Chairman and CEO
Justyn Howard co-founded Sprout Social and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and President and as a member of our board of directors since April 2010. Mr. Howard has won a number of awards and honors as our Chief Executive Officer, including recognition in Glassdoor’s “Highest Rated CEOs” in 2018 and 2017, where he was ranked No. 3 and No. 1, respectively, for U.S. companies with less than 1,000 employees, winning Built in Chicago’s Moxie Awards CEO of the Year for 2017, and Crain’s Chicago 40 under 40 in the class of 2014. Prior to founding Sprout Social, Mr. Howard held Enterprise Sales roles for Saas Learning Management provider Learn.com. As our founding CEO, our board of directors believes that Mr. Howard’s in-depth knowledge and leadership provide him with the qualifications and skills to serve on our board of directors.
Chairman of the Board