At DocAuto, we pride ourselves on the unmatched technical expertise and business savviness of our team members.

Most of us have walked a mile (or two) in your shoes, and we have a unique understanding of the pressures and frustrations you face every day. It is what makes us so good at what we do, which is helping organizations like yours solve their toughest ECM challenges. We believe it is this unique combination of expertise and real-world experience that has made us one of the ECM industry’s leading solutions provider today.

David Kiefer

Chief Executive Officer

DocAuto is led by David Kiefer, a licensed attorney and software industry veteran. With nearly 30 years of experience with ECM systems in regulatory-rich industries, such as the legal community, David has a unique understanding of the challenges IT and business leaders face with their ECM platforms. In fact, it was this understanding and empathy that drove him to create DocAuto and develop its comprehensive suite of ECM-enabling solutions. As the chief software architect and customer champion, David has built one of the most successful businesses in the industry, serving more than 600 organizations across 20 countries. David’s passion for what he does has resulted in many published articles and guidelines for Matter-Centric system design, email management, security, analytics, artificial intelligence, and the application of advanced technologies to content management. David is a graduate of the University of Chicago and Chicago-Kent College of Law.

Lauren F. Kiefer

Chief Operating Officer

Lauren Kiefer, COO and co-founder of DocAuto, has more than 20 years of experience in the ECM technology field. Prior to founding DocAuto, she was a practicing attorney and her experience working in law firms helped form the vision of DocAuto. Lauren is a graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law, and is a licensed attorney in multiple jurisdictions. Lauren is also an active community advocate, having served as Board Chair of Georgia Shakespeare and now serving on the Board of Directors of the Alliance Theatre. She also serves on the Advisory Boards of Oglethorpe University, the Dave Nee Foundation, and the Marcus Autism Center. Lauren is a member of the Leadership Atlanta Class of 2013, and the Arts Leaders of Metro Atlanta Class of 2014.

Ben Firth

Head of UK Operations

With more than 10 years of experience in the information technology industry, Ben specializes in iManage Work and SharePoint solutions and has extensive experience in technical training, implementations, business development, and the management of sales channels. As the Head DocAuto of UK Operations, Ben uses his high energy and passion for all things IT to address client needs, expand the UK team, and continue to grow DocAuto’s presence across the region. Ben is a graduate of Sheffield Hallam University, obtaining his BSc (Hons) Degree in Business Information Systems.

Mark Maimone

Senior Vice President of Sales

Mark Maimone has more than 20 years of sales and sales management experience specializing in strategically leading organizations through periods of dynamic growth. Prior to DocAuto, Mark utilized his sales management experience to increase demand generation, manage marketing ventures, and develop new hybrid products to better serve client’s needs. As the Vice President of Sales, Mark puts his passion for complex sales environments to use by leading the DocAuto sales team and expanding DocAuto’s presence across diverse industries. Mark is a graduate of Georgia State University, obtaining his Bachelor Degree in Operations Management while working full time.

Laurie Douglas

Vice President of Marketing

With more than 20 years of strategic marketing experience, Laurie Douglas is an accomplished marketing professional with a proven track record of helping emerging technology companies successfully launch new products, expand into new markets, and grow market share globally. Prior to DocAuto, Laurie has held marketing leadership positions across a broad range of industries from agile project management and healthcare technology to financial services. She is known for creating integrated brand awareness, thought leadership, demand generation, public relations, and channel development programs that drive significant results. Laurie is a graduate of Miami University with a degree in Journalism.