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HubSpot's Chief Customer Officer, Yamini Rangan, will assume day-to-day responsibilities; Halligan expected to make a full and complete recovery.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- HubSpot, the #1 customer relationship management (CRM) platform for scaling companies, announced today that its CEO, Brian Halligan, was recently injured in a snowmobile accident and that he will take some time away from HubSpot to recover from his injuries. Halligan is expected to make a full and complete recovery.
While Halligan focuses on healing, HubSpot's Chief Customer Officer, Yamini Rangan, will assume day-to-day operating responsibilities for the organization. HubSpot Board Member and Lead Director Lorrie Norrington said, "We are so happy to hear that Brian is taking time to heal, and while we look forward to welcoming him back, the HubSpot management team is strong, united, and well-positioned to help the organization grow and thrive in Brian's absence."
Brian Halligan echoed Lorrie's sentiment, noting, "I have some broken bones, and I want to make sure I focus on healing so I can return to HubSpot stronger than ever. I have full confidence in Yamini, Dharmesh, and the management team to continue helping our employees, customers, and partners while I'm out, and am grateful to them for their support and for space to focus on my recovery."
HubSpot (NYSE: HUBS) is a leading customer relationship management (CRM) platform that provides software and support to help companies grow better. The platform includes marketing, sales, service, and website management products that start free and scale to meet our customers' needs at any stage of growth. Today, more than 100,000 customers across more than 120 countries use HubSpot's powerful and easy-to-use tools and integrations to attract, engage, and delight customers.
Named Glassdoor's #4 Best Place to Work in 2021, HubSpot has been recognized for its award-winning culture by Great Place to Work, Comparably, Fortune, Entrepreneur, Inc., and more. HubSpot was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The company's thousands of employees work across the globe in HubSpot offices and remotely.
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