Recent Posts from Courtney Gold

2017 CRN Emerging Vendors List

By Courtney Gold on May 22, 2017

SkyKick is passionate about building products that makes it easy and efficient for IT providers to migrate, backup and manage their customers in the cloud 

Each year CRN creates the Emerging Vendors list, an annual compilation of startup technology companies that are committed to developing innovative products to meet the ever-changing demands of the IT market.

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Kyl Wellman - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 7, 2017

What is your role at SkyKick?

I’m a DevOps engineer.  I respond to issues by diagnosing them, and then either resolving them or working with engineering teams to get them scheduled into a sprint. This allows us to improve our products’ reliability, while still being responsive to customer pain points.

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Stacey Gardella - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 3, 2017

In your own words, describe your role at SkyKick.

When I first joined SkyKick in 2015 I was hired as an Agile Consultant to help figure out a flexible process for software development. Fast forward to today, I am the Director of Engineering- QA- where I oversee Quality Assurance, Agile Coaches and the release process.

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Sonam Saxena - Team Profile

By Courtney Gold on Apr 3, 2017

What is your role at SkyKick?

I am Senior Director of Product Management for our Scale Business, and my team is on point for working with larger SkyKick Partners that want to use our Syndication or Developer products to go faster by integrating SkyKick platform into their technology stack. 

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Gender and Identity in the Workplace: An Opera’s Singer’s Guide to Overcoming the Challenges of the Tech World

By Courtney Gold on Mar 8, 2017

On February 2nd 2017, SkyKick's own Sarah Gilbert spoke at Seattle Women in Tech’s first event of 2017: Gender and Identity in the workplace.

Those selected were asked to do a 5-minute presentation on how they identified in the world of technology, how they overcame challenges because of their identity, and what those experiences taught them.

In this post, we quiz Sarah on her journey, and experience telling her story at the event.

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SkyKick 2nd fastest growing in Seattle on 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 List

By Courtney Gold on Nov 16, 2016

5 years ago SkyKick set a goal to make sure all IT solutions providers could be more successful in the cloud.

Each year Deloitte creates the Technology Fast 500 list, where they recognize companies in North America ranging from software to biotech who have shown rapid growth in their industry. 

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