Baltimore, MD – Social Solutions, the leading provider of performance management software for human services, announced today that its board of directors has named Jay Love to serve as the company’s Chief Executive Officer starting on June 23, 2010.
After a national search for candidates, Love was unanimously selected by the Social Solutions Board and Senior Management team. A proven leader with over 25 years of experience, Love has been successful at helping clients fulfill their mission more efficiently and effectively by bringing technology to the nonprofit world. With a customer-first approach, he values a corporate culture of philanthropy, honesty, professionalism, respect, and fun.
“We are Performance Management advocates and practitioners. One important aspect of performance-management leadership is the willingness to put results first,” said Matt Schubert, current CEO of Social Solutions. “In our quest to be an exceptional company, we talk frequently about getting the right people in the right places. For me, that means continuing my journey with Social Solutions by concentrating my efforts on providing leadership to the expanding Public Sector customer base; which has long been a passion of mine. I have great confidence in Jay’s leadership and believe he is uniquely qualified to carry-on the Efforts to Outcomes vision; a vision that will result in more people being served with greater impact.”
As the company continues its rapid-growth phase, Love’s hire demonstrates Social Solutions’ commitment to client success by helping several hundred new clients per year in the pursuit to connect efforts to outcomes, people to social services, and service providers and communities to funders.
“It’s a great honor to join such an established and innovative company,” said Love. “With the unparalleled innovative software solutions, as well as the outstanding expert talent and positive company culture, I look forward to helping Social Solutions and its clients reach new levels of success.”
During his expansive and profound years of experience, Love has been responsible for the implementation of over 12,000 nonprofit database systems all over the world. He has most recently served as Senior Vice President at Blackbaud. Prior to this role, he was the President and CEO of eTapestry, which still serves over 6,000 nonprofits daily with its database/communication application services. Before starting eTapestry, Love also served 14 years as President and CEO of Master Software Corporation, providing a widely-used family of database products for the nonprofit sector called Fund-Master. Jay serves on multiple non-profit Boards and is active in key industry associations.
About Social Solutions
Social Solutions is the leading provider of performance management software for human services, connecting efforts to outcomes, people to social services, and service providers and communities to funders. The company’s Efforts to Outcomes (ETO™) software goes beyond case management, and enables public, private, and nonprofit organizations, such as Harlem Children’s Zone®, Catholic Charities, Annie E. Casey Foundation, HUD, and cities such as Boston and Hartford to collaborate, save time, and improve service quality and effectiveness. Thousands of service providers, collaboratives, funders, evaluators, and government organizations use ETO software as they work with over 4 million participants.