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September 01, 2015 12:35 AM ET

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Company Overview of PayScale, Inc.

Company Overview

PayScale, Inc. provides cloud compensation software for individuals and business customers. It offers Insight Expert, a software-as-a service to streamline salary benchmarking, set and adjust pay ranges, get pay right and identify flight risks, allocate pay increases, and create executive reports; and price jobs in multiple geographies, industries, or company size with MDA. The company also provides professional services to evaluate current compensation structures and practices, formulate compensation strategies, and develop and implement new compensation structure; and manage compensation plan on an ongoing basis, perform quarterly compensation check-ups on a routine schedule, conduct an an...

542 1st Avenue South

Suite 400

Seattle, WA 98104

United States

Founded in 2002





Key Executives for PayScale, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Founder, Vice President of Product Development and Board Observer
Chairman of Advisory Board and Vice President of Data Analytics
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Product Officer and Board Observer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

PayScale, Inc. Key Developments

PayScale, Inc. Appoints Melody Brown as Senior Vice President

Melody Brown was appointed Senior Vice President of Sales for PayScale, Inc. Melody is a high performance sales and marketing technology leader with a consistent record of driving results. Prior to joining PayScale, Melody served as Vice President Sales and Channel, Americas for DataCore Software.

PayScale, Inc. Announces Executive Appointments

PayScale, Inc. announced the company hired Melody Brown as Senior Vice President of Sales and promoted Stacey Klimek to Vice President of People. The two new appointments bolster the leadership team by increasing PayScale's focus on expanding its existing customer base and attracting talent to join a number of growing teams across the company. These appointments will also enable the company to continue its significant expansion following a $100 million investment from growth investment firm, Warburg Pincus in April. She joins PayScale from DataCore Software. Previously, Brown was Vice President of Online Experience, Digital Marketing and Inside Sales at Safeco Insurance. Prior to joining PayScale, Klimek was Chief Financial Officer at the construction management firm Redhawk Group and Controller at two prominent Seattle technology firms- Captura Software and NetMotion Wireless.

PayScale, Inc. Appoints Dave Smith as Chief Product Officer

PayScale, Inc. announced the appointment of Dave Smith to Chief Product Officer. In this new role, Smith will now be responsible for the company's strategic direction, building upon PayScale's impressive business growth and recent $100 million investment from Warburg Pincus. Smith will now also be responsible for defining PayScale's B2B product strategy, in addition to management of the company's B2B sales, marketing and product development teams. Additionally, Dave will become an observer on the board of directors.

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