Our Executive Team|
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Over his 25 years as a technology entrepreneur, Tom has built and led several highly profitable, industry-defining companies. Always a passionate champion of disruptive technologies, Tom began his career as an associate at BCG, where he was immersed in the shift to “big box” retail. He later served as president of Ticketmaster.com (LYV), where he helped lead the transition to online ticketing. Then, as CEO of Ancestry.com, he built one of the Internet’s first and largest online content subscription businesses. Today, as CEO of Experticity, Tom leads us in pioneering a new influencer-marketing category that’s transforming retail commerce. He’s devoted to our mission of creating a better buying experience for brands, retailers and consumers through a large network of authentic influential experts who make trusted recommendations.
CHIEF CUSTOMER OFFICER
Dennis leads the client success and client services divisions that support the more than 850 brands partnering with Experticity. He joined us as co-founder and CEO of ReadyPulse, a company he led the from its initial investment and first customers to an award-winning, industry-leading influencer-marketing platform that’s now part of Experticity. Prior to leading ReadyPulse, Dennis spent his career scaling subscription businesses like Moxie Software, Gartner and BR Printers known for delivering trusted insights on demand.
CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER
Kevin leads the marketing and creative services teams at Experticity. Before joining us he was the global head of creative and brand strategy at Pinterest and previously worked at the Facebook Creative Shop in New York City, where he developed some of the most successful campaigns in digital advertising. Kevin has also held marketing roles at Google and Microsoft. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Utah and his MBA from MIT.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, BRAND & MARKETING
Inga Johnson has spent her career championing the power of both data and brand advocates. Before joining Experticity in 2012, she led marketing for companies like Columbia Sportswear and Ancestry.com. At Experticity, she leads the growth of our network of passionate category experts and retail influencers, and has grown it to be the largest in the world.
VICE PRESIDENT, STRATEGY
Greg leads strategic projects that bring together the business, product and engineering departments at Experticity. He started his career as a researcher and software developer, building machine-learning and augmented reality systems for medical, mining and industrial-automation applications. After earning his MBA he joined Microsoft, where he held positions in engineering management, product management and business strategy. He was also co-founder and CTO of YouLookFab.com, a popular online fashion community. Greg earned his PhD in electronic engineering at the University of Cape Town and his MBA from INSEAD.
VICE PRESIDENT, ENGINEERING & PLATFORM
Vinod’s specialty is using big data and scalable distributed software to pioneer the synergy between social media networks, social influencer behavior and e-commerce. He’s been building his expertise in data science and developing web-based platforms for over 15 years. Vinod was a co-founder of ReadyPulse, which joined Experticity in 2016. He previously held engineering positions with Amazon and Microsoft.
VICE PRESIDENT, ENGINEERING & APPLICATIONS
Mihir has a rare combination of expansive technical developer skills and a deep understanding of user experience. He was a co-founder of ReadyPulse, now part of Experticity, and previously worked for Microsoft, where he was part of Bing’s integration with Facebook. He also built communications protocols at Alcatel-Lucent. Mihir currently runs the Seattle chapter of the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to improving education for children in tribal regions of India. He earned his MS in computer science from the University of Texas at Dallas.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE & TALENT
Heather began her career managing mergers and acquisitions at a large investment bank in New York City, and had a successful career in private equity for various firms in Boston, Wyoming and Salt Lake City before joining Experticity. Today she leads talent acquisition and development, business intelligence, finance and business development for Experticity.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, SALES
John Reagh brings more than 15 years of successful sales experience to the Experticity team. Before joining us in 2009, he led sales for high-profile tech companies such as Siebel Systems (now Oracle), NetSuite and Infopia. John has built an unstoppable sales engine at Experticity, and has led his team to both meet their goals and increase their quotas every year.
VICE PRESIDENT, PRODUCT
Before joining Experticity, Jeremy held product-management leadership roles at SugarSync and Intuit. As the head of our product division, he leads a team of product managers, project managers and designers that are defining and executing the Experticity application portfolio strategy.