OPEX22 | EHS Operational Excellence Conference

OPEX22 Speaker Bios


Kade Medd

Manager, Strategic Growth
Benchmark ESG
Kade Medd, Strategic Growth Manager at Benchmark Digital Partners LLC (renamed from Gensuite LLC on 1-Jan-2021), has over a decade of experience and leadership in the technology sector and digital solution field, with roles as a Workforce Development Manager establishing partnerships to provide technology-based trainings and internships; and as Marketing Director for a Fintech software solutions firm specializing in capital markets. In his current role at Benchmark Digital, he partners with cross-functional teams to leverage advanced technologies and deliver best-in-class ESG solutions to Benchmark’s subscriber community.

In 2008, Kade received his B.A. in Sociology from Augsburg University (Minnesota) with emphasis in Structure of Organizations, Crime & Deviance, and Studio Art & Design. In 2009, he was the recipient of the Presidential Service Award for his two-year service in AmeriCorps where he held various roles including Safety Officer and provided aid to the Red Cross, Anchorage Boys and Girls Club, Kids Against Hunger and many educational programs around the country. In 2018, he graduated from St. Lawrence College (Ontario, Canada) with a Marketing & Communications Certificate.

Today, Benchmark ESGTM | Gensuite® supports 260+ subscriber companies globally of its cloud-based, best-practices-driven Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) digital business transformation software solutions for operational risk and compliance, sustainability/ESG reporting, and product stewardship. Together, these solutions enable global Benchmark ESGTM | Gensuite® users to foster safe, sustainable work environments and high-performance functional programs worldwide. With best-in-class Mobile capabilities, multi-lingual interfaces, and integrated analytics, Benchmark ESGTM | Gensuite® serves over 1.5 million users in 30+ industry sectors and 120+ countries, supported by a global team located in 11 offices and 9 countries, and headquartered in Mason, OH, USA.