Former Skype executive named president of POP

Mobile crowd-solving application platform POP has named technology industry veteran Lee Ott as the new company president.

He has also been appointed to the board of directors.

Ott comes to POP as the former Partner Director of Product Management at Skype, where he was responsible for the vision and planning of Skype´s core assets including the video experience, messaging experience, content and advertising, and Skype for Android and Skype for iOS.

POPin is a crowd-solving mobile platform that helps organizations harness the power of people by bringing new ideas and viewpoints into focus to make initiatives succeed. The app leverages crowdsourcing and crowd-solv­ing to meet specific business challenges and provide a common voice for collaboration. POPin also offers SaaS, web interfaces and dedicated engagement managers to deliver timely and innovative impacts to relevant corporate objectives.