Lola.com’s CEO to Share Strategies on Industry Disruption as Invited Panelist at Catalant’s Velocity Summit
Mike Volpe joins panel, “Lessons from the Front Lines of Disruption,” at Velocity Summit – October 2-4, 2019 – BostonBOSTON – Sept. 25, 2019 – Mike Volpe, CEO of Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to manage, book, report, and save on business travel, is joining the panel, “Lessons from the Front Lines of Disruption,” at The Velocity Summit, taking place on Wednesday, October 2 – Friday, October 4, 2019 in Boston. Hosted by Catalant Technologies, the market leader enabling companies to get from strategy to execution faster, the event gathers a curated community of forward-thinking thought leaders, Fortune 500 executives, policy makers, academics, and others to discuss how to get mission critical work done, faster.
WHAT: Lola.com’s CEO Mike Volpe Invited Panelist at Velocity Summit
WHEN: Friday, October 4, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Convene, 201 Washington Street, Boston, MA
Today’s executives are faced with rapidly evolving market demands, changing consumer preferences, and the continuous threat of disruption. To compete and win, they need to innovate, fast. The Velocity Summit features some of the world’s leading companies that are accelerating growth, creating new sources of value, and driving efficiency to impact their business outcomes.
Volpe is joined by other panelists, including Amy Villeneuve, Board Director, Past President, and COO at Amazon Robotics and Lucy McQuilken, CFO at WHOOP, Inc. Among some of Boston’s fastest growing companies, the panel is discussing how they’re disrupting entire industries, and themselves.
Prior to Lola.com, Volpe was CMO at Cybereason, a cybersecurity SaaS company, where he helped the company increase its sales pipeline by 650% in a single year and grow revenue by five times during his tenure. He was also part of the founding team at HubSpot, where he spent eight years growing the company from five people to over 1,000 employees, $175m in revenue, and a successful IPO.
Volpe is well-known and active in the Boston SaaS and startup communities as a member of the board of directors of Validity and Privy, and as an angel investor in more than 30 startups. Check him out on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
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Co-founder and co-CEO of Catalant, Pat Petitti, is a speaker at Lola.com’s first Agile Operations Summit on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 in Boston. He is presenting, “Disrupting Ourselves: Innovating with Business Agility,” to finance and operations leaders from around the country who are gathering for a full day of thought-provoking content and keynotes to help companies become more agile. For more information on Lola.com’s Agile Operations Summit, including applying to be a speaker or sponsor, or to register to attend, visit:
Lola.com makes Agile Travel Management real by providing a super simple way to manage, book and report on business travel, saving employers and travelers time and money. Happy employee travel experiences within a policy can be set up in five minutes. Lola.com uses machine learning and 24/7 support to help travelers easily book trips, while empowering managers to create policies, view budgets and expenditures, and monitor their globetrotting team efficiently. Based in Boston, the company was founded in 2015 by Paul English, co-founder of the travel booking site KAYAK, and is led by CEO Mike Volpe, previously CMO at HubSpot. For more information, visit https://www.lola.com/ and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.Contact: