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Ytel Names Joseph Yi as VP of Engineering

Rapid Growth and Innovation Prompt New Hire

FOOTHILL RANCH, CA - 11 December, 2018 - Ytel, a leading edge communication platform that allows developers and businesses to easily build SMS and voice capabilities into any application, announced that Joseph Yi has been named Vice President of Engineering. Rapid growth and a push towards continued innovation and cutting-edge technology prompted Ytel to make this particular hire.

He joins Ytel from AutoGravity, a fintech company in the automotive industry, where he held the role of Technical Program Manager. Prior to AutoGravity, he served as a Software Engineering Manager for Spokeo Inc., a people search website that aggregates data from online and offline sources. Yi brings with him an extensive background in software engineering, agile methodologies, and DevOps practices to enable engineering teams to achieve continuous delivery.

Yi holds AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional, AWS Certified Security - Specialty, and Professional Scrum Master certifications.

"Yi's extensive experience in CI/CD and his promotion of DevOps culture within our organization will help to pave the path of innovation in which Ytel is headed,” said Ytel CTO, Matt Grofsky. “We are experiencing massive growth and Joseph will play a key role in further strengthening our technology."


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Ytel’s communication platform allows developers and businesses to easily build SMS and voice capabilities into any application. With a single API, improve every customer experience and drive more operational efficiency in your business by working with an enterprise carrier in the cloud. Founded in 2012, Ytel delivers more than 1 billion monthly messages to help businesses grow revenue and brand equity.