LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cronycle (www.cronycle.com), a content discovery and collaboration platform where professionals can discover, share, and annotate the most relevant articles for ultimate brainstorming, is announcing the appointment of tech influencer and startup mentor, Theo Priestley, as CEO. With his wealth of experience in senior positions at software companies, and advisory roles working with diverse startups such as Cupenya, and Novaquark (developing the E3 hit Dual Universe), Priestley will drive Cronycle’s efforts in expanding its content discovery and collaboration services internationally.
“We are thrilled to welcome Theo to our team as we look to expand our global presence and pursue new user outreach strategies,” said Nicolas Granatino, Co-Founder of Cronycle. “We have built an incredible platform and are growing an enthusiastic community of users. Now we want to reach an even larger community and expand our presence, and we are confident that Theo will lead us in this direction.”
At Cronycle, Priestley will be tasked with executing new growth strategies, defining new market opportunities, and expanding the senior team in line with an increasing user base.
“Cronycle has built an amazing platform and community for anyone working to discover and collaborate with others. I’m excited to be joining and leading Cronycle at a time when we are relinquishing control over what information we use in our working and personal lives to complex algorithms,” said Priestley. “Cronycle is perfect for content marketers and analysts who are stuck with using multiple tools to achieve the same goal, but with no real way to be truly collaborative and productive. I’m delighted to help lead the change in turning information overload into actionable intelligence.”
Prior to joining Cronycle, Priestley held the position of Chief Technology Evangelist for top European enterprise software company, Software AG, and is currently active in the startup community mentoring within UK and US accelerators, such as Alchemist and HTC’s new Vive-X accelerator for Virtual Reality startups. He also sits on a number of advisory boards where he helps with go to market strategy. Priestley has consistently been named in the Top 100 Influencer lists in FinTech, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, and frequently speaks at tech conferences worldwide.
Cronycle, the brainchild of Nicolas Granatino and Pierre Andurand, was created in 2013 with the aim of turning information abundance into actionable intelligence. Cronycle is a research collaboration platform and the perfect tool for content marketers and analysts who are stuck with using multiple tools to achieve the same goal. Cronycle is headquartered in London, England.