Media Release: RedEye Apps Appoints CTO, Jenny Johnson
9 August 2019 – RedEye proudly announces the appointment of Jenny Johnson as Chief Technology Officer.
With over 25 years of experience in the commercial software industry, Jenny will be responsible for overseeing product and leading RedEye’s research and development (R&D), continuing to deliver highly tailored digital engineering solutions that make the world’s asset data more usable, valuable, and available.
Jenny is an expert in delivering Enterprise Software, cloud-based systems, and Software as a Service (SaaS) within the asset industry. Her experience includes Technology One, Mincom, and most recently Global Product Manager of ABB’s Ellipse, an enterprise asset management solution.
RedEye is an Australian scale-up, making waves in the global asset management space with cloud and web SaaS solutions, RedEyeDMS and RedEyeWFM. Through Jenny’s deep understanding of enterprise software and critical infrastructure assets, RedEye will continue to build comprehensive solutions with their clients. Jenny started at RedEye’s global HQ in Brisbane on 22 July 2019.
“I’ve been inspired by RedEye’s story since the company began in 2012,” said Jenny. “It’s exciting to join a Brisbane-born start-up that’s leading the way at a global level. We really are solving a critical, global problem.”
“RedEye truly live by their values of diversity, inclusion, community, and giving back,” said Jenny. “I’m passionate about giving back to the Brisbane tech ecosystem, and plan to bring what I’ve learned throughout my career to support RedEye’s products and people in realising their highest potential.”
RedEye is reinventing the way people work by providing digital engineering solutions for companies that own and operate complex assets. Their cloud-based and mobile-focused Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms offer solutions for asset and work management. All solutions are built with, not built for clients. RedEye provides a single source of truth for all engineering documents, and connects the office to the field for optimal issue, maintenance, and workforce management.
RedEye clients include Snowy Hydro, BHP, Alinta Energy, SA Power Networks, Transurban, Queensland Children’s Hospital, New Plymouth District Council, as well as Southern Nevada Water Authority, which controls the Hoover Dam. Together with their clients, RedEye manages over $200billion of the world’s assets,
“Jenny is the most well-rounded CTO that we’ve seen in the market, globally,” said RedEye CEO and Co-Founder, Wayne Gerard. “With Jenny’s combined technical, product, marketing, and commercial experience, she is truly world-class “
“Jenny has invaluable experience working as the Product Manager for Ellipse, and has spent the last 20 years delivering enterprise software to asset-intensive industries. She really understands our client base and understands how to deliver tech at scale, globally.”
“Jenny embodies the RedEye way. She’s genuine, authentic, collaborative and has a true customer focus,” said Wayne.
Already joining in on RedEye’s commitment to community involvement, Jenny is set to speak on a panel for Women Who Code on 25 September 2019, sharing her insights to promote the inclusion and success of women in technology.