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With a relentless focus on customer success and value, Eric Thurston has enabled some of the world’s leading organizations to take advantage of software and technology to improve business performance. Eric took the helm at Personify as CEO in 2013 with a laser focus on helping nonprofit organizations leverage technology to fulfill their missions. He led the company through a major product and operational transformation, positioning Personify as the clear market leader in constituent management and engagement solutions.
Prior to Personify, Eric has served in multiple executive roles such as president of Mitratech, a multi-national legal services company, and senior vice president of operations at P2 Energy Solutions. He has been influential in strategic initiatives including multiple successful acquisitions at both organizations. Eric began his career as an engineer with the Shell Oil Co. before moving into enterprise technology at Oracle and SAP. He lives in the Austin area and enjoys boating, hiking and fishing with his family.