BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Social Solutions Global, the leading provider of impact and performance management software for human services, announced today that Joel Martins joined the company as Chief Technology Officer, on November 28, 2016. Martins has extensive experience leading engineering teams to create and improve upon best-in-class software products. He is also deeply familiar with the unique needs of customers in the non-profit and foundation space, having spent nearly 3 years transforming the engineering team and product offerings at MicroEdge, the world’s leading grants management software company.
Martins is passionate about creating high performing teams and delivering software that exceeds client expectations. “My mission is to build the best software team in the world,” he said. “I look forward to working with our engineers and the entire Social Solutions team to continue to provide exceptional products and services for our customers.”
Martins joins the company’s leadership team at an exciting time. Kristin Nimsger, who was named Social Solutions’ CEO last month, has made clear her commitment to growth in order to positively affect even more organizations and the people they serve.
“Through our products, we intend to touch 40 million lives daily by 2019, and I am confident Joel’s leadership will help us reach that goal,” said Nimsger. “Joel’s technical expertise along with his success and passion for creating and managing high-performing teams is exactly the type of leader that will help Social Solutions continue to grow.”
Before joining MicroEdge, Martins spent over 14 years at Symantec, one of the world’s largest software companies, where he led global teams in the development of software products for enterprise business. At Symantec, Martins was the Engineering leader for the NetBackup 7.5 release, the largest product launch in Symantec history at the time.
"We are constantly looking to improve our best-in-class products to better enable data-driven decision-making and usability for our customers,” said Nimsger. “Joel’s resume is second to none when it comes to developing innovative enhancements to trusted products that support scalability, simplicity and user-centric design.”
Social Solutions’ products--Apricot Essentials, Apricot, and Efforts to Outcomes (ETO)--help organizations track and analyze their efforts in order to serve more beneficiaries. To date, Social Solutions’ software has been used by over 180,000 people across 18,000 organizations, and these numbers continue to grow. Social Solutions is committed to continuing to provide top-of-the-line products, empowering its customers to continue transform the lives of the people they serve.
About Social Solutions Global
Social Solutions Global, the provider of Efforts to Outcomes (ETO®) and Apricot® Software, specializes in outcomes management software for human services, workforce, and education programs. Across the globe, our software is the leader in equipping thousands of organizations with the tools needed to transform the lives of children, adults, and families by making data useful to staff at all levels, from case managers to executive leadership. Follow us on Twitter: @SocialSolutions