Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and Founder
Prior to founding Porch in 2011, Matt was Chief Strategy Officer at Active Network, responsible for 85% of the company's P&L. Matt joined Active Network in 2007 and helped grow its revenues from $65 million in 2006 to $420 million and an initial public offering in 2011. Before joining Active Network, Matt was co-founder and CEO at Thriva, which was acquired by Active Network in March 2007 for $60 million. Matt built Thriva out of his dorm room at Stanford University, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurial Engineering and Master of Science in Management Science and Engineering. In 2014, Matt was named USA TODAY's Inaugural Entrepreneur of the Year.
Chief Operating Officer
As COO, Matthew leads efforts to drive organic growth of Porch's software and services platform and manages the day-to-day rhythms of the business. Previously, he also served as Porch's Chief Revenue Officer from 2017 to 2020, Porch's Chief Customer Officer from 2016 to 2017 and Porch's Vice President, Operations from 2014 to 2016. Prior to joining Porch, Matthew worked at Amazon, leading the expansion of Kindle into stores in China, India, and Japan and at Google, leading the teams to help small businesses to acquire and retain customers online through AdWords. Matthew is a long-time leader, alumnus and supporter of AIESEC, the world's largest student organization. He holds a B.A., B.S.E. and M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.
Chief Financial Officer
Marty has held the CFO position since June 2020. Before joining Porch, he served as CFO of WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems from 2017 to 2020. Before that, Marty served as CFO of TheMaven from 2017 to 2017. Additionally, he was a partner at Pacific CFO Group from 2012 to 2020, where he served as an advisor and senior finance and accounting executive at client companies of the firm. From 2014 to 2016, Marty was CFO of BSQUARE Corporation. From 2003 to 2012 he was a partner with Tatum LLC, where he similarly served in senior finance and accounting executive roles with client companies. From 2009 to 2010 Marty was President, CEO and a director at City Bank. He has held other senior partner or financial leadership positions earlier in his career at companies including Demand Media, Intelligent Results (acquired by First Data), Airbiquity Inc., Washington Energy Company, and KPMG. Marty holds a B.A. from Washington State University and an Executive M.B.A. degree from the University of Washington. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Washington.