Live Earth Appoints Jim Barker as Vice President of Sales & Marketing

AUSTIN, TX – September 12, 2022 – Live Earth, a global leader in streaming analytics software, announced today the appointment of Jim Barker as their new Vice President of Sales & Marketing following last week’s announcement of their $10 million funding round.

Jim joins Live Earth with over 20 years of sales and marketing leadership experience in the technology space. “Live Earth has done a phenomenal job in solving large enterprises’ needs for real-time data insights to help them make better decisions faster,” stated Jim. “Making data driven decisions has become commonplace for organizations, and yet they continue to struggle with real-time actionable insights to make them in the moment, instead of studying data from traditional BI tools after the fact. Live Earth helps solve this issue, and I’m excited to be able to help scale our platform and team.”

“Adding Jim to our leadership team was important for this next phase of our growth,” stated Kevin Trottier, CEO of Live Earth. “His proven ability to scale SaaS-based technology organizations while serving large enterprise organizations aligns well with our growth projections over the next several years.” 

Live Earth was built for the toughest operating environments, ingesting massive data sets and providing real-time insights without teams of data scientists. The ability to provide peerless, artificial intelligence-based insights and controls has made Live Earth a trusted partner to large enterprises needing to make better decisions faster by leveraging actionable insights.

About Live Earth

Live Earth has developed a next-generation business intelligence solution that leverages AI technology and the industry’s most diversified, complex datasets to give enterprises real-time data insights and unprecedented control of their organization. Using Live Earth, customers are able to forecast more accurately, pinpoint root causes, and reduce exposure to risk. 

Founded in 2015, Live Earth began by equipping U.S. Special Operations Forces with a real-time data visualization and streaming platform designed for enhanced situational awareness in classified operations. The company has continued to innovate the platform for commercial use with a global customer base that includes the world’s top 100 financial institutions, telcos, and utilities, as well as government agencies. For more information contact us at press@liveearth.com.

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