Kapost Leadership Team

Kapost leadership team member Toby Murdock CEO

Toby Murdock

CEO & Co-Founder

Toby is Kapost’s CEO, co-founding the company in 2009. An entrepreneur with the heart of a marketer, Toby leads Kapost and its world-class customers to elevate their content out of the complexity of the status quo and into the transformational success of content operations. Prior to Kapost, Toby was the co-founder and CEO of Qloud, leading their social music service from day one through a successful sale to Buzz Media. When he’s not sharing his vision of marketing, Toby is biking, hiking, or skiing in Boulder, CO with his wife and three daughters.

 Kapost leadership team member Richard Scheig CRO

Richard Scheig

CRO

Richard serves as Kapost’s CRO, drawing from over two decades of MarTech Enterprise and SaaS experience to lead Kapost’s sales and customer success teams and support leading marketing organizations through the transformation to content operations that span the entire customer lifecycle. Richard ’s laser focus on the customer experience and passion for relationship-building contributed to the success of MarketSoft, Unica, IBM, BombBomb, and more. When he’s not organizing sales-marketing-CS alignment, Richard is rafting, fishing, or skiing with his wife and two boys.

Kapost leadership team member Christine Bottagaro

Christine Bottagaro

CMO

Christine serves as Kapost’s CMO, leading the marketing function to focus relentlessly on the customer and drive measurable results. Her love of the fast-paced, dynamic world of tech brought her to Sybase, SAP, Rally, and most recently, to Rogue Wave, where she created and executed marketing and go-to-market strategies across direct and partner channels as CMO. Despite her Sicilian roots, Christine passes on red wine, pasta, and garlic—but don’t let that fool you. She’s an expert in the kitchen and loves testing new recipes on her two sons.

Kapost leadership team member Michelle Johnston

Michelle Johnston

SVP of Professional Services

Michelle is SVP of Professional Services at Kapost, supporting leaders at the forefront of content operations. She has worked extensively on managing organizational change, leading through transformation, and mobilizing strategy. She also volunteers to help nonprofits and startups build intentional cultures that work in the real world. Michelle completed her Ph.D. in Psychology at Cornell University, with a focus in leadership and organizational development. When not deeply entrenched in content operations, she’s hiking and skiing in Colorado's Rocky Mountains.

 Kapost leadership team member Chris Willmore

Chris Willmore

VP of Engineering

Chris serves as Kapost’s VP of Engineering, bringing 13 years of experience creating large scale web services as a developer, service engineer, and leader. Chris began his career at Yahoo!, working in Silicon Valley and then London on projects for Calendar (the largest online calendar service at the time), Mail, and Answers. From the UK, Chris moved to Estonia where he ran a small firm creating systems for Shazam and led engineering at SaleMove. Chris recently relocated back to the States, bringing from Estonia his two beautiful children and a love for all things pickled.

Kapost leadership team member Nate Llerandi

Nate Llerandi

VP of Enterprise Sales

Nate is the VP of Enterprise Sales at Kapost. A former internationally competitive athlete, Nate currently funnels his focus, endless energy, and two decades of technology sales and leadership toward helping marketing organizations succeed through unified people, processes, and tools. He also volunteers with Salute Colorado, helping veterans transition back into civilian life and pursue their post-service careers. When not in the office or giving back, Nate can be found climbing the craggy mountains that surround his Boulder home (on his bike or on his feet).

Kapost leadership team member Kelley Turner

Kelley Turner

VP of Customer Success

Kelley is the VP of Customer Success at Kapost, partnering with customers through their entire journey to realize measurable value with Kapost. Prior to joining Kapost, she led customer success delivery for global enterprise clients and teams at Capital One, Datavail and MPEG LA. Outside of finding new ways to help our customers win, Kelley enjoys cooking, travel and playing outside with her husband and Bernese Mountain Dog (Cassie Mae) in Boulder, CO. You may even see Kelley walking to work with her husband and Cassie Mae ... the long two-block walk from home to Kapost.

Kapost leadership team member Riley Gibson

Riley Gibson

VP of Product, Design, and Marketing

Riley is the VP of Product, Design, and Marketing at Kapost. The ultimate advocate for building a cohesive customer experience, Riley works with multiple teams at Kapost to unify and innovate across Kapost’s brand, messaging, and product. Prior to joining Kapost, Riley co-founded Napkin Labs, a SaaS company that enabled brands including Nike, Whole Foods, and Sony to crowdsource rich content from targeted influencer communities. Riley loves to spend his free time relaxing and exploring the Colorado wilderness with his wife (also a marketing guru) and daughter.

Kapost leadership team member Eric Stout

Eric Stout

VP, Finance, BizOps, Development

Eric is the VP of Finance, Operations, and Business Development at Kapost, overseeing the numbers, operations (people and systems), and strategic partnerships. Prior to joining Kapost, he spent 10 years at Silicon Valley Bank, the leading bank to the tech startup industry, where he ultimately served as Senior Vice President of Fund Banking in the central region of the U.S. A proud graduate of the University of Colorado, you will often find Eric cheering on our local Boulder team with a hearty “Sko Buffs!” or in the great outdoors with his loving pup, Brodie.

Board Members

Paul-Bell

Paul Bell

Lead Edge Capital

Chris Marks

Chris Marks

High Country Ventures

Ali-Rahimtula

Ali Rahimtula

Cue Ball Capital

Brian-Wallace

Brian Wallace

Access Venture Partners

Angela Tucci

CA Technologies

Nader Akhnoukh

Kapost Co-Founder