Experienced Software Engineer to Head Technology Strategy for Leading Cloud-Based Construction Management Provider
CARPINTERIA, Calif., March 17, 2015 — Procore Technologies, Inc., the world's number one most widely used construction management software, today announced the appointment of Sam Crigman to Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, Crigman will play a key role in shaping Procore's technology strategy as the company embarks on its next phase of growth and leadership.
As Chief Technology Officer, Crigman will oversee all technical functions including product development strategy and roadmap, software development, visual design, quality assurance, and new client integrations. Crigman's responsibilities also include communicating the company's technology strategy to investors, management, staff, partners, customers, and key stakeholders.
"Since joining Procore, Sam has more than demonstrated the leadership, drive, and technical expertise to guide our ongoing development and strengthen Procore's position as the industry leader. I am thrilled to appoint him to this new role and confident that his expertise will help bring new innovation to our engineering organization and strategy," said Tooey Courtemanche, CEO of Procore.
Procore has helped countless construction services companies around the world improve their project management by streamlining communication and increasing collaboration—minimizing risk and delays, and increasing profits. Procore enables construction professionals to collaborate on projects from any Internet-connected device with access to all project documents, contracts, RFIs, submittals, schedules, drawings, and more. Procore allows general contractors, construction management firms, architects, and engineers to edit and share data in the field, and provides facility owners with continuous visibility on the progress of their entire project portfolio.
Sam most recently served as Vice President of Engineering at Procore and has been with the company since 2005. With more than a decade of technology leadership experience, Crigman brings experience managing large global teams and delivering innovation, with a focus on customer needs and product quality.
"Much of Procore's success to date can be directly attributed to our technology and the caliber of our employees. The strength of our cloud-based platform lies in Procore's ability to provide firms with powerful, yet easy-to-use capabilities to control the success of their projects in real time. I am honored to assume the role of CTO of Procore and look forward to leveraging my years of leadership experience to support talented and innovative employees that develop and deliver cutting edge technology to revolutionize construction project management," says Crigman.
Sam holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
About Procore Technologies Inc.
Procore Technologies, Inc., the world's number one most widely used construction management software, helps firms drastically increase project efficiency and accountability by streamlining and mobilizing project communication and documentation. Hundreds of thousands of registered Procore users manage all types of construction projects including industrial plants, office buildings, apartment complexes, university facilities, retail centers, and more. For more information about Procore Technologies, or for a free online demo, visit www.procore.com.