MEET THE TEAM.
Founder + CEOChris is a former marketing executive at Whole Foods Market, which he led to become an innovator at the intersection of marketing and payments. Over the past few years, Chris ran some of the first card-linked offers, facilitated Apple Pay’s largest retail partnership and helped execute the fastest-selling daily deal of all time. In his spare time, Chris spends his time playing in the mountains, swimming in live music, dining with his wife and dancing with his kids.
VP of Business Development
John has a 20 year history of bringing well-known brands and consumers together through retail. John has led efforts in consumer insights, new product launches, consumer loyalty programs, and co-marketing programs including card-linked offers. In his spare time John enjoys working out, golfing, coaching his son’s baseball team, and sharing an evening of anything or nothing with his wife.
CTOShawn is the CEO of DVmobile and a serial entrepreneur with more than 25 years experience building successful software and technology companies. The software he has architected is being used by millions of people around the world everyday. His primary passion is building mobile centric solutions that make a difference and improve the quality of life for those who use them. For fun, he loves photography, biking, snowboarding, and kitesurfing.
Marketing DirectorAdam is an award-winning digital marketer and founder of Greenbaum Digital, with experience at national organizations such as LasVegas.com, the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses and Havenly.com. A social media influencer that’s passionate about digital data, Adam is a guru of all things digital marketing. In his spare time, Adam runs iBostonTerrier.com, a site that helps hundreds of dogs in need of life-saving efforts per year.
Business Development AdvisorTom has more than 10 years of senior business development experience in the Payments Industry, and is currently the VP of Business Development at Blackhawk Network. Prior to joining Blackhawk, Tom was a GM for 2 Major League Soccer teams and the COO of another. On the side, Tom loves to spend time at the beach with his wife and two daughters, and is the inventor of the revolutionary performance laces Discits.
Growth + Leadership AdvisorBill has leadership experience at Amazon.com, Whole Foods Market, and several startups, with a common theme of marketing innovation tied to strategy. Bill’s teams have been recognized for their achievements in mobile apps, social media, digital marketing, and ecommerce. Bill follows soccer and is happy to contribute a bit of random trivia when asked.
Operations + Finance AdvisorLarry Jensen is the former President of Leprino Foods Company and now sits on the company’s Board of Directors. A visionary in his industry, Larry was recognized with the National Cheese Institute’s Laureate Award in 2013. Larry is a former Chairman of the National Cheese Institute; Vice Chairman of the International Dairy Foods Association; and a founding Director of the US Dairy Export Council. He currently serves as Chairman of the Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy and Board Director of the GenYouth and the Leprino Foods Company Foundations. In his spare time, Larry enjoys reading about US History, traveling and gardening.