Connecterra Welcomes Kaia Rauen as Customer Success Manager
Dairy tech specialist joins the mission of empowering the dairy industry using Artificial Intelligence.
Dec 19, 2023 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dutch-based dairy software company Connecterra, a leader in using artificial intelligence to deliver insights to dairy farmers and their teams is delighted to announce that Kaia Rauen from Peosta, IA, has joined the company as Customer Success Manager.
In this key role, Kaia will be working closely with dairy farmers, advisors and dairy companies across the US, supporting adoption and use of the Connecterra Platform. She will collaborate with customers, Sales and Product teams, ensuring users get the best value and experience from the Platform.
Kaia graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor’s degree in dairy science. Her extensive experience in the industry includes technical and product support roles in prominent dairy enterprises like GEA Farm Technologies and BouMatic LLC.
In her most recent position at BouMatic, Kaia supported the product dealer network in North America, Asia and Australia with trainings and education. She also played an important role in gathering user feedback and insights to develop and improve their software products. Her drive to build relationships and help solve problems helped develop close connections within the industry, and attending industry events is an important part of her social life.
She is passionate about being involved in all aspects of the industry, serving as a co-chair for the annual fundraiser for her local FFA Alumni Chapter, and networking at World Dairy Expo each fall. Between July and October, you can catch Kaia and her family at a dairy show helping pass along the fun and traditions to the next generation.
“I am thrilled to be joining the Connecterra team and begin the next chapter of my career. I am looking forward to being a part of the continued success of our customer base, while getting to join my passion for both technology, and dairy together.” – Kaia Rauen.
Connecterra is an artificial intelligence company on a mission to empower the dairy industry to become more efficient while reducing impact on the planet. We are headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, with teams in Europe and the United States. Our solution is the Connecterra Platform, which transforms data into intelligent digital experiences and products for farmers, advisors and dairy companies. Our customers and partners include some of the largest global brands in the dairy industry. Our team is a mix of dairy and tech industry veterans who share a vision of a more sustainable future. We come from blue-chip companies like Microsoft, Lely, Nedap, Booking.com and from generations of farm experience. We speak 14 languages and hail from 18 countries. Together we are continual innovators who learn from each other and our customers. We challenge the status quo. We use technology for good. We always put our people first.