Chief Financial Officer
Ali is Movable Ink's resident financial wizard with nearly 20 years of experience in technology, corporate development and finance. As CFO, he leads finance, strategic planning, and investor relations for the company.
Prior to joining Movable Ink, Ali served as Senior Vice President at SecondMarket. Previous to his role at SecondMarket, Byrd was a Vice President at LimeWire. Earlier in his career, he held roles at Lehman Brothers and Microsoft. Ali graduated with an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and a BSE from Duke University.
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Michael is the engineer behind the biggest innovation in email marketing today. One of the most respected hackers in the start-up scene, Michael oversees product strategy, development, and implementation as Movable Ink's CTO.
Prior to co-founding Movable Ink, Michael held senior software development positions at Gilt Groupe and Limewire, managing complex technology projects of massive scale. Michael graduated with a BS in Computer Science from Vanderbilt University and remains an active contributor to Open Source and Ruby on Rails community projects.
Vice President Engineering
Lee is a veteran engineer with broad experience and a track record of success in leading and mentoring agile software development teams. As VP of Engineering for Movable Ink, he oversees all development efforts in building product and business solutions.
Prior to joining Movable Ink, Lee was Managing Director of Weplay East, an online youth sports community. Before Weplay, Lee worked as a Senior Engineer at Oxygen Media and Chyron Corporation. Lee graduated as a double-major in Math and Computer Science at The State University of New York at Stonybrook.
Managing Partner and Co-founder of Contour Venture Partners
Matt is a Managing Partner and Co-founder of Contour Venture Partners and is focused on investments in early stage financial services and SaaS/tech enabled companies. Matt was previously part of the launch team at Promontory Interfinancial Network, a FinTech startup, and before that worked at Red Hat.
Earlier in his career he was at Morgan Stanley within its financial services focused venture capital fund and was a turnaround consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Matt is the founder of a nonprofit organization, StreetWise Partners, and has been a guest lecturer at Columbia Business School.
Director at Intel Capital
Christine Herron is a Director at Intel Capital, where she invests in Internet and digital services companies. At Intel, Christine has led investments including betaworks, E la Carte, Goldbely, Jelli, Movable Ink, and Storenvy.
She previously was an investor at First Round Capital and Omidyar Network, working with companies such as Double Verify, Get Satisfaction, Mint, and Common Sense Media. At Geocapital Partners, Christine funded Netcom and AXON Networks, two key builders of Internet infrastructure. She was also a hands-on operator at Mission Research and NetObjects, and was the founder and CEO of e-commerce SaaS vendor Mercury2. Christine works as an active catalyst for startup teams, and is an enthusiastic advisor to both 500 Startups and StartX.
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Vivek is leading the charge to make email a more dynamic and relevant communication channel for marketers and consumers. With a background in both sales and product development, Vivek brings a potent combination of engineering talent and business savvy to his role as Movable Ink's CEO.
Prior to co-founding Movable Ink, Vivek headed Eastern North American and EMEA sales for Engine Yard. Earlier in his career, he held senior roles at Blue Martini and Cisco Systems. Vivek graduated with a BS in Computer Science from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Senior Vice President Worldwide Sales
Lisa is a sales executive with over 25 years’ experience building high-performance sales teams. She has expertise in vertical industries and sales of product, SaaS solutions and services. Prior to joining Movable Ink, she was Vice President of Sales for Workfront, a leading Enterprise Work Management SaaS software provider, where she grew revenues 100%+ year over year.
Prior to joining Workfront, Lisa was a sales executive for alteryx, Vice President of Sales for the eastern US for Eloqua, and Vice President of Global Enterprise Sales for Salesforce.com. Lisa was also head of North American and European Sales for Avotus Corporation and held a number of key sales roles at Oracle Corporation, including Global Account Manager, Regional Manager, and Area Vice President. She started her career in Sales and Business Development with Claris Corporation and IBM Corporation. She received her BBA in Management Information Systems from Pace University, Lubin School of Business.
Senior Vice President, General Manager EMEA
Prior to joining Movable Ink, Dragana held senior management positions with some of the largest global brands such as Return Path, Yahoo!, Motorola, Panasonic and NEC, in their email, mobile, Internet and telecoms businesses. She has extensive experience in building and leading European businesses and teams, with a particular focus on start-up, emerging technologies and markets.
Dragana holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Management, UK, and a Master’s in Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering from Belgrade University, Serbia. Her broad management experience includes sales and marketing, client success, partnerships and engineering.
Dragana is a chartered engineer and IET member. In 2013, its inaugural year in London, she became a mentor to TechStars, the #1 technology startup accelerator in the world. Dragana was the finalist of the 2013 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards, SME category, and now a judge.
Chief Marketing Officer
Miles is focused on telling the Movable Ink story to brands that want to create faster, smarter, and more measurable email programs. With over 20 years of experience, he oversees all global marketing efforts including brand development, demand generation, PR, and partnerships.
Prior to joining Movable Ink, Miles was Vice President of Marketing at Shutterstock and held senior positions running e-Commerce, Online Marketing, and B2B Sales for Barnes & Noble. Miles graduated with a BA in History and Political Science from Hampden-Sydney College.
Vice President Northern Europe
Matt is a marketing technology expert with extensive experience working with and for both large corporations and innovative start-ups. As VP of Northern Europe, he is responsible for leading Movable Ink's expansion across the region through strategic new business and customer success initiatives.
Prior to Movable Ink, Matt was one of the founding members of CheetahMail in the UK, where he led client services, and more recently product marketing. Matt graduated from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology with a BSc in Analytical Chemistry.
Vice President Talent
As the VP of Talent for Movable Ink, Louise leads a team responsible for delivering outstanding employee engagement and satisfaction. Louise brings more than 20 years of experience to her position at Movable Ink. She began her career at Deloitte, Ross & Tohmatsu, Deloitte’s very first consulting subsidiary. Holding a leadership position of Northeast Regional Human Resources Director, Louise built an exceptional infrastructure to accommodate the firm’s business strategy.
She was honored with Deloitte & Touche’s Outstanding Contribution Award for her achievements in company culture, growth and employee satisfaction. Most recently, Louise was the Head of HR for Booker Software, a SaaS based company. Prior to that, she was the owner of Elle Sourcing, LLC, a Human Resources Consulting & Recruiting firm that specialized in helping startups build a solid HR foundation as well as bringing top talent to world class management consulting firms in the Technology, Financial and Life Sciences sectors. Louise earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from New York University
Senior Vice President Client Experience
Adam works with the world's leading brands to understand their goals and drive results-focused digital marketing programs. With more than a decade of direct and interactive marketing experience, he ensures that every client succeeds in his role as VP of Client Experience.
Prior to joining Movable Ink, Adam was vice president of client services at Yesmail Interactive. Before Yesmail, he was associate director of client services at Paradysz. Adam graduated with a BS in Marketing and International Business from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.
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