ERIC MORGAN

Chief Executive Officer

Morgan has held Executive leadership roles in successful software and cloud companies since 1997 and has held the role of CEO for the past 10 years. After joining Workfront in 2011 as the President & CEO, the company has accelerated its growth and become one of the fastest growing enterprise SaaS companies. In addition to his strategic leadership which has focused Workfront on it’s core market opportunities, Morgan was instrumental in securing the company’s two most recent rounds of financing totaling more than $50 million led by JMI Equity and Greenspring Associates. Under Eric’s tenure the company has been recognized by Deloitte Fast 500, Forbes AMPC, Utah Fast 50, MWCN Utah 100, and Utah Business’ Best Places to Work as one of the fastest growing companies and best places to work.

Morgan has extensive experience leading and building high growth enterprise technology companies. Prior to leading Workfront, he was the President & CEO of AdvancedMD, a Francisco Partners company, where he successfully grew the business at more than a 30% topline CAGR in a fiercely competitive market. After acquiring and integrating an Electronic Health Record solution into the company’s flagship Practice Management offering, his three-year tenure with AdvancedMD concluded with the sale of the business to ADP.

After spending his early career at NCR Corporation, Morgan played an instrumental leadership role during his 13-year tenure at ERP leader Lawson Software, heading up the Healthcare business unit, the company’s largest, most profitable and highest growth business.

Morgan is an active investor and board member for several early stage technology companies in the vibrant Utah market, lives in Park City and enjoys the mountain life activities it offers.

JOE STAPLES

Chief Marketing Officer

As Chief Marketing Officer for Workfront, Joe leads a best-in-class marketing organization focused on building the Workfront brand and driving awareness, thought-leadership, and demand generation.

Joe brings with him 18 years of deep marketing and leadership experience as a Chief Marketing Officer/Executive Vice President of Marketing. Prior to Workfront, Joe was the Chief Marketing Officer for Interactive Intelligence, where he increased the company’s brand recognition from 6% to over 75%, while helping to transition them from a software provider, to a SaaS leader. At the time of Joe’s departure in 2013, the company had revenues of over $300 million -- a 600% increase during his tenure. Joe held prior marketing and management positions, all in the tech sector, with Captaris, Novell, and Wicat Systems.

Joe knows how to build and execute creative campaigns that get noticed; having developed a number of award-winning brand building campaigns using video, promotional contests, events, PR, and advertising.

Additionally, Joe has extensive international experience, having built marketing organizations from scratch in EMEA, APAC and Latin America. He is a frequent presenter at events and has been published in a number of leading business and tech publications.

In Joe’s free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and five children, and is a self-admitted, non-recovering advertising junkie. He is also a huge baseball fan (go M’s) and enjoys snowmobiling, racquetball and golf.

Steven ZoBell

Chief Product & Technology Officer

As Chief Product & Technology Officer for Workfront, Steve leads the Workfront engineering and platform hosting and operations organizations as they develop the company’s purpose-built solutions for IT and marketing teams. He also works closely with the Workfront product and services teams to ensure that the technology platform is evolving to meet customer and market needs.

Steve brings more than 20 years of product development, software engineering and business management experience to the Workfront Team. Prior to Workfront, Steve was the Chief Product and Technology Officer at ADP AdvancedMD where his contributions included the launch of the AdvancedMD iPad and iPhone mobile solutions, and the development of the AdvancedInsight business intelligence tools. He also worked closely with the Implementation Services teams to dramatically increase first year satisfaction of customers. Steve also previously served as the Chief Technology Officer for inContact. Some of his other accomplishments include overseeing the development of three Microsoft franchises: Amped snowboarding, Top Spin tennis, and Links golf.
During the course of his career, Steve has also been involved in the development of more than 25 critically acclaimed, award-winning, commercial software products.

In Steve’s free time, he can be found spending time with his family where they are constantly looking for opportunities to venture to Southern Utah to go jeeping and boating or simply find an awesome beach anywhere in the world to play and relax on.

NATE BOWLER

Executive Vice President, Sales

As Executive Vice President of Sales, Nate is responsible for worldwide account management and revenue growth.

One of Workfront’s co-founders, Nate has served in several capacities over the years. Most recently, he was Workfront’s General Manager of the Marketing Solutions Group where he led the sales organization and go-to-market strategy for Workfront’s business unit serving marketing and creative teams.

Prior to his business role, Nate served as Workfront’s Chief Technology Officer. Under his leadership Workfront launched its work management SaaS platform and grew from small startup to a market-leading solution provider.

In addition to work, Nate enjoys the many outdoor activities living in Utah affords. When he isn’t riding ATVs, skiing down the slopes, or chipping for birdie, he’s spending time with family or rooting for UNLV basketball.

Brent Nixon

General Manager of ProofHQ, a Workfront Company

As the General Manager of ProofHQ, Brent is responsible for overall business goals and the sales and go-to-market strategy for ProofHQ's online proofing business.

Brent brings over 20 years of technology industry experience in executive leadership, sales and product management. Prior to Workfront, Brent was VP of Sales and Marketing at Vineyard Network, which was acquired by Procera Networks in 2013. Brent has held leadership positions in both startup and global public companies and also was the President and CEO for Cymphonix Corp prior to their acquisition.

In Brent’s free time, he enjoys the many outdoor activities with his wife and three daughters, including skiing (snow and water) golfing, hiking and cycling.

AUSTIN MILLER

Vice President, Human Resources

As Vice President of Human Resources, Austin is responsible for building a high performing, and rewarding workplace within Workfront by overseeing our people, places and compliance at an enterprise level. Since joining Workfront, Austin has a proven track record of strategic growth and culture development within an organization and has a passion for building high performing, and happy employees. Austin also sits on the executive team as a trusted advisor on strategic HR development and company maturation.

Austin has over a decade experience as a Human Resource and Talent Acquisition leader, and he specializes in creating and improving operational metrics, enhancing communication, and improving company drive toward top revenue. Prior to Workfront, Austin worked with CirclePix, Utah Valley University, SirsiDynix, and Omniture.

Austin received his bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Utah Valley University, and his Masters degree in Human Resource Leadership from Sullivan University. Austin is recognized in the Who’s Who of growing leaders in Utah, and is the most connected person we know.

When Austin has free time he enjoys spending time with his three boys and beautiful wife. He also loves playing a good paintball game, reading, and watching football.

GREG PETERSON

Vice President of Corporate Development, M & A

As Vice President of Corporate Development, M & A, Greg manages strategic partnerships and technology relationships that will help Workfront achieve short-term and long-term objectives. Since joining Workfront, Greg has been vital in formalizing the company’s planned approach to strategic corporate development.

Greg brings with him over 25 years of leadership, operational, and professional investment experience. He has held executive positions at three Fortune 1000 companies and has helped to create more than $2 billion in shareholder value. As an investment professional, he has a career net IRR of more than 24%. Prior to joining Workfront, Greg served as the GM for OrangeSoda, Inc, a division of Deluxe Corporation, and led to a path to profitability and subsequent acquisition by Deluxe Corporation. Greg serves as an advisor to several private equity/venture backed companies and also serves on the board of trustees for the UCR of Intermountain Healthcare.

In Greg’s free time, he enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors, and competing as an age group Ironman Triathlete.

Scott Johnson

Chairman and Founder

Scott Johnson, Chairman and Founder of Workfront is recognized as a business leader who challenges traditional management mentalities and applies out-of-the-box thinking to solve the important business problems faced by organizations today. “What I really care about is helping organizations understand and organize the work that is most important to business success,” says Johnson. “Business leaders who are able to clearly communicate objectives and efficiently organize the workplace empower their employees to maximize the value of their efforts. This concept guides everything we do at Workfront.”

A true adrenaline junky, Scott hasn’t found a sport that involves going fast with something strapped to his feet he doesn’t like. The same passion for pushing limits to achieve excellence in extreme sports helped make Workfront a fast growing company that has been instrumental in helping thousands of business leaders empower their workforce, streamline processes, and transform their businesses.

Johnson is a graduate of Brigham Young University and an acknowledged expert in project management. An engaging speaker and consultant, Johnson has been featured in such publications as CIO Magazine, Business Management Magazine, PM Network, and Business Week.

Eric Morgan

CEO

Morgan has held Executive leadership roles in successful software and cloud companies since 1997 and has held the role of CEO for the past 10 years. After joining Workfront in 2011 as the President & CEO, the company has accelerated its growth and become one of the fastest growing enterprise SaaS companies. In addition to his strategic leadership which has focused Workfront on it’s core market opportunities, Morgan was instrumental in securing the company’s two most recent rounds of financing totaling more than $50 million led by JMI Equity and Greenspring Associates. Under Eric’s tenure the company has been recognized by Deloitte Fast 500, Forbes AMPC, Utah Fast 50, MWCN Utah 100, and Utah Business’ Best Places to Work as one of the fastest growing companies and best places to work.

Morgan has extensive experience leading and building high growth enterprise technology companies. Prior to leading Workfront, he was the President & CEO of AdvancedMD, a Francisco Partners company, where he successfully grew the business at more than a 30% topline CAGR in a fiercely competitive market. After acquiring and integrating an Electronic Health Record solution into the company’s flagship Practice Management offering, his three-year tenure with AdvancedMD concluded with the sale of the business to ADP.

After spending his early career at NCR Corporation, Morgan played an instrumental leadership role during his 13-year tenure at ERP leader Lawson Software, heading up the Healthcare business unit, the company’s largest, most profitable and highest growth business.

Morgan is an active investor and board member for several early stage technology companies in the vibrant Utah market, lives in Park City and enjoys the mountain life activities it offers.

Richard Allen

Richard Allen is a seasoned business executive with more than 25 years of experience in technology companies. Mr. Allen was the chief financial officer of J.D. Edwards (now Oracle Corporation), an enterprise application software company, from January 1990 to September 2003, and held several senior management positions and titles since joining J.D. Edwards in August 1985. Prior to joining J.D. Edwards, Mr. Allen served as controller for Luff Exploration, an oil and gas exploration and production company, from 1982 to 1985, and as a senior accountant with Coopers & Lybrand, a public accounting firm, from 1979 to 1982. He also serves on the board of directors of three privately held companies.

Mr. Allen holds a B.S. degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting from Colorado State. He joined the Workfront board of directors in early 2012.

Peter Arrowsmith

Peter Arrowsmith joined JMI in 1996 and is based in San Diego. He is currently a director of Workfront, Business.com, Granicus, Lytx, Recruiting.com, The Search Agency, WhiteHat Security and xMatters. Prior to joining JMI, Peter was an associate at AEA Investors and a business analyst at McKinsey & Company.

John Avirett

John is currently a Principal at Greenspring Associates, where he oversees the due diligence of fund and direct investments as well as management of the Analyst Program. Prior to joining the global venture capital investment firm, Avirett was an Associate at Zurich Financial Services. John is currently a board observer on Turn and Zulily, and is responsible for the firm’s investment in Lithium Technologies.

John graduated from John Hopkins University with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Economics. John also studied via exchange at the University of Wollongong in Australia.

Susan Carstensen

Susan brings more than 25 years of business leadership experience to the table, most recently from RightNow Technologies (acquired in 2011 by Oracle, Inc.), where she served in various roles, including Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Chief Operating Officer (COO), and SVP, Customer Experience. Susan also served on the Board of Directors of LiveOffice (acquired by Symantec). Prior to RightNow, Carstensen was CFO at Powerhouse Technologies, Inc., and held management positions at Martin Marietta Astronautics Group (acquired by Lockheed Martin) and Ernst & Young LLP.

Susan holds a B.A. and B.S. in Business and Political Science from Montana State University-Bozeman.

Bill Conroy

Bill Conroy is a proven technology executive with expertise in corporate strategy and operations for high growth companies. Bill was an IBM Solutions Executive in IBM’s Information Management Organization. He joined Initiate Systems as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director in July of 2002 and orchestrated the sale of the company to IBM in March of 2010. He served as the President / Chief Operating Officer and Director of Click Commerce (Nasdaq: CKCM). Prior to Click Commerce, Bill was a Venture Partner at Insight Capital Group. Prior to that he served as EVP and COO of Tenfold Corporation (Nasdaq: TENF). Bill enjoyed eleven years with Oracle Corporation where his last position was to manage operations in the central and western U.S. He began his career at IBM and holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University.