Nextbite, a leader in digital restaurant management, today announced that Silicon Valley veteran Vikram Raghavan will join the company as Chief Digital Officer. Formerly Chief Product Officer of Overstock and Chief Technology Officer of C3 (Cultural Manufacturing), Raghavan brings advanced technology, ecommerce and virtual reality technology to Nextbite. In this new role, he will focus on innovation and digital marketing and related technologies.
With more than 15 years of leadership experience at Amazon, Overstock and Singlecare, he brings expertise in rapidly growing companies and brands to Nextbite. Raghavan most recently served as the Chief Product Officer / Chief Technology Officer of C3, the company behind brands like Krispy Rice and Umami Burger. At the time he was Chief Product Officer at Singlecare and overstock.com, has built and managed various marketing agencies, multi-channel marketing, and data science organizations, while also developing sales channels.
“There has been a shift in how food is produced and distributed by restaurants, and the customer base is changing, but it’s still a very fragmented market,” said Vikram Raghavan, Chief Digital Officer of Nextbite. “Nextbite is the first to win the restaurant market because of its technology, marketing and operations teams, and their deep understanding of the restaurant industry. I am excited to participate in the development of the company’s technology and direct marketing.”
Silicon Valley developer, Raghavan he has many years of experience in developing marketing and technology development for companies large and small. In his roles at Singlecare and Overstock, he built and managed its marketing strategies, multi-channel marketing, data science organizations, and strategic initiatives.
“Vikram is the perfect leader to lead us through the next phase of innovation and growth, with a proven track record of success with the ecommerce and technology industries and is now a well-known company,” said Alex Canter, CEO and co-founder. Nextbite.
Nextbite is helping to drive and transform the new digital era of the restaurant industry. A restaurant leader and innovator in online order management, the company is focused on helping restaurant partners successfully enter the digital restaurant space with innovation. digital-first menu, using underutilized people and kitchen power, increasing margins and costs. Originally founded as Ordermark in 2017, Nextbite meets the demands of underserved kitchens through technology, data and service. Headquartered in Denver and Los Angeles, Nextbite has raised more than $150M, with its most recent round led by SoftBank. Find out more at nextbite.ioand follow us Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.