Broad-Crawford To Lead Product Strategy & Design, Bolster Growing Team
CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today parking reservation service SpotHero
announced that Anthony
Broad-Crawford has joined the company as Chief Product Officer.
Broad-Crawford brings over 16 years of experience to SpotHero from a
range of companies including Fortune 100s and startups. He will be
responsible for product strategy and will focus on product design, user
research, user experience, and data science.
“SpotHero has always been dedicated to providing an easy customer
experience,” said Mark Lawrence, co-founder and CEO of SpotHero. “We
look forward to having Anthony take our product to the next level.”
Broad-Crawford joins SpotHero from Fooda, where he was the Chief
Technology Officer, leading product, design, and engineering. He also
held executive roles at GiveForward, StartupBus, and Within3, where he
was a co-founder.
“I am excited to join the SpotHero team as the world turns its attention
toward automotive,” said Anthony Broad-Crawford, Chief Product Officer
of SpotHero. “There is no better place to be innovating right now than
SpotHero, which is positioned at the center of mobile, connected car,
and hardware design.”
Broad-Crawford is the latest addition to SpotHero’s growing product and
development teams, as the company continues to expand its
industry-leading parking reservation service. Prior to Broad-Crawford’s
hire, the company recruited Ellen Shapiro to lead mobile development,
and has now hired 10 new employees in product and development in 2016.
Currently, SpotHero is hiring for four product, design and development
roles and more than 19 positions
overall in its Chicago headquarters and satellite offices. The company
has grown to over 100 employees and was recently
named one of the best places to work for women under 35 in Chicago.
is a parking reservation service that enables drivers to reserve parking
spots with convenient garages, lots and valets. The company offers easy
and affordable parking at more than 2,500 locations in cities across the
country, including New
Launched in 2011, SpotHero is led by founders Mark Lawrence and Larry
Kiss, and has raised $27 million in VC funding. Learn more at SpotHero.com
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