HouseCanary Appoints Jeff Somers as President and Chief Operating Officer
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2019--HouseCanary, the leading real estate technology company providing the most accurate home valuations to drive smarter decisions across the residential real estate ecosystem, announced the appointment of Jeff Somers to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer. Somers joins HouseCanary from Insureon, the nation’s leading digital insurance platform.
In his new role, Somers will focus on leading the operations of HouseCanary as the business continues to grow. Somers’ hire comes at a crucial time in the company’s growth, as it continues to scale its roster of institutional investor clients and further develops its offering for consumers under the ComeHome brand.
“Jeff brings a unique perspective and skill set to the HouseCanary leadership team and I couldn’t be more thrilled to partner with him,” said Jeremy Sicklick, CEO and Co-founder of HouseCanary. “His experience in product development, as well as his background working with global marketplaces will be key as we scale the company and expand into new areas,” Sicklick added.
Somers is a technology industry veteran with experience at firms including eBay, Microsoft, Zillow and Amazon. Prior to joining HouseCanary, Somers was the President at Insureon. Previously, he was also Chief Product Officer at Ticketmaster, where he led a 150+ person product, design, UX, mobile, and advertising team responsible for creating, crafting, and optimizing the end-to-end fan and client experiences.
“HouseCanary is a proven disruptor that is bringing greater transparency and predictability into the residential real estate market,” said Jeff Somers. “The company has enterprise-grade technology, great customers and a very robust product roadmap. I’m excited to roll up my sleeves and help HouseCanary grow as it embarks into an exciting new chapter,” said Somers.
Founded in 2013, HouseCanary is a real estate technology company providing the most accurate home valuations to drive smarter decisions across the real estate ecosystem. Clients include leading institutional investors and lenders who trust HouseCanary’s products to fuel acquisition, portfolio management, underwriting and other processes. HouseCanary can be found at www.housecanary.com
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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY RESIDENTIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE
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