Mobile Doorman, the industry innovator of custom-branded apartment apps, welcomed long-time software product manager Kara Bubb this week as the company’s first VP of Product Development. Kara will oversee and be the main driver for the evolution of Mobile Doorman’s industry-leading series of custom resident apps.

"I am so excited to be joining such an amazing team of industry and technology experts who love what they do, and most importantly, love solving real problems for our customers,” said Kara.

Based in Madison, Wis., Bubb joins Mobile Doorman with 10+ years of product management experience in the software industry, including management roles at the enterprise software company WTS Paradigm and Widen Enterprises. Kara is also a fixture in Madison’s product community, founding and organizing the meetup ProductTank Madison.

In addition to overseeing the evolution of the Mobile Doorman app portfolio, Bubb will drive the implementation of recently-launched features within the company’s series of industry-leading custom apartment apps, including: 

  • Corporate Housing: Empowers multifamily communities to track, communicate & welcome corporate tenants via their custom resident app.
  • Survey Functionality: Receive resident feedback to custom & targeted questions, pushed directly to their phones.
  • Emergency Calling: Allows for streamlined communication for urgent matters with an emergency maintenance contact system.
  • Events RSVP: Enables residents to view full details for upcoming events, RSVP and add events to their personal calendars.

“The product will continue to evolve through a deeper understanding of the needs of residents, managers and multifamily owners,” added Bubb. “My goal is to continue building user-friendly solutions for residents, and help communities better communicate, understand, and make decisions based on residences' engagement, all while maintaining the extreme ease-of-use that the app has today.”

To learn more about today’s announcement and the new features mentioned above, or what Mobile Doorman can do for your apartment community, visit or email to schedule a demo today.

About Mobile Doorman:

Mobile Doorman specializes in developing custom, white-label apps for apartment and condominium communities across the U.S. Our mission is to improve how residents interact with their properties with a convenient, user friendly tool that helps them live smarter while helping property owners manage better, improve retention, and boost their bottom line through nexgen technology. For more information, visit