People on the move

People on the move is your weekly roundup of hiring and other personnel news.

Ogden— Bank of Utah recently hired Ogden native, Matthew Linford, to serve as relationship manager on the bank’s growing treasury management team at its corporate Ogden branch, 2605 Washington Blvd. For the past five years, Linford worked in business development for Bank of the West, where he partnered with the bank’s commercial and construction lenders to service his clients. He enjoys meeting business owners, learning about their businesses and offering banking solutions to benefit their operations and ventures. Prior to his career in banking, Linford spent eight years as a full-time soccer coach for youth ranging from ages six to college age. He also directed a youth soccer club and continues to coach in his spare time, to give back to a sport that provided many positive memories in his youth. Linford graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in business administration (marketing) from Weber State University. He enjoys participating in a variety of outdoor activities.

Salt Lake City— Leading aerial imagery company Nearmap announced today that it has named Jeff Adams as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). In his role as CRO, Adams is responsible for all revenue generation at Nearmap, specifically creating integration and alignment between all functions, including sales, marketing, customer support, pricing, and revenue management. Adams is a master motivator and has a proven track record of empowering team members as individuals to help them excel personally and professionally. His experience in leadership, operations, marketing, international market expansion, sales, and team building will be invaluable as he transitions to his new role and inspires his teams toward even greater success. Prior to joining Nearmap, Adams was the CRO at BambooHR, where he helped align the various disciplines within the organization; leading to a dramatic increase in revenue. Over the course of his career, he’s led sales and business development aspects for some of the biggest and most recognizable global brands, including Pluralsight, Datamark, Sun Microsystems, and Franklin Covey. Adams received his Bachelor of Arts from Weber State University and is currently a Board Member at Utah Valley University T&C Dean’s Advisory Board.