The Software Agents is a new podcast series sponsored by CloudBees. Each week we bring you leaders from many fields applying software to reimagine them for the new world under construction.
Our first guest this week is Will Hayes, CEO of Lucidworks. His company powers search for major retailers among others. Will tells us how in the months since lockdowns began, most brands’ online stores went from just one of many sales channels to their flagship presence. How does his company’s software let them bring their unique in-store experience and expertise to online customers? Will also talks a bit about his personal journey as one of the few Black CEOs in Silicon Valley.