Barry Watkins

Chief People Officer at Helpful Engineering

Barry Watkins is the Chief People Officer at Helpful Engineering. Barry has held this position since April 2020. Prior to that, they were the VP of Business Operations and Co-Founder at from March 2019 to April 2020. From December 2017 to January 2019, they were the Chief Community Officer and Head of Operations at Barry was also the Director of Operations and Chief of Staff at Brock Pierce for President from July 2020 to October 2020. From February 2019 to June 2020, they were the COO, Chief Product Officer, and Co-Founder at CrossWorlds Studios.

Barry Watkins has a BA in Motion Picture/Television from the University of California, Los Angeles.

They are on a team with Jelena Ivanjac - Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, James Butler - COO, and Senaka Balasuriya - CTO. Barry Watkins reports to Benjamin Treuhaft, CEO.


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  • Chief People Officer

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