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[ News ] October 21, 2021

Morressier hires new CSO to accelerate growth and global expansion

Morressier hires new Chief Sales Officer to accelerate growth and global expansion for early-stage resarch and academic conferences.

Berlin, Germany, and Washington, D.C., USA

Morressier, the leading virtual conference provider and platform for innovation and early-stage research, today announced the appointment of Trish Hyde as Chief Sales Officer. Hyde will play an instrumental role in supporting the Morressier's rapid growth and global expansion as a part of the management team. 

After receiving an $18M Series A investment round from Owl Ventures in 2021, Morressier is quickly expanding its team to meet the tremendous demand for its virtual conference and content publishing platform. Hyde joins Morressier with decades of experience establishing and scaling business development, sales, and customer success in organizations across a variety of industries, including finance, media, and SaaS. Prior to joining Morressier, Hyde successfully drove hyper-growth and revenue expansion in her senior leadership roles at StackOverflow, Conga, and ATSI.

“It’s rare to find an organization that truly has global impact," Hyde said. "Morressier’s deep desire to deliver a platform that enables timely scientific collaboration and accelerates research breakthroughs is very inspiring, and I’m thrilled to join the team in this exciting growth phase."

Hyde will report directly to Morressier CEO and Co-Founder, Sami Benchekroun, and will work alongside a team of experienced executives and leaders who have been with Morressier for a large part of its growth to date.

"I am delighted to welcome Trish to the Morressier executive team. Her deep SaaS, technology, and industry expertise will play an instrumental role as we rapidly scale our business and work towards our ambitious goals,” said Sami Benchekroun, Morressier Co-Founder and CEO. “Not only is Trish an incredibly knowledgeable and motivated leader, but she is also impact-driven and strongly aligned with our mission to democratize access to knowledge and support global innovation.”

Morressier has grown significantly in the past year, cementing its position as the world’s leading platform supporting virtual and hybrid conferences and content publishing within the academic space. In addition to the new executive hire, Morressier is expanding across all team functions. More information on open positions can be found at


About Morressier

The world’s leading professional and scientific organizations trust Morressier to support their virtual and hybrid meetings, engage their users, and amplify their content. Founded in 2014, Morressier offers its clients a powerful platform, granular data and analytics, and extensive possibilities for revenue generation. At the same time, by increasing access to previously ephemeral content, Morressier helps accelerate breakthroughs and innovation.