SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 7, 2022-- Lattice, the leading provider of people success software for businesses with people-first cultures, today announced that Cara Brennan Allamano is joining the company as its first Chief People Officer. Cara brings more than 20 years of human resources and leadership experience to the role with a focus on scaling HR operations, recruiting, and learning & development at fast-moving, global companies. Cara will lead Lattice’s global People team, including talent acquisition, onboarding, learning and development, HR business partners, total rewards, and diversity, equity and inclusion.
“Lattice’s people-first approach has created the foundation for a world-class company culture,” said Cara Brennan Allamano. “After seeing the impact the product has on unlocking key understanding to enable people managers and HR leaders to more effectively build and strengthen employee success within the organization, I’m excited to join the team at this pivotal stage as we define what the future of work will be.”
“Today the perception of people management within organizations is shifting from a purely operational function to a strategic partner,” Cara continued. “Lattice’s growth during this time has been a testament to their understanding of the roles of both employee success and culture within successful companies and I’m thrilled to be part of the next chapter.”
Most recently, Cara was the Senior Vice President at Udemy, where she led the company through substantial global growth and recent IPO. In addition to founding PeopleTech Partners and StartupHR, Cara has held human resources leadership positions at Planet, Pinterest, and Adobe.
“Cara has a long history of building people-first cultures, and we’re really lucky to have her joining the team at Lattice to help us build the type of company our products promise to help our customers build,” said Lattice co-founder and CEO, Jack Altman. “In addition to using her expertise as we continue to scale our team, we’re thrilled to tap her for deeper insights into the HR tech landscape as we continue to expand Lattice’s products and features through the employee lifecycle.”
Cara has hit the ground running since joining Lattice, which is currently hiring roles across Product, Engineering, Sales, and more to build out its remote-first hybrid workforce. View all open roles on the Careers page.
Lattice is the People Success Platform that brings together all of the tools, workflows, and insights to help organizations develop engaged, high-performing employees and winning cultures. By combining continuous performance management, employee engagement surveys, compensation management, and career development tools into one connected solution, Lattice can deliver powerful people analytics used by HR and People teams to drive impactful business outcomes. Ranked on the Inc. 500 Fastest-Growing Private Companies list two years in a row, Lattice serves over 4,250 customers worldwide including Slack, Cruise, and Reddit.