For an automated background-checking company, “Chief Trust and Security Officer” is as mission-critical as it gets. That’s the title of ‘s newest member, Cory Louie. After beginning his career as a U.S. Secret Service agent, Louie has held variations of “security officer” at WeWork, Planned Parenthood, Dropbox, Google, and the White House.
In a announcing Louie’s arrival at the company, Checkr said that it’s at an inflection point; in any case, it’s been growing. In July 2018, Checkr was running , but now it’s upped that number to 1.5 million, with 10,000 customers on its rolls. For his part, Louie seems to have more in mind than just salient marketing data points, though. In an email interview with VentureBeat, he said, “I have two criteria