Changing the world, one career at a time
Everwise was created based on the knowledge that people learn best from people. This concept is reinforced by everything that we do at Everwise -- from the features in the software we build to the development experiences we design for specific user groups. We work with hundreds of companies ranging from the Fortune 100 to startups and have a global team ready to support our customers everyday.
“Everwise allows companies to create learning experiences that matter. The end result is a more capable, engaged workforce that produces significantly better business outcomes.”
Former CLO of GE and Goldman Sachs
“I’ve been so fortunate in my career in having mentors, both men and women, who have helped move my career forward. So I’m passionate about giving back.”
SVP Strategy, Zendesk
“The comfort level and confidence I have in executive meetings is so much greater than 6 months ago. This is all due to the coaching that my mentor was able to provide me. I can see the progress that I've made from the beginning of the partnership to now and couldn't have asked for a better outcome from this.”
President and Co-Founder
Colin Schiller is the President and Co-Founder of Everwise, whose software platform helps organizations scale learning experiences that transform teams and deliver meaningful business value.
Prior to Everwise, Colin served as VP of Business Development for Audium where he built key customer relationships that led to a sale of the company to Cisco Systems. At Cisco, he was responsible for identifying and launching new lines of high growth business for the Collaboration Software Group.
Colin is a liberal arts guy in the tech world and holds a BA with Honors in East Asian Studies from Lewis and Clark College.
John is responsible for overall technology, system architecture and data analytics. He has over 20 year of experience in startups and technologies solutions that includes computer graphics, security and cloud software architecture.
Prior to Everwise John was CTO and co-founder of Audium, an automated voice telecommunications platform provider that was acquired by Cisco Systems.
John holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Columbia University.
Ian is an innovative human resources leader with 15+ years of experience in industry, consulting services, and solution / product development.
Ian is passionate about designing, building, and deploying human capital management solutions that solve real workforce issues and help employees do their jobs better, faster, smarter. He has worked with public sector organizations and Fortune 500 companies around the world to help them improve employee effectiveness, increase organizational efficiency, and drive millions in operational savings.
He holds a Master of Science degree in Industrial / Organizational Psychology.
VP, Global Head of Partnerships
Colman Lydon is VP, Global Head of Partnerships at Everwise. As leader of the Partnership team, Colman is responsible for ensuring that Everwise forges the right partnerships, to advance the objectives of customers and participants.
Prior to Everwise, Colman built and led his first startup, in the mobile telecoms space, to successful acquisition. He is passionate about how community and networks can be leveraged to advance people in their lives.
Colman is an active board member, as founder or co-founder, of a number of successful empowerment initiatives and currently serves on the UN's International Organization for Migration's iDiaspora Advisory Board.
Head of Sales
Crystal Rothberg is Everwise’s Head of Sales, leading the sales organization including sales development, new customer acquisition and growth into existing accounts. She joined Everwise in June of 2016.
Before Everwise, Crystal spent 10+ years as a sales leader for Motion Recruitment Partners. She also held a senior sales role at leading mobile marketing and analytics platform, Localytics. Throughout her career, Crystal has a strong track record of exceeding sales targets, while building and scaling teams.
Crystal graduated from the University of Florida with a BA in Political Science.
Head of Engineering
As Head of Engineering, Roberto is responsible for all software development, quality assurance and data science aspects of the Everwise platform, as well as technical partnerships and integrations.
Prior to Everwise, Roberto has held lead engineering positions at Cisco Systems and at Audium, an automated voice telecommunications platform provider that was acquired by Cisco.
Head of Legal
Jaya is Head of Legal at Everwise, where she is responsible for all legal matters and internal operations of the company.
Before joining Everwise, Jaya was an early employee at Hickory, a Y Combinator backed startup. At Hickory, she focused on legal and operational matters, while also leading the content creation and client services team. Prior to this, she held legal roles in the public and private sectors.
Jaya holds bachelor's degrees from the University of Texas in Business Honors, Government, and Philosophy and a law degree from Columbia University.
Head of Product
John is Head of Product at Everwise where he leads the product team and works closely with customers to build elegant solutions to their problems.
Prior to Everwise John founded Sandbox Labs, a consultancy focused on product management, design, and user research. Before that he was the co-founder of Frontporch Care, a healthcare marketplace startup.
John graduated from Colorado State University with a BS in Business Administration.
Chief Experience Officer
Kim Vappie is Chief Experience Officer at Everwise. As leader of the Experiences group, Kim is responsible for ensuring that each Everwise Experience meets the needs of our customers and participants.
Prior to Everwise, Kim was the owner and CEO of Menttium Corporation, a company that designed and developed mentoring programs. Throughout her career, Kim has worked with thousands of protégés and mentors from hundreds of companies. Earlier in her career, Kim worked for a few Fortune 500 companies in a variety of roles.
Kim has a B.A. in Economics and a Juris Doctorate degree.