QUINCY, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ThriveHive, a leading brand in small and mid-sized business marketing solutions, today announced Perry Evans has been named President. As President, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Peter Cannone, Evans will be responsible for charting an expansive vision and plan for product development, partner development, and go to market strategies.
“Perry has impressed us every step of the way with his dedication to the industry and our company, and his ability to consistently deliver results,” said Peter Cannone, Chief Executive Officer. “This exciting announcement aligns with our continued commitment to strategic investment in our product roadmap for growth and customer success.”
Prior to this appointment, Evans was Chief Product Officer for ThriveHive. Evans joined the company in November of 2017 when Denver-based technology company, Closely, was acquired by ThriveHive. Closely’s award-winning app, Perch, has been integrated into ThriveHive’s digital marketing offerings. Evans hails from an impressive roster of innovative companies like Mapquest, Jabber, and Local Matters.
“I am honored to take on this role, and continue to lead the collaboration of a talented senior team to accelerate our growth,” said Evans. “I’m passionate about ThriveHive’s product vision of Guided Marketing that is suited for the real needs of SMBs, and ideally timed for scale.”
ThriveHive empowers local business owners to take charge of their business growth, combining human guidance with easy-to-use technology to make marketing easy, effective, and affordable. It serves as a trusted online expert, offering a unique blend of leading-edge technology, and high-quality digital advertising services for small and mid-sized businesses. ThriveHive is part of UpCurve’s company portfolio within New Media Investment Group. For more information, please visit www.thrivehive.com.