Kirstin Marr is head of marketing for Valen Analytics, focused on creating top-of-mind brand awareness and innovative thought leadership to complement Valen’s reputation of going the extra mile for its customers.
Kirstin has a passion for building companies that invent leading-edge technologies to improve customers’ lives and solve the inefficiencies that exist in many traditional marketplaces. In previous roles, she ran business-to-business marketing for internet technology pioneer, ServiceMagic.com (now HomeAdvisor), and launched a consumer brand promoting energy-efficient products for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
Kirstin has a long-standing commitment to philanthropy and community leadership. She was most recently Board President for Colorado MESA, a non-profit that serves underrepresented and economically disadvantaged students to graduate from college and successfully pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Kirstin also co-founded a non-profit to benefit the Teen Lounge at Children’s Hospital Colorado, helping teens enjoy a fun and relaxing space to spend their time while seeking medical treatment. Kirstin is past-president for American Society for Training & Development (Rocky Mountain Chapter), and has volunteered as a mentor for I Have a Dream Foundation as well as several other organizations.