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May 30, 2019
Keith Webb is the Software as a Service (SaaS) Technologist for Ultimate Software and is responsible for supporting the Business Development Team for western North America. In his nine-year tenure at Ultimate, Keith has participated in the software industry's fundamental shift from traditional license acquisition to the fully hosted SaaS model, and the complexities and challenges resulting from that shift facing CIOs responsible for global workforces. Keith is the former VP of Information Technology at Ruth's Chris, where his team re-tooled the entire employee lifecycle, freeing valuable time for restaurant operations to focus on hospitality rather than paperwork. He has a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and 25 years of technology and hospitality experience.
Dale has been with Ultimate Software for the past 2 years with our Customer Success organization. In his current role as Director of Customer Success Dale serves as a leader of our Canada support team as well as our support teams stationed in St. Louis, MO. Before coming to Ultimate Software Dale served first as Director and then Vice President of Services and Support for another global software company for over 6 years. Originally from Trenton, NJ he is a graduate of Saint Louis University. Dale currently lives in St. Louis, MO with his wife and 2 kids and spends his free time as a basketball coach and amateur BBQ enthusiast.
Yutaka Takagi has spent his career presenting the value of HCM solutions to HR managers and executives at companies across industries. Having worked on both sides of the customer-vendor relationship in various roles, he brings a unique perspective to his product demonstrations and thought-leadership presentations. Yutaka's creative thinking and strong interpersonal skills match Ultimate Software's "people first" philosophy whereby our UltiPro solution is designed with the expectations and needs of ALL end users mind. Yutaka graduated with a degree in economics from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.
Travis is a Culture Curator at 360insights. We are the leader in on-demand incentives solutions. We've developed a user friendly yet highly sophisticated SAAS-based software platform that allows large businesses to manage highly complex incentive programs in real time allowing them to maximize the effectiveness of their programs while minimizing admin efforts and costs to execute.
Madeline's primary focus over the last 12+ years has been on the talent management market, specializing in talent acquisition. Her work helps companies both validate and reevaluate their strategies and understand the role technology can play in driving business outcomes. She has watched HCM transform from a back-office function to a strategic company initiative with a focus on partnerships, experience and efficiency. Before Aptitude Research Partners, Madeline held research roles at Aberdeen, ERE Media and Brandon Hall Group. She is co-author of Best Practices in Leading a Global Workforce and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, Yahoo News, and The Financial Times. She is a frequent presenter at industry conferences including the HR Technology Conference and Exposition, SHRM, IHRIM, HCI's Strategic Talent Acquisition conference, GDS International's HCM Summit, and HRO Today.