Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company and provider of local marketing SaaS technology, Surefire Social, announces the appointment of Tony Surak as CRO.
McLean, VA — Nov. 2, 2015 — Surefire Social is pleased to announce that Tony Surak has joined Surefire Social as its Chief Revenue Officer. He brings to the table over 20 years of marketing, corporate strategy, business development and sales management experience, and is a well-recognized leader in the DC tech community.
“Tony’s joining the management team brings SaaS sales management expertise to Surefire Social at a very important time. This move by the company punctuates our transition to a technology-enabled services company, and our intention to scale the company as such,” said Chris Marentis, Surefire Social founder and CEO. “Tony is attracted to Surefire because he sees a fast growing company with very compelling software and all the pieces in place to become a leader in our space (SaaS software and services for multi-location brands).”
Mr. Surak is an accomplished sales/business development/software executive with a successful track record of running and/or building high-performance sales organizations for several tech companies in the metro DC area. Previously, he served at several top-level management positions, including VP of Global Sales at FoundationDB; and Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Consumer & Enterprise Business Unit at GlobalLogic, Inc.
Mr. Surak earned a Master’s in Business Administration from the Wharton School, a Master of Science Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California, and a Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech.