Jennifer Ives is the SVP of Client Partnerships for 3Pillar Global. She is a seasoned business leader with 20+ years of experience working with technology companies to help fuel strategic growth. She has worked with technology companies and global organizations that range in size from venture-backed startups to Fortune 500 companies. She oversees a growing team at 3Pillar that works with a diverse portfolio of clients from a variety of industries including security, media, information services, and big data.
Jennifer began her career as a geospatial engineer at a high growth tech company and has continued to work at the intersection of technology, business, and people since. Most recently, she was SVP of North America at the Top Employers Institute. Prior to that, she led strategic growth at LiveSafe, a tech startup that developed an enterprise-class mobile safety communications platform that is now used by universities, the military, and organizations around the world. She also spent more than 10 years as Director of Business Investment for Arlington Economic Development, where she was responsible for designing and executing one of the most successful innovation-based economic development clustering strategies in the country.
Jennifer holds degrees from the University of Virginia and George Mason University. She and her husband have two children and live in Arlington, Va.