Paul Pluschkell is CEO and Founder of Kandy as well as EVP of Strategy and Cloud Services for GENBAND. Before founding Kandy Pluschkell was founder and CEO of Spigit, an enterprise social software as a service provider which merged with Mindjet in September of 2013 after reaching $25 million in revenues. Paul has founded several software companies including Klablab/Stitch. Stitch is transforming the greeting card industry similar to the way Instagram revolutionized photo sharing. He and his companies have won numerous awards in the technology industry including CEO of the Year, Network Products Guide (2010), listing as #67 of Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies (2012), one of 10 Most Promising Enterprise Software Companies in the US, CIO Review (2010), and listing as one of CIO Magazine list of “Twenty Companies To Watch, CIO Magazine (2011).