Charlie Ungashick joined Applause in December of 2016. As Chief Marketing Officer, Charlie oversees all Applause marketing and uTest community management efforts. He most recently served as executive vice president and Chief Marketing Officer at Parametric Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:PTC), a $1B global provider of technology platforms and solutions for the Internet of Things.
Prior to joining PTC, Charlie was CMO of Globoforce, a $300M SaaS company in the human capital management space. He was responsible for all aspects of the company’s global marketing and inside sales, and helped lead the company to dramatic revenue and user growth and recognition as an industry leader. Charlie’s deep experience in tech spans both established enterprise software and emerging SaaS-based companies, including participation in two successful IPOs.
In 2010, Charlie co-founded a patient care non-profit organization focused on advancing knowledge and patient care for stroke patients with a congenital heart condition known as a patent foramen ovale. The organization helped advance knowledge among patients, medical professionals and device manufacturers and ultimately lead to official FDA approval for medical device treatment in 2016.
An avid foodie and home improvement junkie, Charlie earned a bachelor of arts in political science and French from Fordham University and a degree in economics from Université Paris-Sorbonne.