INDIANAPOLIS (May 3, 2018) – Upper Hand, Inc., the leader in cloud-based sports management software and business services, today announces the promotion of two members to chief officer roles. Myles Grote will now serve as chief product officer with Tyler Hill promoted to chief design officer. In their new roles, Grote will lead overall product development and strategy while Hill oversees the company’s entire creative direction.
Grote formerly served as chief success officer and helped co-found the company alongside Upper Hand CEO Kevin MacCauley. In the role, Grote built the company’s customer service department to support over 100,000 users. His professional background includes nearly a decade of experience working in the Software as a Service (SaaS) industry. Before joining Upper Hand, Grote served as a consulting manager at FactSet Research Systems Inc., helping grow the business by $3 billion over five years.
Hill formerly served as the creative director for Upper Hand where he oversaw the creative development of Upper Hand’s innovative software. His background also includes more than seven years of award-winning design experience across multiple industries with a focus on brand, web, mobile and UI/UX design.
“Both Myles and Tyler are vital members of the Upper Hand team who have made significant contributions to the success of our business,” said MacCauley. “With their passion, leadership capabilities and breadth of experience, I am confident they will both help us continue to capitalize on our tremendous growth potential in the sports and fitness industry.”
Founded in 2011, Upper Hand has revolutionized the way coaches, trainers and sports management professionals conduct business with its powerful, cloud-based mobile platform. Upper Hand’s software offers sports organizations a suite of online tools to escape the administrative vortex and focus more on training and developing clients. It’s also the industry’s first business intelligence reporting solution.
Most recently, Upper Hand launched APEX, a revolutionary multi-sport video analysis platform for sports, fitness and performance activities. The launch of APEX allows Upper Hand to become the world’s first sports and fitness management platform to integrate video analysis and video coaching.
Upper Hand is compatible with both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. It is also accessible from a desktop browser. To learn more about Upper Hand or request a demo, please visit www.www.getupperhand.com.
About Upper Hand
Upper Hand, Inc. simplifies front and back-end office tasks for sports businesses, provides cutting-edge marketing tools and offers business intelligence that enables unsurpassed performance for its customers. Customized software and pricing are fit to everyone’s sports business needs with the objective of helping every customer grow their business. Upper Hand is proudly headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. To learn more about Upper Hand, visit www.www.getupperhand.com.
Dittoe PR on behalf of Upper Hand