies, announced today its new Chief Technology Officer, Jamie Howard. The former director of engineering for TransLoc (a Ford company.) Howard brings innovation, leadership, and an engineering mindset to the company.
“Myxx is already breaking ground in the industry with unparalleled real-time insight into localized grocery data, and Jamie will help steer our technology course, allowing us to scale rapidly,” said Myxx CEO Monica Wood. “Jamie will use our bedrock of data to create state-of-the-art, personalized grocery experiences across Myxx, our clients, and a variety of third party platforms. ”
While at Transloc, Howard grew the engineering department from six to forty team members, emphasizing alignment, empowerment, and accountability, and employing a compassionate, transparent leadership style. Howard successfully led the company through funding, acquisition, and integration. He is well known for transforming software engineering companies to the “it place to work” for agile developers.
Before Transloc, Howard worked on the Fallen Earth video game at Icarus Studios, and built the EDA tooling for Snapdragon teams at Qualcomm. Howard helped restructure the core assessment product at WebAssign, where he also managed teams.
In addition to his business experience, Howard was an infantry squad leader in the US Army, training and leading soldiers during combat and peacetime operations.
“Myxx is the first aggregator of real time location level data from the grocery industry to utilize big data helping CPG brands to create a scalable personalized D2C strategy,” said Wood. “Jamie is building a strong, solid tech team at Myxx to scale our Al Platform to transform the fragmented grocery process into a personalized consumer-first experience. We are thrilled to have him.”
About Myxx, Inc.
Myxx is an AI ecommerce consumer-first platform that helps brands, agencies and retailers with their direct-to-consumer strategies. The Myxx proprietary technology aggregates online inventory from over 15k grocery locations across all 50 US states. Myxx delivers unparalleled insight into location level inventory and pricing, and the ability to connect content to ecommerce carts. Through this unique data-driven approach, CPG brands can create seamless personalized D2C strategies utilizing the supply chain that exists today. Experience Myxx first hand at joinmyxx.com or learn more at myxxsolutions.com.
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