Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Day is an Entrepreneur, Co-Founder, and CEO in numerous technology startups, leading to acquisitions by Fortune 100 companies including Comcast, Time Warner, and Motorola. Christopher was also the co-founder and Managing Principal of Navidar Group, an investment banking firm focused on M & A for tech companies.
These experiences over the past 20 years, with the growth of the internet, mobile and big data, were the catalyst for Christopher’s interest in helping to solve the problem of companies wasting incredible amounts of money trying to figure out how to effectively deploy marketing spend to drive revenue.
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Shawn Schwegman is an Entrepreneur, Co-Founder, CEO, CMO, CTO, and advisor for more than a dozen startup companies and countless top brands. Previously, Shawn was the VP of Marketing and CTO for Overstock.com, which grew from $3M to over $800M in 5 years. As CMO of ChaCha, Shawn was responsible for growing customer base from 12M monthly visits to over 80M monthly visits in 2 years, catapulting ChaCha to a top 50 website and top 5 mobile property.
Shawn has advised companies including Sally Beauty, Target, NewEgg, eToys, Cisco, Overstock, Costco, and countless others with online marketing and growth strategy.
Chief Revenue Officer
Julie Lyle is an inspired visionary focused on results. Julie served as the Chairman of the Board for the Global Retail Marketing Association and was previously CMO for companies including Walmart, Raytheon, Prudential, Pamida, and HHGregg. She has a record of growing sustainable profits for public and private enterprises, including Fortune 1000, private equity, startups and turn-around businesses worldwide. She is a hands-on entrepreneur with global, multicultural expertise.
Julie is one of the most accomplished marketers on the planet and supremely focused on helping companies solve their greatest marketing challenges.
Tyler Foxworthy is a mathematician and computational scientist working on a wide range of problems in machine learning and marketing analytics. His research is largely focused on the development of high performance algorithms for natural language processing, complex networks, and predictive modeling. Tyler’s previous experience includes leadership and research roles in academia, biotech, and management consulting. Tyler has been a speaker at international scientific and mathematics conferences, including the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
Quite simply put, Tyler is wicked smart and incredibly focused on improving the DemandJump experience.
Chief Financial Officer
Jim Zaloudek has nearly 30 years of finance, executive management, operational management and mergers & acquisition experience. Jim gained his experience from 17 years in software, hardware and telecom coupled with 12 years of public accounting experience after his graduation from Butler University. In 2005, Jim joined T2 Systems and was responsible for multiple divisions, and three equity rounds (+$230m) during a period of significant growth. Executive responsibilities include finance, operations, M&A, BPO, investor relations, legal and HR in a balanced, strategic approach.
Jim is excited about the team and technology at DemandJump and the company’s mission to solve the greatest challenges facing marketers today.
Senior Software Architect
Brad Wilson is a seasoned software architect with over 17 years of development experience. Thirteen of those years were spent at Eli Lilly and Company and Interactive Intelligence where he built secure, scalable enterprise class software platforms. Since then, Brad has worked with multiple start-ups providing technical leadership, software architecture and raw development horsepower building complex systems from the ground up.
Brad is skilled at identifying, developing, and implementing technology for data intensive, high performance applications built with modern frameworks.