VP & General Manager, Soundhound, Inc.
Katie is responsible for the company’s consumer business. She also provides leadership across strategy, sales, strategic partnerships, and marketing. Prior to joining SoundHound, Katie was Vice President of Business Development at Shazam where she played an instrumental role in scaling the company and building Shazam’s mobile strategy and brand. Prior to Shazam, Katie was the founder and CEO of Westport Communications Inc., an MVNO based in Tokyo. Prior to Westport, Katie worked with the executive management team at Japan Communication Inc. on special projects including IPO preparations and investor relations. Katie graduated with high distinction from the University of Virginia, with a bachelor’s degree in Political & Social Thought.