Matt Joens, Customer Success Lead

Matt Joens

Customer Success Lead

Matt joined MākuSafe in June of 2019 with 11 years of professional experience. Three of which in Safety/Loss Control for a heavy highway/bridge building company based in Des Moines and then eight years of experience in the world of 3rd party recruiting where he served as a Sr. Account Executive focusing on building relationships with manufacturers across the state of Iowa.

During his time in the safety world, he spearheaded a partnership with federal OSHA and the general contractor on a $40MM, Interstate 80 bridge project in western Iowa. With loss control being his primary focus, he developed relationships with project superintendents, foremen and laborers to ensure site safety remained a top priority and provided training to laborers and operators. He was also able to obtain his OSHA 10hr and OSHA 30hr certifications as well as a tower rescue certification.

Matt was born and raised in central Iowa and graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Industrial Technology.

In his spare time Matt enjoys anything outdoors including: biking, water skiing, wakeboarding, snowboarding and hunting. Matt has been married to his wife, Katie, since 2010 and is the proud father to one daughter (Skylar) and one son (Nolan).

About MākuSafe

MākuSafe was formed by a powerful team of software, hardware and data engineers in an effort to prove that workplaces around the globe can be made safer by gathering environmental data around workers WHILE they work. Using analytics and machine learning technology we can turn that data into predictors so that accidents can be stopped before they happen.