Kimberly Gress is known for her efficiency and preparing organizations for scale. However, her passion lies with building the next generation of leaders. Kimberly takes great pride in watching her former mentees and employees see their dream careers come true.
As Founder of C2O Advisors, Kimberly develops and implements business process improvement strategies for companies in transition from start-up to growth stage. She utilizes a mindset of connectivity to assist customers with visualizing and embracing polished and scalable solutions for their future.
Kimberly has enjoyed a rich career with companies in various stages. She was Chief Operating Officer at early stage Tesorio, Inc, Vice President of Client Services at Boomi (acquired by Dell) and General Manager at SunGard Higher Education (formerly SCT).
During her time at Dell Boomi, Kimberly was recognized as a trusted source for SaaS customer success and support; this along with her co-invention of a patented system for identifying “at-risk” customers, a game changer for smart customer success, led to her being named “2014 Top 10 Women in the Cloud” by CloudNOW, “Female Executive of the Year” by The Stevie Awards and “Innovative Woman of the Year for Cloud Computing/SaaS” by Women World Awards.
Kimberly earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science / Mathematics from the University of Delaware.