VANCOUVER, BC – January 16, 2018 - Hootsuite, the most widely used social media management platform, today announced the appointment of Greg Twinney as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Twinney brings more than 20 years of financial, operations, and technology leadership to his new role at Hootsuite where he will lead the company’s finance and legal teams globally.
“Greg joins us as we close a record year for Hootsuite,” said Ryan Holmes, CEO of Hootsuite. “Greg’s long track record of success leading finance and operations teams will prove invaluable for the next chapter of Hootsuite’s continued growth, helping accelerate our momentum as the market leader in social media management.”
“Social media continues to grow in importance as the de facto way we consume media, connect with brands and make buying decisions,” said Twinney. “I’m thrilled to be joining the industry leader in helping organizations of every size and industry achieve social advantage by empowering them to build and manage their brands, business and customer relationships in social.”
Twinney joins Hootsuite from Real Matters Inc, a leading technology company that provides services for the mortgage lending and insurance industries. He has extensive background in corporate finance and operations across technology and SaaS businesses, including leadership roles at Kobo, Opalis Software, Cyberplex and Tokmakjian International.
Hootsuite is the most widely used social media management platform, trusted by more than 17 million people and employees at 80% of the Fortune 1000. Hootsuite's unparalleled expertise, customer insights at scale, and collaborative ecosystem, uniquely help people and organizations to succeed with social. To learn more, visit www.hootsuite.com.