Chief Executive Officer
As Chief Executive Officer, Jim Howard has 20 years of technology and software experience and founded two successful technology companies prior to joining Diversis Capital and Marketron. Based in Santa Monica, California, Jim has also served as an advisor to technology companies and technology investment firms. Jim was the founder and CEO of CrownPeak Technology, the first cloud provider of Web Content Management and Digital Experience Management and became a Gartner Magic Quadrant Visionary. He rose to Partner at USWeb/CKS and then ran sales and subsequently operations for the West for USWeb/CKS successor company MarchFIRST. Jim was a founding member of one of the first Internet technology companies, W3-design. He holds special advisory roles in several prominent startups and is on the advisory committee for Santa Monica-based incubators Amplify and Mucker Labs. Jim studied Chemistry and Economics at the University of Delaware. He has been with Marketron for 2 years.