SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Deputy, a leader in cloud-based applications for employee scheduling and time and attendance management, is expanding its North American management team with the appointment of Jason Walker to the newly created role of VP of Strategy and Operations for North America. Based in Deputy’s new US head-office in Atlanta, Georgia, Jason will be responsible for growing Deputy’s footprint across North America.
Commenting on his new role, Jason Walker, VP of Strategy and Operations for North America said, “I first met the Deputy team as a prospective customer and instantly saw the potential for how this innovative technology can have a meaningful impact on the work-life balance of business managers and employees, and boost productivity in businesses of any size. I am honored to join this world class team as we accelerate Deputy’s global expansion into the world’s biggest market.”
Jason brings more than two decades of executive experience and insight, most recently as Executive Director of Corporate Innovation at MarketSource Inc. where he provided strategic and operational leadership and led the company’s most important business transformation efforts.
Prior to his roles at MarketSource, Jason held numerous leadership roles at The Home Depot, led a successful outdoor adventure company, and served as a political consultant and advisor to multiple US politicians.
Speaking on the appointment, Deputy Co-founder and CTO, Ashik Ahmed, said, “Jason’s considerable operational and industry experience in the USA will help us manage our rapid expansion and capture market share.”
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Deputy is a simple to use, cloud-based shift scheduling, task management, and time and attendance management platform for businesses that seamlessly integrates with the world’s leading payroll software. Deputy provides organizations with synchronized scheduling, timesheets, tasking, communication and reporting. Customers and their employees can access the Deputy system through a desktop computer, and apps for iPhone, Deputy Kiosk for iPad, the Apple Watch, and Android. For more information on Deputy, please visit http://www.deputy.com