As part of our celebration of International Women’s Day, I thought it would be fun to sit down with Georgia Gier, our VP of Customer Success. Georgia was the first woman hired at BrandVerity six years ago. She started as a Customer Success Manager and now leads a geographically dispersed team of eight and is a key member of BrandVerity’s leadership team.
What made you choose BrandVerity?
Georgia: There were really two things that contributed to my decision to join BrandVerity – one was the opportunity and the other was the people. Since I was the first person hired in my position here, I had the chance to really define and shape what Customer Success should look like at BrandVerity. We were growing quickly, so I was excited to contribute to that momentum and knew it would give me opportunities to grow in my own career that I wouldn’t get at most other companies.
I also had a fantastic interviewing experience, which started off with a couple of conversations with two members of the Sales team that focused on getting to know the company, the industry, the role, and why it all mattered. They took great care not only to ensure that I was the right person for the job, but also to give me all the information I needed to make sure this was the right job and company for me. The time that those two Sales members took to teach me during the interview process made me