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Codesmith Hires Mike Martin As Its New Chief Marketing Officer & Partner

Codesmith has decided to take its digital marketing capabilities to new levels. In doing that, they have decided to bring in the former Chief Creative Office from Jackson Spalding to run the division. Mike Martin

Mike has spent several years within the digital marketing industry, even started his own digital agency from 2007 – 2015.

Mike’s role as CMO is to enhance what Codesmith provides to it’s digital marketing clients and expand into market viability and “Go to Market” strategies for their products. This is a huge added benefit to the CS clientele as they continue the ongoing effort to determine what products have an audience and which do not.

Mike lives in Dunwoody with his wife Lisa and their three kids Avery, Ellis and Ethan.

Codesmith Hires Jennifer Beck as Partner and New President

Codesmith is pleased to announce its partnership and new hire of Jennifer Beck as President with the firm. This new partnership will help expand Codesmith’s Staffing division reach to MSP and RPO staffing models in addition to the traditional direct hire and contract models.


Jennifer will focus her efforts on growing Codesmith’s Staffing and Marketing within the mid and large company markets.


Codesmith CEO Joey Harris says “Jennifer brings a tremendous amount of executive c-suite experience from the Staffing industry that will help rocket launch Codesmith to new levels within mid-markets. Jennifer’s previously owned agency was acquired, which makes her the perfect fit to lead the Staffing and Marketing business units within Codesmith with that entrepreneur mindset.”


About Jennifer Beck:


Ms. Beck comes from Korn Ferry where she led the Global Interim and Contract Solutions practice. Prior to Korn Ferry, she was chief executive officer of Hire Velocity, a recruitment process outsourcing firm. Ms. Beck founded and grew BHS Hire, a talent acquisition organization, specializing in RPO, contingent labor and executive search for mid-size organizations, which was acquired by Hire Velocity. Previously, Ms. Beck was president and chief executive officer of Impellam North America, a large global recruitment and managed service provider.


Prior to Impellam, she held executive positions with multi-billion-dollar organizations, serving global clients, employees, and board of directors. Ms. Beck is known for growth strategy and execution, innovation solutions, transformation and creating high-client satisfaction. She has been ranked in the top 100 most influential people with the Staffing Industry Analyst organization, is a recipient of the Pinnacle Award, and member of National Association of Professional Women, won HRO Today’s RPO Superstar award many times along with being recognized as a thought leader in the human capital industry. Ms. Beck earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Patricia Stevens College.

Codesmith Dev Acquires the IT Services of White Sunrise

With this accretive acquisition, Codesmith Dev expects to gain a strategic position with new marquee brands and new markets including the sports, education, auto, media, and accounting sectors. With the M&A agreement, Codesmith Dev will bring over all of White Sunrises clients into Codesmith’s existing book of business. The merge is a great fit due to both companies providing similar services to their respective clients and partners. Codesmith Dev is now poised to take its mobile app development solutions to every market vertical. White Sunrise CEO Brent Wierson will continue to be part of the Codesmith Dev organization in a business development capacity. White Sunrise is located in Atlanta Tech Village in Buckhead.

Codesmith Dev CEO Joey Harris says “White Sunrise and Codesmith Dev offer compatible development platforms, processes, and services to our respective clients. This acquisition will enable Codesmith Dev to expand in new markets with the help of executive and operating talent. It has been a pleasure to work with President and CEO Brent Wierson to help expand Codesmith Dev and execute on a shared vision for growth.”

About Codesmith Dev
Established in 2013, Codesmith Dev specializes in client web development and IT Staffing which has helped thousands of companies grow their business. Trusted by Fortune 500s and startups alike, their app development services have helped clients across the globe grow businesses and engage customers.

About White Sunrise
White Sunrise has been around since 2008, specializing in mobile and eCommerce development for our clients. Our ability to solve complex problems and come up with innovative solutions is what we’re known for.