Josh Orum is an operating partner with over 15 years of marketing experience working with enterprise software and technology companies including Google, Cloudera, and Intel. He is experienced in all aspects of marketing as well as certain facets of software product design. At Spotlight, Josh is involved in portfolio companies’ marketing functions, where he has designed and helped implement sophisticated marketing campaigns encompassing thought leadership and lead generation programs. Additionally, Josh works with portfolio companies’ product managers to ensure alignment of marketing strategies and product roadmaps and with engineering teams to optimize user experience. Prior to joining Spotlight, Josh led Loud Dog, a San Francisco-based branding agency focused on helping organizations develop compelling brands that forge emotional connections with their customers. At Loud Dog, he led client engagements focused on brand definition, market strategies, digital marketing, UI/UX, SEO and SEM strategies, lead generation, and product launches.
Josh is involved with La Casa de las Madres, San Francisco’s premier advocate for survivors of domestic violence, and he is on the Board of Trustees of Killing My Lobster, the Bay Area’s leading sketch comedy organization. Josh graduated from Claremont McKenna College, where he earned a BA degree in Government and History.