Tech Startup Hires Former Entrepreneur as Chief Executive Officer to Spearhead Growth
Online PR News – 08-June-2021 – CHICAGO – PolicyCo, a SaaS company that develops online policy and procedure authoring, management, and distribution tools, announces Adam Ochstein as Chief Executive Officer. Most recently, Ochstein founded tech startup, StratEx, growing it to become a market leader and among Chicago’s “Best Places to Work,” leading to its acquisition by Toast, the unicorn restaurant management platform provider.
“Adam has a unique set of skills related to human resources, policy, technology and operations that make him a perfect fit for PolicyCo,” said PolicyCo Founder and VP Engineering, Bill Butler. “He understands how to navigate business relationships and roadmaps in a dynamic business environment, and I’m grateful for the skills he brings to the table.”
With experience growing startups to become market leaders, Ochstein joins PolicyCo to aid in the development and execution of its go-to-market strategy, building out vertical solutions and creating a partnership program. Over the next year, Ochstein plans to grow the team by 50 in the areas of sales, marketing, product development, consulting, customer service and leadership.
“I’m equally excited and humbled to be joining PolicyCo at this stage of the company’s life cycle,” said Adam Ochstein, PolicyCo CEO. “The product the team has built is innovative in how it logically breaks down a policy to its atomic level and allows users to link articles to third party controls and automatically tie to supporting evidence. I couldn’t be more thrilled to lead the effort in scaling the team and becoming the undisputed market leader in the emerging and critical category of Policy Management Systems.”
PolicyCo simplifies compliance writing, management, distribution and evidence collection, making audit preparations less stressful and time-consuming. Its cloud-based compliance management system helps both new and mature companies incorporate structure into their policies. Businesses can invite unlimited users and assign roles, including Project Managers, Authors and Viewers, and multiple authors can collaborate on sections within a policy in real-time.
PolicyCo’s in-house vCISO expertise provides guidance as companies begin the compliance journey or when advancing to a higher state of compliance and cybersecurity maturity. PolicyCo has mapped controls for SOC2, HIPAA, NIST CSF, HITRUST and many others back to 18 pre-written policies in the marketplace and have incorporated evidence-gathering into the platform.
For more information on PolicyCo, contact the PolicyCo team at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit https://policyco.io/
PolicyCo is a SaaS company that develops online policy and procedure authoring, management, and distribution tools. By putting all documents in one place with a consistent format, PolicyCo alleviates the headaches associated with policy writing and management. With a frictionless sign-up process and unparalleled customer support, PolicyCo makes policy and procedure authoring and management accessible to small to mid-sized businesses and organizations. For more information, visit https://policyco.io/