Meet Polis

Polis makes interactions personal and meaningful again. By knowing our neighbors and learning about them as individuals we’re better able to connect them with the issues, companies and organizations that matter to them.

At Polis, we’re reinventing how people communicate, one door-knock at a time.

Discover how Polis is revolutionizing door-to-door outreach using smart technology, targeted data and top-tier partnerships.

Smart 
Technology
Polis builds sleek software which leads to measurable results.
  • Track your users’ progress
  • Automate cumbersome tasks so you can spend more time measuring results than setting up campaigns.
  • Use smart routing to get knocks done faster and more efficiently.
  • Eliminate the frustration of spending your valuable time with hard to use canvassing software.
Targeted Data
Tested and proven leads to maximize your sales success.
  • Identify qualified leads in any location of your choice.
  • Get to know the consumer before knocking on a door.
  • Use cutting edge analytics to better understand your customers and increase the success of your sales/canvassing teams.
Top-Tier Partnerships
Consultative team with the knowledge and expertise to take door-to- door outreach to the next level.
  • Access help documents, best practices, and insights gleaned from 10M+ door knocks.
  • Utilize individual access to our best in industry business development and customer success teams.

Polis was founded in July 2015. The company has received venture funding from Walnut Venture Associates, Right Side Capital Management, TechStars and New Profit.

Leadership

  • Kendall Tucker
    Founder, CEO

    Prior to founding Polis, Kendall was a consultant at Parthenon-EY where she advised the executives of multi-national corporations and Fortune 500 companies. She received her B.A. from Columbia University and attended the University of Oxford. Kendall has been featured in Forbes, TechCrunch, the Washington Post and the Boston Globe.

  • Brett Nielsen
    VP of Business Development

    Brett comes to Polis by way of BestCompany.com (formerly known as SkyRocket Media) where he was responsible for overseeing strategic and long-term growth partnerships. Before that, Brett was an avid campaigner and a successful door-to-door sales representative. Brett has a B.A. from Utah Valley University and an M.A. from Kings College London.

  • Adam Krapish
    Director of Product

    With over 15 years of experience as a product manager, Adam has worked at several early stage startups to help them focus their strategy and grow. Prior to joining Polis Adam was Head of Product at Springboard Retail and VP Product at StructuredWeb. He received his BS in Finance from Villanova University.

  • Eric Nielsen
    Account Executive, Politics

    Eric has a long history of SaaS sales and canvassing of all kinds. He works with political and advocacy groups at Polis, and with an extensive background in SaaS sales and politics, it is a dream come true that he gets to work with the best of both worlds now. Eric studied Political Science at Utah Valley University, has a passion for politics, his family and sports of all kinds.

  • Ryan Haag
    Account Executive, Energy

    Ryan graduated from Utah Valley University with a degree in Behavioral Science which is where he developed a passion for improving communication and relationships. He has spent the past 20+ years in sales organizations of all shapes and sizes. Ryan has extensive tech and data experience with Lucid Software and Domo and loves helping companies use data to improve processes and increase revenue. In his spare time Ryan loves exploring the Utah mountains with his wife and kids.

  • Anjali Merchant
    Full Stack Engineer

    Anjali graduated with a B.A. from Middlebury College and M.S. from Yale University. After working as a technology consultant, Anjali studied full-stack software engineering at the Grace Hopper Program, an all women programming school.

  • Ndaba Ndebele
    Software Engineer

    Ndaba has diverse experience in software and web development, working for companies like Succinct Design, Charisma Jalapeño Digital and doing freelance development. Ndaba received a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Cape Town.

  • Abhiruchi Karwa
    Software Engineer

    Abhiruchi received her B.E in Computer Science and Engineering from GCOE, Aurangabad and is working on her M.S. in Computer Science at Northeastern University.

  • Marcos Bozza
    Technical Lead

    Marcos is a director at SMT Solucoes and a former co-founder of Taggs. Before that he consulted at the Advus Corporation and he received his B.S. in Computer Engineering at the University of São Paulo.

  • Giovane Mocellin
    Full Stack Engineer

    Giovane has experience with front and backend development, having received his B.S. in Computer Science at the University of São Paulo. He has been working with Polis since February 2018.

  • Arthur Mazer
    Android Developer

    Arthur is an Android developer at SMT Solucoes. Before working for Polis, he worked for Vistajet, a global business aviation company. He has a Bachelors of Engineering from the Federal University of São Carlos.

Our Advisors

  • Chris Jenny
    Senior Advisor, Parthenon-EY, Chairman at Jennus Innovation
  • Dan Adams
    Co-Founder/CTO, Ground Signal
  • Matt Waldrip
    Senior Advisor, Solamere Capital and Senior Finance Advisor, Speaker Paul Ryan
  • Nicco Mele
    Director, Shorenstein Center at Harvard and Former Digital Director, Howard Dean for President
  • Rod Fletcher
    CFO, Jennus Innovation, Former CFO of City Sports
  • Soner Kanlier
    CEO, Jasmine Universe, Former VP of Competitive Energy at DNV GL

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