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.
Our Leadership Team
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
EVP of Sales
Bill joins Propel after a long career building winning teams with great culture. His teams have grown businesses from early startup stage to revenues of well over $35,000,000. All while intensely focused on the customer.
Fun Fact: Bill coached his two daughters in Woman's Rugby where their team won the National High School championship in 2014.
VP of Alliances
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."
VP of Professional Services
September has worked with PLM customers for over 20 years in high-tech electronics, medical device, semi-conductor and consumer electronics. She has personally implemented over 400 customers with four different PLM products. She is excited to be working with the Salesforce Platform where finally she has the flexibility to design solutions for the "one unique use-case" that each customer has.
Fun Fact: September loves to go on adventures and spent a year traveling around the world with her husband and kids.
VP of Solution Consulting
Kevin has been building successful solution consulting teams for over 25 years. His roots are in engineering and product design solutions. He helped grow PTC from a startup to $1.2B in revenue, and joined Agile/Oracle through the acquisition of Eigner. Kevin spent the last 10 years in the big data space with Endeca and Oracle bringing a strong perspective around data driven decision making to Propel.
Fun Fact: In his freshman year, Kevin made 10 parachute jumps landing in the trees twice. He quickly took up more down-to-earth hobbies like sailing and scuba diving.
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.
Interested? View Opportunities at Propel