About Mattermost

Mattermost is an enterprise messaging workspace that offers collaboration with control so teams to can collaborate securely and effectively.

Mattermost’s scalable private and hybrid cloud solution provides a centralized hub for intra-company communications increasing agility, efficiency and innovation. Mattermost’s adaptable, open source platform unifies desktop and mobile messaging, integrating with vital applications to enhance personal productivity, team coordination and organizational competitiveness.

Mattermost is used by DevOps, technology and functional teams in leading organizations across financial services, software companies, government agencies, utilities, manufacturing and more.

Leadership Principles

Customer Obsession — Mattermost exists to make customers successful. Every project starts with the customer perspective.

Ownership — Mattermost owns the outcomes of every activity, jumping on it when something important needs to done.

High-Impact — Mattermost always chooses high-impact projects, figures out what matters most and focuses on those priorities.

Self-Awareness — Mattermost seeks to understand strengths and growth opportunities while being open to criticism. Mattermost shares critiques constructively and respectfully.

Pride in What We Build — Mattermost insists on high standards and has pride in what we build. Mattermost aims for the highest quality products, services and processes while constantly raising the bar.

Leadership Principles

Management Team

Ian Tien

Ian Tien

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Ian previously founded SpinPunch, Inc.’s indie video game business while in graduate school, growing the business to three title franchises. Ian was formerly VP Product at a movie streaming startup backed by Sequoia Capital, Warner Brothers and Sony Pictures. Before that, he ran product management for Microsoft’s SkyDrive and Windows Live Photos services, and was interim lead of Hotmail. Prior, he led engineering teams for Microsoft Office in its enterprise software business across SharePoint and Business Intelligence product lines. Ian holds several patents and is alumnus of the University of Waterloo, where he worked at Trilogy Software during school, and the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he served as teaching assistant for Andy Grove and Myron Scholes. Ian grew up in suburban Toronto and freelanced as an illustrator before college.

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Corey Hulen

Corey Hulen

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Corey previously founded Tempo AI, a machine intelligence startup spun out from Stanford Research Institute, where he served as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence. Tempo AI raised funding from Sierra Ventures and Relay Ventures, and released a popular mobile smart calendaring application before being bought by Salesforce.com. Before then, Corey served as engineering manager and architect for Microsoft Office in its enterprise software business across SharePoint and Business Intelligence product lines. Prior, he was an architect for VerticalNet, a publicly traded enterprise software company providing supply chain management solutions for the Global 2000. Corey is an alumnus of California Polytechnic State University.

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Advisers

Adam Gross

Adam Gross

Ex-CEO Heroku

Zack Urlocker

Zack Urlocker

Ex-COO Duo Security, Zendesk

Mike Hurst

Mike Hurst

CEO Exactuals

Drew Quinlan

Drew Quinlan

VP Alliances PTC

Stuart West

Stuart West

CFO Automattic

Investors

Capital Start X Y Combinator
Chris Klomp

Chris Klomp

CEO Collective Medical

Mark Leslie

Mark Leslie

Ex-CEO Veritas

Rick Morrison

Rick Morrison

CEO Comprehend

Michael Siebel

Michael Siebel

CEO of Y Combinator

Location

Mattermost is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with employees distributed around the globe. Mattermost software is available in 14 languages and is used by thousands of organizations worldwide.

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Mattermost Logo

The Mattermost logo represents the four tools organizations need for success:

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  • Compass – An organization’s direction
  • Meter – Measures output
  • Dial – Gives every person the ability to have an impact
  • Clock – A timeline to get things done

See branding guidelines for logo usage and placement.

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Work for Mattermost

See our current job opportunities on our careers page.