enterprise software to propel your digital transformation.

Propel is the platform for future brands.

We help brands like Desktop Metal, Samsara and Peak Design get to market ridiculously fast by enabling rapid collaboration across teams, divisions, partners, and customers.

Propel uniquely combines product lifecycle management (PLM), product information management (PIM), and quality management solutions (QMS) into one system, natively built on the Salesforce platform.

We make enterprise software that helps propel your digital transformation.

Our Leadership Team

Ray Hein

Ray Hein
Founder & CEO

Ray is a SaaS veteran with 20+ years of PLM, development and product launch experience in both hardware and enterprise software organizations. Ray has held multiple executive positions at companies such as Agile Software, Apttus, Vendavo and Centric Software.

Fun Fact: Ray volunteers about two weeks a year with organizations like the American Diabetes Association, Family Giving Tree and Second Harvest Food Bank.

Brian Sohmers

Brian Sohmers
Founder & Chief Product Officer

Brian brings over a decade of experience with PLM, supply chain and SaaS companies. Before Propel, Brian was General Manager and EVP of Products at Equilar, and has held multiple leadership roles at Oracle and E2Open.

Fun Fact: Brian enjoys diving with great white sharks.

Ron Hess

Ron Hess
Founder & CTO

Ron has deep experience as a technical and innovation thought leader, including 10+ years of experience as a Salesforce architect, evangelist and program manager. Prior to Propel, Ron was the principal architect at Kenandy, building the next generation of ERP on the Salesforce platform.

Fun Fact: Ron is a licensed private pilot glider.


Dario Ambrosini

Chief Marketing Officer

Dario is a senior marketing executive with 15+ years of SaaS and marketing leadership experience. He has held roles in enterprise and small business marketing at Switchfly, Yahoo! and American Express OPEN.

Fun Fact: He grew up in the United States and Italy.

Jeff Staley

Jeff Staley
VP of Global Sales

Jeff is a senior sales executive with extensive leadership experience in enterprise software sales, alliances and business development. Jeff has worked with Fortune 1000 accounts during his tenure at Apttus, Salesforce, SAP, Oracle and Siebel Systems.

Fun Fact: Jeff served as a US Air Force Captain.


Kishore Subramanian

VP of Engineering

Kishore hails from Google, where he was a Sr. Software Engineer. At Google, he most recently worked on a Java/Kotlin library for the Google Assistant and led key areas for the Files Go Android App and Google Web Designer. His previous experience includes senior engineering roles at Motorola Mobility, JackBe and Agile Software.

Fun Fact: Kishore led the team that built Agile PLM's first web-based user interface.

Miguel Tam

Miguel Tam
VP of Marketing

Miguel has successfully launched new products at companies like Apttus, Oracle, CA/Niku and i2. He brings over two decades of experience as a marketing executive in product marketing, corporate marketing and sales enablement.

Fun Fact: If you unscramble Miguel’s full name, it's "I'm gruesome talent."

Just a bunch of Propellerheads

At Propel we like to say we’re a company of Propellerheads changing how people collaborate and launch products. Our software is built 100% on Salesforce, so our team can spend less time worrying about infrastructure, and more time building incredible products.

To create awesome, innovative software, we rely on our incredible team of Propellerheads – and we are always looking for the best and brightest minds to help us achieve our vision.

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