August 9, 2021
Whiteboard has elevated seasoned engineer Luke Golden to VP of Platforms & Technology leading a team that specializes in creating complex digital solutions including large custom websites, mobile apps, and software.
Golden joined the company in 2018 as a lead software engineer and has remained a hands-on leader, partnering with brands such as Chick-fil-A, Gifts for Good, NCR, Compassion International, Purposity, Tennessee Aquarium, and Praxis. At Whiteboard, he has helped launch dozens of ventures and holds a track record of distilling organizational challenges and creating technology that remains human-centered.
“Not only is Luke a one-of-a-kind engineer, he is a one-of-a-kind leader advocating for clarity over confusion, discernment over trends, and long-term vision over short-term constraints,” said Taylor Jones, Co-Founder and CEO at Whiteboard. “His contributions to our mission, our clients and our team are truly significant.”
“I’m honored to be able to serve and be a leader at Whiteboard. It’s rare that you find a company that truly cares about both their employees and their clients,” said Golden. I’m very excited to be able to enter into a new season while continuing to use my skills and insight to further the common good.”
With offices in Chattanooga and Atlanta, Golden will help lead Whiteboard’s growth in Nashville, Tennessee. Whiteboard currently occupies space in Nashville at Eleven Willow, a community of freelancers, entrepreneurs, and startups.
Prior to joining Whiteboard, Golden served as Vice President of Development at Smart Furniture, one of the very first direct to consumer furniture eCommerce shops. He has over 15 years of professional software engineering experience and over 5 years of leadership experience.
Whiteboard is an award-winning creative agency and Certified B Corporation empowering visionaries to lead meaningful brands. Across all facets of the internet—websites, apps, branding, marketing automation—their team helps lead digital transformation, end-to-end. Since 2010, Whiteboard has served more than 300 organizations around the world including Airbus, Chick-fil-A, Google, NCR, Preemptive Love Coalition, Last Mile Health, and more.