Highlighting Our Incredible Team

Our award winning mobile platform uses life-saving 911 technology that enables smartphone users to connect anytime, anywhere.

 

Kazoo has delivered a safety line to effectively engage with first responders for tens of millions of users worldwide.

 

I wanted to take a moment to spotlight our incredible team of visionaries who are making an impact daily and bringing our vision to life!

Peter J. Goodman, CEO

Peter brings the Kazoo vision to life. A lifelong entrepreneur with a strong track record of building and launching rapid-growth SaaS companies in the healthcare, technology, and mobile app sectors, Peter oversees all of Kazoo’s day-to-day operations, including UI/UX design, product engineering and development, release schedules, product roadmaps, channel partnerships, and corporate messaging. Prior to his career, as founder and CEO of an international venture capital funded software development company, he turned a simple desktop application into an algorithmic and scalable enterprise staff scheduling technology platform; this platform is now used by more than 1,200 medical institutions worldwide. His vast experience with mobile app and application development, advertising, branding, messaging, digital marketing, project management, and architecting and designing custom web-based applications fuels his drive for Kazoo to reach mass adoption on a global scale. Peter received his M.A. from The Johns Hopkins University and a B.A from Washington University in St. Louis.

Jake Frey, Head of Product Design

As Head of Product Design, Jake is a creative, dedicated mobile app designer committed to building world-class products that are aesthetically and functionally appealing for all users. Jake is Founder and Creative Director of Dream Team, whose clients include Apple, Twitter, Snapchat, Hermès, and Kanye West. Working with top tech companies, he has also built Apple Pay with Apple, Twitter Commerce with Twitter and products for iOS, Android, Google Glass, and Apple Watch. As the former Creative Director of Fancy, he worked to create an app that grew to 15 million users and raised $100 million, as well as being named one of the best apps of the year in the Apple and Google App Stores.

Scott Woldin, Head of Marketing

Scott is responsible for all branding and design for both corporate and consumer marketing. Scott is highly trained and experienced in developing corporate identities and multi-layered advertising campaigns. He has led the creative efforts of agencies in large markets such as Chicago, Charlotte, Louisville, and Washington, D.C., with a client roster including Sprint PCS, Motorola, YUM! Brands, and the NFL Players Club, to name a few. Formerly serving as the Art Director of One Alliance Communications, an independent creative agency, Scott led the concept development and layout team in all areas of print, outdoor, broadcast, and interactive advertising and design, taking each project from initial meeting to end product.

Laurie Johnston, Head of Finance

As Head of Finance for Kazoo, Laurie is an experienced financial executive with a focus on and expertise in fast-growth tech companies. She has helped secure millions in venture capital and private equity funding while also being a member of multiple management teams over her career. While working as VP of Finance at SOALogix, Laurie worked with the president to secure over $10M in equity financing and private investors, as well as leading the effort with senior management in the development and preparation of 12 to 60-month budgets and financial projections. Laurie has also developed sophisticated financial modeling and cash flow forecasting, including accrual-based financial projections for profit and loss, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.

Become an Early Investor in Kazoo on Netcapital!

Thanks to our equity crowdfunding campaign on Netcapital, we are now accepting early investors!

 

We need the support of our strong community to continue bringing our mission to fruition. Head over to our raise page and become a shareholder for as little as $99.76 today!

 

We look forward to achieving milestones with you in the near future.

 

For more information, please visit our website or reach out to our team in the discussion portion of our Netcapital raise page.

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Laurie Johnston

Head of Finance

As Head of Finance for Kazoo, Laurie is an experienced financial executive with a focus on and expertise in fast-growth tech companies. She has helped secure millions in venture capital and private equity funding while also being a member of multiple management teams over her career. While working as VP of Finance at SOALogix, Laurie worked with the president to secure over $10M in equity financing and private investors, as well as leading the effort with senior management in the development and preparation of 12 to 60-month budgets and financial projections. Laurie has also developed sophisticated financial modeling and cash flow forecasting, including accrual-based financial projections for profit and loss, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.

Scott Woldin

Head of Marketing

Scott is responsible for all branding and design for both corporate and consumer marketing. Scott is highly trained and experienced in developing corporate identities and multi-layered advertising campaigns. He has led the creative efforts of agencies in large markets such as Chicago, Charlotte, Louisville, and Washington, D.C., with a client roster including Sprint PCS, Motorola, YUM! Brands, and the NFL Players Club, to name a few. Formerly serving as the Art Director of One Alliance Communications, an independent creative agency, Scott led the concept development and layout team in all areas of print, outdoor, broadcast, and interactive advertising and design, taking each project from initial meeting to end product.

Peter J. Goodman

CEO

Peter brings the Kazoo vision to life. A lifelong entrepreneur with a strong track record of building and launching rapid-growth SaaS companies in the healthcare, technology, and mobile app sectors, Peter oversees all of Kazoo’s day-to-day operations, including UI/UX design, product engineering and development, release schedules, product roadmaps, channel partnerships, and corporate messaging. Prior in his career, as founder and CEO of an international software development company, he turned a simple desktop application into an algorithmic and scalable enterprise staff scheduling technology platform; this platform is now used by more than 1,200 medical institutions worldwide, including Harvard University Health Services, The Johns Hopkins Health System, and Stanford Medical Center. Another success in Peter’s portfolio of entrepreneurial accomplishments is building an award-winning creative services and web and application development firm, which served both large corporations and nonprofit organizations across the technology, financial, legal and education sectors. His vast experience with website development, application development, advertising, branding, messaging, digital marketing, interfacing with clients, overseeing project management, and architecting and designing custom web-based applications fuels his drive for Kazoo to reach mass adoption on a global scale.