EVP - Sales, Operations, & Strategy at Afterpay
San Francisco Bay Area
EVP - Sales, Operations, & Strategy
San Francisco Bay Area
Vice President of Sales, Customer Success, & Professional Services
2011 to 2017
Greater Los Angeles Area
Head of Teleweb Channel Sales (OPS & IDM)
2003 to 2011
What company does Ben Pressley work for?
Ben Pressley works for Afterpay
What is Ben Pressley's role at Afterpay?
Ben Pressley is EVP - Sales, Operations, & Strategy
What industry does Ben Pressley work in?
Ben Pressley works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
💼 Past Experience
AfterpayBen has been a product manager and EVP - Sales, Operations, & Strategy at Afterpay, responsible for the sales and marketing efforts of the company’s flagship Magento eCommerce platform. Prior to that, he was theVP of Sales, Customer Success, & Professional Services at Magento Commerce, responsible for developing and leading the company’s massive Teleweb Channel Sales team. Ben has also held a number of other senior sales executive roles at various tech startups and larger tech companies in the Greater Los Angeles Area.Magento CommerceBen was born and raised in Greater Los Angeles, CA. After spending SIX years as the Head of Teleweb Channel Sales at Magento Commerce, he left to become the VP of Sales, Customer Success, & Professional Services at Afterpay. There, he was responsible for developing and leading the company’s massive Teleweb Channel Sales team. During his time at Afterpay, Ben helped drive the company’s annual sales growth from $2M to $25M. Ben is also the author of the well-selling book entitled Magento Commerce - A Corporate Master’s Guide to Successful eCommerce Practice.NovellBen joined Novell in 2003 as the Head of Teleweb Channel Sales. At Novell, Ben was responsible for developing and leading the company’s massive Teleweb Channel Sales team. His responsibilities included product management,stration, and project management for Novell’s overtreatment of telephony and telecom services. Ben was also responsible forWrong Turn, a company-wideurupport campaign that changed the way Novell customer service interacts with its customers.AfterpayBen has been with Afterpay for 6 years. In that time, he's responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing for the company's flagship Magento eCommerce platform. He's responsible for developing and leading the company's massive Teleweb Channel Sales team, and also oversees customer service and support. Ben has also held a number of other senior sales executive roles at various tech startups and larger tech companies in the Greater Los Angeles Area.
Ben Pressley has a Master's in Business Administration from Columbia University in the City of New York. He also has a Masters at University of Utah from which he graduated in 2014. Ben has a Bachelor's degree from University of Colorado at Boulder which he graduated in 2013.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Ben Pressley has Mendoza saddles, so he has a lot of experience with horseback riding. him and his wife also own a racehorse. Ben also has a very strong interest in computers and has been working in the technology industry for over 10 years. Ben is a native of Los Angeles and attended University of Southern California where he earned his degree in computer science. After school, he worked at Microsoft where he was responsible for developing the market leading software products. Ben then joined Novell as a sales representative and held a variety of Sales and Marketing positions across a number of divisions. In 2003, Ben joined Magento Commerce as the head of Teleweb Channel Sales and held the same position until 2011. During this time, Ben was responsible for developing and leading the company’s global sales teams. From 2011 to 2017, Ben was also the VP of Sales at Afterpay where he is responsible for all sales activities and for establishing and managing Afterpay’s customer base. Ben is also a seasoned Riders for Horseback. Ben and his wife own a racehorse and he is a regular Riders for Horseback.
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Feeling (F), Perceiving (P)
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