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Spave Welcomes Alex Ross as Chief Technology Officer — Driving Innovation in Consumer FinTech

January 8, 2024|by Spave

Spave, the pioneering consumer financial app seamlessly integrating philanthropy and savings with everyday purchases, proudly announces the appointment of Alex Ross as the new Chief Technology Officer. In this pivotal role, Ross will lead the technical vision and execution of Spave's flagship mobile and web applications, reinforcing the company's dedication to innovation and user-centric solutions.
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Stepping into this leadership role was the natural step for Ross. “As the father of four teenagers, a marathon runner who supports a nonprofit that helps people get back on their feet and a digital marketer for the Denver Colfax Marathon, Spave checks all my personal and professional boxes,” said Ross.

With a proven track record in leading digital transformation efforts, as Chief Technology Officer, Ross will make crucial decisions about the technology stack, deployment platforms, and development tools driving Spave's product forward. Ross brings expertise in mobile application development for both Android and Apple ecosystems, coupled with a deep understanding of web-based application development and cloud solutions.

"As an award-winning consumer financial app, having a leader join our team who not only possesses incredible technical expertise but is equally dedicated to merging philanthropy and savings with everyday purchases is the sweet spot,” shares Susan Langer, CEO and Founder of Spave. “Alex’s professional proficiency coupled with his commitment to our mission will be invaluable in ensuring that our products continue to meet the highest standards of user experience and security practices."

Spave is a pioneering consumer financial app committed to transforming lives through the seamless integration of philanthropy and savings. Centered on financial inclusivity and social impact, Spave empowers users to shape their financial destinies while actively contributing to causes they care about. Spave – a product of rural innovation - is proud to be female founded, with a focus on social impact. The app is available for download on both the App Store and Google Play. For additional information, visit