Corporate Communications app for iPhone, iPad and Android – theCOMMSapp

Meet the Team

Jeff Corbin, Founder. theIRapp and theCOMMSappJeff Corbin
Founder/Chief Executive Officer

As a public and investor relations consultant for the past 15 years, Jeff Corbin is pioneering the use of technology in the communications industry as the founder of APPrise Mobile, a business-to-business/enterprise native app platform-as-a-service (PaaS) that includes theIRapp® (for public companies), theEMPLOYEEapp® (a secure employee communications mobile portal), theCOMMSapp™ (for external communications), theCONFERENCEapp™ (for investor, analyst and other conference and event communications), and theFUNDSapp™ (for mutual, hedge, private equity and asset management funds).

Jeff is the author of Investor Relations: The Art of Communicating Value.  As a communications consultant, he has worked with hundreds of private organizations as well as NASDAQ and NYSE listed companies.  Through this experience, he understands how organizations communicate with their targeted audiences, how these audiences consume information as well as the importance of technology to facilitate the direct connection between a company and its audience.  This has guided the development of the APPrise Mobile technology platform.

Jeff is regularly quoted in the media on the subject of investor relations and social media, as well as on mobility and communications. He has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, MarketWatch, Fortune, IR Magazine, PRWeek, and Social Media Today.  Jeff has also appeared on CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Fox News Channel and Canada’s Business News Network.

Jeff is a licensed attorney and before changing careers to the communications industry, he practiced securities and bankruptcy law in New York City. Jeff holds a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and a law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He is married to Suzanne and has three children – Jessica, Alexandra and Gregory.  When not spending time with his family or at work, Jeff can be found throwing heavy weights over his head at Empire State Crossfit.  You can follow and connect with Jeff on Twitter @jcorbinIR.


Jason Mayde, Chief Technology Officer - theIRapp and theCOMMSappJason Mayde
Chief Technology Officer

Jason is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the APPrise Mobile family of communications products.

Jason developed the APPrise Mobile platform alongside the Founder, Jeff Corbin. As CTO, Jason is responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the company. He manages the APPrise Mobile development team to ensure the successful execution of the company’s vision through the development, deployment and ongoing maintenance of its various product offerings.

Jason has worked with dozens of public and private companies helping them utilize technology to enhance their communication projects. He brings more than a decade of technology experience to the role including user experience (UX) development, workflow architecture and implementation.


J. Heath Shatouhy, Senior Vice President - theIRapp and theCOMMSappHeath Shatouhy
Senior Vice President, Sales

Heath is the Senior Vice President of Sales for APPrise Mobile and brings 20 years of high-level, consultative sales, human resources and operations experience. His award-winning success is built on clear communication, diligent follow-up and extensive selling experience across multiple industries.

Heath started his career as Director of Human Resources for a mid-sized amusement company before moving into sales and marketing.

Prior to joining APPrise Mobile, Heath was a business consultant selling Human Capital Consulting and outsourced Human Resource Technology services for a Fortune 1000 company. Heath holds a bachelor degree in English from Muhlenberg College and received his certification as a Business Performance Advisor from the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston.

If Heath isn’t selling stuff, he spends his time with his wife Nicole and their three boys –Aden, Holden and Emerson.

The Team

Top: Jeff, Founder/CEO | T.J. Martinez, Marketing & Operations Manager | Josh Dver, Director, Business Development
Bottom: Heath, Vice President, Sales | Stephanie Stuchin, Director, Marketing | Jason, CTO