29 Nov Veracity Solutions Appoints John Esser CEO And President
Former Ancestry.com & AdvancedMD Transformation Leader to steer Veracity Solutions through next phase of aggressive growth
Salt Lake City, November 29, 2018: Veracity Solutions, technology consultant leader, today announced the appointment of John Esser as Chief Executive Officer and President. The appointment comes on the back of another strong year in which the company is making great strides and is rapidly approaching it’s highest revenue in company history.
Esser, the former transformation leader for multiple large tech companies, is a seasoned leader with a proven record of taking technology companies to the next level by accelerating their innovation, operational capability, and growth.
“I have admired and worked alongside John for 6 years, and am thrilled to see Veracity continue to grow under his leadership,” said Galen Murdock, Founder & Chairman of the Board for Veracity Solutions. “He is a man of integrity, a creative technology executive, and is deeply respected by his peers and the entire industry. Our clients and consultants are in masterful hands.”
As the transformation leader at Ancestry, John evangelized and led a pivotal DevOps transformation which ultimately resulted in a continuous delivery process going from 1 deployment every two weeks to dozens of deployments per day. At AdvancedMD, John introduced DevOps processes and tools to improve operations efficiency, as well as overhauling and modernizing SaaS operations.
Esser has held additional high-profile positions throughout his career. He served as a Cloud Evangelist and Migration Leader architecting and leading two all-in migrations to AWS. Additionally, he served as an Agile coach leading the comprehensive and massive agile transformation of Ancestry.
In addition to his career experience, Esser is a known thought leader in the DevOps community and has spoken and keynoted at numerous conferences (Agile 20xx, Gartner, DevOps Enterprise Summit, QCon, AWS reInvent, ChefConf, and DevOpsDays) and is a co-founder of the FlowCon conference. His work as also been featured in numerous whitepapers and case studies.
About Veracity Solutions
Founded in 1998, Veracity Solutions helps organizations plan, build and launch successful software solutions from conception through adoption. Companies solve their stubborn and unique problems at the core by relying on our expert advice, coaching, and staff. We can help you solve your critical business goals and lift your team in the process.