Evan joined Battery in 2020 as a director of business development. In this role, he works closely with colleague Scott Goering to build the firm’s business-development practice, through which Battery works closely with developers, technologists and product-management executives across cloud-native and innovative Fortune 500 corporations.
Evan has a diverse background with skillsets in product management, business development, corporate partnerships, marketing, sales and development methodologies. Before joining Battery, he was a manager of strategic partnerships at Contentful, a next-generation, content-management company. Prior to that, he worked in enterprise sales at InVision, which makes a digital product-design platform. There, Evan focused on partner success and business development. Earlier in his career Evan worked in product management at event-software firm Active Network and in engineering and business-development roles at Intel. As a business-development manager at Intel, he helped identify and manage relationships with Fortune 1000 companies, including developing customer relations and providing strategic technical insight to CXOs.
Evan also co-founded two companies: Cursive Labs, a San Diego tech incubator, and Spoutable, an online-advertising company.
Evan graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS degree in finance and entrepreneurship.