November 27, 2023

Growth and Partnerships Tech Leader, Rick Snyder, Joins Cohesion's Board of Directors

Cohesion, a leading smart building software company, announced tech industry veteran Rick Snyder has joined its Board of Directors

Sabrina Zahn

New Director to Catalyze Rapid Commercial Expansion for the Smart Building Software Disruptor

Cohesion, a leading smart building software company, announced tech industry veteran Rick Snyder has joined its Board of Directors. Rick has embarked on a transformative journey in the technology sector, assuming diverse roles as an investor, board member, coach, and advisor since retiring from Cisco in 2019. Rick joins fellow board members Steve Koch, Raj Gupta, and CEO, Thru Shivakumar, bringing his exceptional track record and leadership to the forefront of Cohesion's journey. 

Through his distinguished career at Cisco, where he served as Senior Vice President of Americas Partner Sales and led teams to generate over $25 billion in revenue through partner collaborations, Rick is a testament of results-oriented leadership. As board member, advisor and investor across various disruptive technology and SaaS firms, he actively partners on strategy, organizational culture, leadership development, sales, operations, marketing, and routes-to-market. Rick stated, “I am excited to partner with Cohesion’s Board, CEO and senior leadership team to scale Cohesion’s operations, which are perfectly poised for exponential growth and adoption. Cohesion is challenging convention in the smart building space with its best in class platform and will soon be the brand to beat.”  

"We are thrilled to welcome Rick Snyder to Cohesion's Board of Directors. His expertise across innovative, high growth tech brands will accelerate Cohesion’s winning path. With Rick's guidance and our transformative technology, we look forward to achieving remarkable milestones and continuing to drive innovation in the real estate industry,” remarks CEO Thru Shivakumar." 

As Cohesion's board charts a course for the future, they aim to leverage Rick’s extensive commercialization and go to market experience to drive the company's expansion and innovation. With him onboard, Cohesion’s mission of accelerating resilience in every building by connecting people, places, and the planet, becomes significantly closer reality in the near future. 

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About Cohesion

Cohesion is a software platform that is leading the way in smart building technology – seamlessly connecting critical systems with the human ecosystem, simplifying management through transparent operations, and increasing asset value for owners by delivering better tenant experiences, digital operations and powerful insights. Cohesion offers a secure and comprehensive platform and a suite of products that harnesses building information by uniting workflows and integrating disparate systems to provide actionable insights for improving building performance and human experiences. Cloud-based and IoT-enabled, Cohesion’s platform can be customized, scaled and optimized to the latest technology developments in the market.

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