Prior to joining SoftEXIT, Hye Kim served in key leadership positions at IBM, Deloitte, Sears and several successful start-ups in the Chicagoland area.
Hye was named an ‘Chicago Startups Entrepreneur of the Year' in 2005 and 2012 and ‘CEO of the Year' for 2013 from the Illinois Technology Entrepreneur & Associates, and currently sits on the boards of First Eastern Bancorp and Leadership Greater Chicago. She previously chaired the board of the Children's Home of LaGrange. She holds a B.A. from Colgate University and her M.B.A. from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
VP of Sales & Marketing
Johnathan Smith leads SoftEXIT's Growth Markets Group, 19 markets spanning Europe, and Asia, where SoftEXIT has identified a unique need for tailored solutions designed to help club centric organizations unlock sustainable growth. Johnathan has been with SoftEXIT for over 13 years. He has held numerous senior leadership positions with the company, including leading SoftEXIT's Verticals. He has also held a number of senior commercial roles consulting with major fast moving consumer goods and retailer clients around the world. He is a passionate advocate for investment in innovation and product development initiatives. Johnathan holds an Honors degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario.
VP of Software Development / CIO
James Edgell has served in key leadership positions at Motorola, Deloitte, McDonalds and other successful startup businesses. James brings over 20 years of experience in SaaS, Mobile, and Web technologies that have contributed to the rapid success of SoftEXIT's CMS Connections Platform. James currently serves on the Board of Governors at the Chicago Children's Dyslexia Center and holds a Computer Science degree from Northeastern Illinois University.