Opening Remarks by: Jim Kovach

Director, Public Sector

Jive, an Aurea Company

Jim Kovach is a seasoned enterprise software executive with over 20 plus years’ experience supporting the federal government. Working in the capacity of sales, business development, marketing, channel development, and contracting for a wide spectrum of technology including Cloud, Cyber, Infrastructure, Big Data, and Collaboration. Jim currently serves as the Director of Public Sector for Jive Software, the market leader of modern intranets, digital workplaces, and enterprise social networking. Jim also provides Advisory Board consultation to a variety of early stage companies looking to enter the federal market. Prior to joining the software industry in 1996, Jim served in the US Army as an Intelligence Analyst.