KW announces chief innovation officer hire, partnership with Placester

Josh Team has big plans for the franchisor's technology offerings
  • Former RAPP chief innovation officer Josh Team has joined Keller Williams, with plans to overhaul eEdge.
  • The franchisor is partnering with Placester to provide "core plumbing" for tech changes needed.

By the end of 2014, Keller Williams will be beta testing what the company is calling the “next evolution” of its eEdge software platform. Big words from the franchisor. What exactly do they mean, though? Well, KW has hired the former chief innovation officer for Rapt, one of the most notable direct marketing companies on the planet, Josh Team.