Kyle Reissner is a connector, innovator and persuader that loves technology. Kyle has more than 20 years of diverse industrial product management and marketing experience, which has allowed him to grow into key leadership roles where he’s been responsible for industrial software strategy, lean startup software developments and global marketing campaign execution across various industrial companies. He’s led and been a part of teams that have delivered more than 10 new software products and digital tools, he holds 17 patents (co-inventor) and has globally launched numerous marketing campaigns while at large corporations and smaller startup companies.
Kyle currently serves as Digital Customer Experience Leader at Rockwell Automation, the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information. In this role, he is responsible for defining and executing an enterprise vision/strategy to drive a digital experience for customers that is connected, intuitive and personalized across their full life cycle. He’s previously had roles at Rockwell Automation where he’s lead a lean startup software product development team and was responsible for the company’s product mobile app software strategy.
Prior to Rockwell Automation, Kyle served as a Global Marketing Director of Automation Software at GE Intelligent Platforms. In this role, he was responsible for delivering the global marketing plan to drive pipeline generation as was involved with many new product launches.
In addition to being a JumpStart mentor, he also serves as a volunteer adviser and board member with The Flood Sisters Kidney Foundation of America (NY, NY), a 501c3 company, and helps spread awareness of living organ donation by connecting those in need to altruistic donors.
Kyle is a graduate of St. Clair College in Ontario Canada, where he earned a diploma in Mechatronics Engineering.