FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (December 22, 2017)
AvidXchange Senior Executive, Jay Plueger, Joins Digitize.AI Board of Advisors
New board member and Digitize.AI team share community values, technological vision, and growth ambition
CHARLOTTE, NC: Digitize.AI, a fast-growing independent Artificial Intelligence firm, announced the appointment of Jay Plueger, SVP of Strategic Initiatives and Corporate Development at AvidXchange, Inc., to its board of advisors effective today.
Plueger is a solution-driven, team-focused executive leader with over twenty years’ experience initiating and aligning business operations across technology initiatives. As an early employee at Charlotte-based AvidXchange, he has held various leadership roles in product management, corporate development, and strategy. He was a driving force behind AvidXchange’s $300M investment raise which included Mastercard earlier this year. In joining the Digitize.AI advisory board, Plueger will bring a seasoned perspective to the growing company’s product innovation and market development initiatives.
Regarding Plueger’s board appointment, Digitize.AI CEO Justin Adams commented, “I am very excited that Jay Plueger has decided to join the Board. Jay has been a senior-level driver behind the rapid growth at AvidXchange, and he will bring valuable perspective to our sales, marketing, and product development teams. What's more, Jay shares a passion for our company’s founding, values-driven mission: ‘to grow trust, transparency, and courage in our communities.’ Jay joining the Board is yet another sign of the momentum we are building at Digitize.AI. He will be instrumental as we scale our soon-to-be-announced product in the healthcare space.”
“It is exciting and a honor to be part of a rapidly growing Charlotte company that helps businesses become more efficient with Machine Learning and Intelligent Automation,” said Plueger. “Justin and team have created a solid foundation built on strong values that I look forward to joining them in their journey.”
With the appointment of Jay Plueger, the Digitize.AI board of advisors includes: Bob Hull, Chairman of the Board of Directors at SPX FLOW and a member of Deloitte’s Finance Executive Advisory Group; Mark Linsz, former Corporate Treasurer at Bank of America and current board member at CNL Strategic Capital (Levine Leichtman) and CNL CCT2 (KKR); Dr. Tammara Combs, CEO of Serendipity Interactive; Robert Brinkley, Partner at Womble Bond Dickinson; Mike Lee, President of Independence Consulting; Tim Sittema, Managing Partner of Crosland Southeast; Mike Seferyn, Chief Information Officer for the Family Dollar division of Dollar Tree; and Keith Anthony, Managing Partner of Independence Consulting.
About Digitize.AI: Digitize.AI is the leading independent Artificial Intelligence firm in the Southeast. We use Machine Learning and Intelligent Automation technology to help companies digitize internal processes and create a 21st-century digital workforce. Our mission is to grow trust, transparency, and courage in our communities. https://www.digitize.ai/