Hometeam Expands Its Leadership Team, Naming Former Apple Exec Matt Marcotte as President and Healthcare Veteran Julie Stern as CTO

Matt Marcotte joins Hometeam as its first ever President and Julie Stern adds deep Healthcare experience as CTO

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hometeam, a company that is revolutionizing in-home senior care by empowering home health aides and leveraging technology to enable better experiences for older adults, announced today that Matt Marcotte and Julie Stern have joined the executive team. Matt will be overseeing all areas pertaining to people, process and culture at Hometeam, and will play a critical partnership role with the CEO regarding future growth and direction. The company has also strengthened its healthcare and technology expertise at the leadership level with the addition of Julie Stern to the role of Chief Technology Officer. Julie will lead all aspects of engineering, product and design.

“I’m thrilled to have Matt and Julie on our leadership team as we drive towards our next chapter at Hometeam,” said CEO and Co-Founder, Josh Bruno. “Matt has built best in class retail businesses with a focus on being customer and employee obsessed, culturally led, operationally focused and technology enabled - resulting in significant scale at Apple, Gap, and Tory Burch. He's one of the industry’s most respected leaders and under his guidance and oversight we will greatly expand our capabilities.” Bruno added, “Julie has a vast amount of experience in building technology-enabled solutions matched by unrivaled industry expertise that will advance our innovation in the technology and product functions. She will be a driving force to help position the company for continued scale in the years to come. I am honored to have both of them join our great mission.”

Matt Marcotte has joined the company as its first-ever President. Matt brings a strong track record of building, scaling and operating businesses by focusing long term strategies around transforming people, process and culture. In his time at Apple, Matt doubled its retail presence in North America while growing the retail team from 10,000 employees to 25,000. As EVP of Direct to Consumer at Tory Burch, Matt led the business to 5x the retail presence globally.

"I couldn’t be more excited to be joining a company whose mission is so clear and team so passionate. Hometeam’s focus on improving the lives of both care recipients and caregivers through incredible personal experiences and innovative use of technology will set us up to transform an industry ripe for change.” said Matt. "I am eager to bring my experience of building and scaling hyper-growth companies to Hometeam, while we fundamentally change what it means to age in this country.”

Julie Stern has extensive experience in healthcare and brings her unique vision of engineering, product and design to Hometeam. Julie was most recently the Chief Technology Officer at Accolade, overseeing all aspects of technology and product operations. Prior to that, Julie was the co-founder and CTO of konciergeMD, which was acquired by Accolade. Julie’s unique vision for creating user centric technology has been consistent throughout her 15+ years in the healthcare industry. At konciergeMD, she focused on creating a more collaborative and engaging relationship between doctors and patients - which was an industry leader in patient engagement. She used the same methodology at Accolade by helping Health Assistants focus on the patient’s most valuable insights to improve the speed and effectiveness of the customer relationship.

"Hometeam has a tremendous vision to transform the home care industry and we believe by introducing technology innovations in partnership with our Caregivers, we will build a best-in-class customer experience," said Julie. "If we better understand the value of the interaction between our Caregivers and patients - we have the opportunity to greatly improve the healthcare industry. I’m excited to assume a role where I can be at the forefront of delivering home care services which are vital for the future of healthcare."

About Hometeam:

Hometeam is revolutionizing how we care for our older adults by empowering the caregivers that make it possible - headquartered in NYC with offices in New Jersey - we are transforming how people age in the comfort of their own home. Hometeam’s approach emphasizes technology-enabled training and communication for the home health aide workforce, personalizing care plans and surrounding our Caregivers with a team to effectively manage the client’s health and wellness.

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Andrew Chomer

Source: Hometeam