As VP of Marketing for FM:Systems, Loren Shumate brings almost 25 years of experience as both a marketing and sales leader. Loren has held leadership positions with several hypergrowth technology companies where she raised their public profile through media relations, messaging and branding, and accelerated demand generation to include: progressive analytics software company, QLIK, where she worked from start-up through IPO, marketing technology company, Netsertive, where she was head of marketing for over 3 years and most recently Phononic, a disruptive solid-state technology company that has reinvented cooling and refrigeration. Loren holds a BA in Marketing Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.