Granicus Founder and Technology Entrepreneur Brings Expertise and Leadership
Edinburgh, United Kingdom August 31, 2023 – The Daxtra Group (“Daxtra”), the leading provider of AI-enriched software for the talent acquisition ecosystem, today announced Tom Spengler, former CEO of Rock Solid Technology, has joined Daxtra’s board of directors. Tom brings decades of experience in corporate leadership and a track record of leading innovative teams around the world.
"I'm delighted that Tom Spengler is joining the Daxtra board. His extensive technology experience will serve Daxtra well, and his passion for our mission will help us continue to innovate in building intelligent recruitment tech solutions,” said Andrei Mikheev, CEO of Daxtra. “We're extending a warm welcome to Tom and look forward to collaborating with him."
“I believe the Daxtra team has an incredible opportunity to advance the intelligence of recruiting technology. It’s an honor to join the Daxtra board of directors and be part of a company revolutionizing the recruitment industry,” said Tom Spengler. “I am excited to continue working with Strattam Capital to build world-class companies.”
An experienced technology entrepreneur, Tom founded Granicus, the global leader in customer experience technologies and services for government, in 1999. Tom is an accomplished CEO as well, and under his leadership, Rock Solid accelerated growth in North America and expanded its offerings through acquisition, growing to serve more than 800 municipal customers across the US, Latin America, and the Caribbean. In addition, Tom brings deep experience in HR technology, having built out the go-to-market function for Ascendify, a leading talent acquisition and talent management company serving complex global workforces in the Fortune 500, and serving on its board of directors for 10 years through its acquisition by Radancy. Tom is passionate about software and technology, and has sat on numerous additional boards, including Automotus, Propylon, PrimeGov, and Granicus.
“As a successful entrepreneur and CEO, Tom has been a thoughtful partner and strong leader across the full lifecycle of founder-led businesses,” said Jonathan Busch, Principal, Strattam Capital. “We’re excited to welcome him to Daxtra’s board of directors, and we are pleased to have the benefit of his expertise and leadership.”
Daxtra specializes in intelligent recruitment automation, semantic search and match, and multilingual resume and job parsing in 40+ languages. Our technology, built on AI and machine learning, seamlessly integrates with recruitment ATS or CRM. Headquartered in the UK, we have experience in developing innovative recruitment software since 2002 and support 2,500+ clients globally via offices in Europe, North America, and Asia-Pacific.