As SVP of Sales, Restaurants, Ben leads all merchant customer facing functions. With over 15 years of sales leadership, predominantly serving restaurant and retail verticals at companies like Yelp and Postmates, he is dedicated to the growth of SoundHound’s evolving Restaurants business. He aims to accelerate the deployment of technology and innovation that changes the way consumers interact and transact with businesses. Ben earned his bachelor’s degree in communications from Saint Mary’s College.